Consulting Services

Young Associates offers strategic consulting services to organizations in the cultural sector in several core areas, including:

  • strategic financial planning and analysis (longitudinal study of financial trends as a basis for planning);
  • strategic or business plan development (including environmental scans – external and internal – goal setting, strategy development, resource identification);
  • governance review and development for Boards and Committees (bylaw revision, policy development, board handbook creation);
  • cultivation of appropriate financial, operational/administrative, and promotion systems, to adequately support programming, marketing and fundraising activities;
  • development and facilitation of Board Retreats
  • creation of succession strategy for organizations, their Boards and senior staff

Recent Clients include:

Association of Artist Run Centres and Collectives of Ontario (ARCCO)
CARFAC Ontario
Lakeshore Arts
Living Arts Centre (LAC)
Municipal Cultural Planning Inc. (MCPI)
Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG)
Provincial Arts Service Organization (PASO) Coalition


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