Helping nonprofits make our world better

At Butterflies in Progress (BiP), we help nonprofits work more efficiently and effectively so they can increase their impact and make our world a better place. We work side-by-side with you to develop a plan and implement it so your organization can reach its programmatic goals.

Whether you need a strategic plan, board development, or a capital campaign, we can help!

Management consulting

Is your organization stalled? Do you feel you have significant unrealized potential? Chances are that your management team could use a refresh. We can assist you with becoming “unstuck” and help you refocus and grow your organization with renewed energy and clear results. Give us a call and get started! read more >>

Fundraising consulting

Butterflies in Progress can help you with major donor fundraising, capital campaigns, corporate fundraising, special events, and direct mail. We have successfully assisted organizations with annual budgets ranging from $500,000 to $5 million. read more >>


Cynthia Hurst can provide top-notch training for your group or organization. read more >>

Cynthia Hurst conducts a training in large room for the fundraisers at 22 of Virginia's Community Colleges.
Cynthia Hurst conducts a training for the fundraisers at 22 of Virginia’s Community Colleges. Topic: “Debunk Board Member Misconceptions and Turn Them into Passionate Fundraisers.”