A network of social service agencies and transportation services

2019 Speaker: Mark Goldstein

Raising Funds – from A to Z

Concurrent Session – Option B
Thursday, June 13, 3:15 p.m.





Mark Goldstein, CFRE

President and CEO

Communications Mark

Arden, N.C.


Mark Goldstein, the president and CEO of Communications Mark, is most sought after as an expert proposal writer and project strategist. He is the creator of the Open Communication Fundraising Model, a system that enables all nonprofit agency stakeholders to effectively work together toward organizational and fundraising goals.

Mark has consistently served nonprofits as a staff member, board member or consultant since 1991. He has raised more than $40 million for his clients and employers by obtaining grants for organizations of all types, sizes and locales, particularly for health, human service, community development and technology needs.

Mark is an active member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals of Western North Carolina and the Grant Professionals Association. He has served as a founding board member for a public access television station and for Carolina Public Press. He regularly provides training sessions through a number of venues, including the Duke University Continuing Studies Nonprofit Management program, Alliance for Better Nonprofits, 4Good, and WNC Nonprofit Pathways.