|Spartan Charities Services Inc.
- Guides charities to achieve their objectives with maximum effectiveness
- Offers concise practical advice
in a straightforward actionable manner at modest cost
- Deals with the special issues affecting each charity
The charitable sector is a fiercely competitive environment. The successful
charity is frugal, disciplined and dynamic: Spartan.
|Diane Robinson, CEO Parkinsons
Your report was concise and to the point and it helped me a great deal in focusing
on the issues that I must be deal with in order to get results and achieve the
Society’s objectives. I followed your advice and we are making very good progress.
The fact that I could speak with you candidly and have you listen to my concerns
without judgment was of tremendous assistance.
|Yuel Yawney, Borealis Quartet
Working together with Raymond and David provided the Borealis String Quartet
with insightful, illuminating and enlightening information about our organization
and it was quickly and effectively delivered!
|Ruth Langner, General Manager, Prince George Symphony
Spartan analyzed the organization to establish a new
budget that addressed critical revenue gaps and solidified expectations
going forward. I found Spartan's independent, in-depth knowledge
of fund development, budget and priority setting to be extremely
valuable. It has been my pleasure to have worked with Spartan on
Spartan Team Biographies:
David's experience in business and the not for profit sector is extensive. It
includes building new businesses in partnerships and as a sole proprietor, and
the founding in 2006 of Health Arts Society, of which he is Executive and Artistic
Director. Since 1979 he has participated as a board member of many arts organizations
and has also presented concerts himself. Among other citations David Lemon was
the 1996 Edmund C. Bovey Award winner and was conferred an honorary Doctor of
Laws by the University of British Columbia in 1997.
Raymond Aucoin has worked in businesses and for not for profit societies
for twenty years with emphasis on management and financial and information
systems. He has a strong background in music performance as flautist
and pianist. Raymond Aucoin also serves on the board of an arts presenting
organization. He is the General Manager of Health Arts Society.
G Terry Squire (special consultant)
Terry Squire's life-long career in the insurance business included company start-ups
and radical restructuring and culminated in his term as President of the Co-operators
Group, one of the largest Canadian insurance organizations. He has served on
several not-for-profit society boards and continues to serve on a number of insurance