Ackerman-Munson Strategies

Ackerman-Munson Strategies services philanthropic institutions and foundations interested in successful high impact grant making. We offer a range of services to help you meet the needs of your organization or campaign, affordably and professionally.
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Foundation Advisor

Experienced direction can help your organization maximize your effectiveness.
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Grant Administration

Extensive knowledge in all aspects of grant making: letter of inquiry, proposal, fund disbursement and final reports.

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Strategic Review

Determine the best use of your funds with a review of your programs and goals.

Meeting Facilitation

Achieve your desired outcome with our meeting facilitation services.
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Campaign Design

We offer custom campaign design to provide the edge for a winning strategy.


Over the course of her career Sybil Ackerman-Munson has devised strategies worth $45 million for large and small private foundations, individual donors and public charities. She has a J.D. from Lewis and Clark Law School, a Masters Degree from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, and a B.S. from Scripps College.

Sybil has served on numerous boards, task forces and stakeholder groups. She also knows what it’s like to be a grantee. She worked for over ten years at environmental nonprofits prior to her work as a foundation advisor.

Past and Present Philanthropic Clients

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