Advancement Advisors Group

With strategy, creativity and integrity, Maureen Mahoney Hill, CFRE, counsels nonprofit clients to help them meet – and often exceed – their fundraising goals. Since starting her consulting practice in 2006, she has helped clients raise $16 million, bringing her career fundraising total to more than $40 million.

As the Founder and Principal, Maureen builds fundraising, communications and marketing capacity in nonprofit organizations. Her practice focuses on board training and development, coaching, planning and strategy development for major and planned gifts as well as fundraising plans, audits and feasibility studies.

A long-time Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE), Maureen added to her credentials by achieving the status of Master Trainer with the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). Her vast knowledge and dynamic style make her a sought-after speaker. Fundraising professionals from around the region always look forward to her annual fundraising trends forecast. Other topics she is frequently asked to address include the role of the board in fund raising, major and planned gifts, individual giving and development audits.

Maureen is an active member of AFP and the Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council. She currently serves on the Executive Committe of the Association of Philanthropic Counsel (APC).

Prior to launching Advancement Advisors, Maureen held positions with a variety of organizations including The Children’s Institute, the Pittsburgh Foundation, Pennsylvania State University and Women’s Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh.

Maureen holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Science from the School of Social Work at the University of Pittsburgh.

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