Every project is different. We never solve the same problem twice.

Doing good work demands new approaches that are customized to the unique needs of a given situation. That’s why we work hard to check our assumptions and old habits at the door with each project we undertake, bringing fresh energy and creative solutions to bear.

“David Brotherton is a great listener and a skilled consultant. He is responsive, strategic, and willing to help solve whatever communications challenges arise. ” — Dena Kimball, The Kendeda Fund

Brotherton Strategies has represented dozens of philanthropic, corporate, and civic interests over the past 25 years in fields ranging from education to the environment, community wealth building to gun violence prevention, public health to financial services. Our clients include:

The Atlantic Philanthropies
The Barr Foundation
Better World Books
Board Advocacy Project
Boston Green Ribbon Commission
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Augusta
Building Changes
Casey Family Programs
Center for Effective Philanthropy
Charles and Helen Schwab Foundation
ClimateWorks Foundation
The Committee to End Homelessness in King County
Common Ground
The Communications Network
The Community Foundation for the CSRA
Communities in Schools of Washington State
Conservation Magazine
Counterpart International
The David & Lucile Packard Foundation
Dyna Contracting
The Evelyn & Walter Haas, Jr. Fund
Express Credit Union
Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers
Full Circle
The Fund for a Safer Future
GBS/CIDP Foundation International
Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS
Heising-Simons Foundation
HUB North America
The James Irvine Foundation
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
The Kendeda Fund
The Lemelson Foundation
Marguerite Casey Foundation
Medina Foundation
The Mountaineers Books
Ms. Foundation for Women
The National Trust for Historic Preservation
New School Foundation
Open Impact
The Overlake Hospital Medical Center Foundation
Plymouth Housing Group
Preservation Green Lab
Pride Foundation
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Roots & Wings Foundation
SeaChange Capital Partners
The S.H. Cowell Foundation
Skoll Foundation
Spokane Low Income Housing Consortium
Stanford University “Water in the West”
Strategic Communications & Planning
Thrive by Five Washington
Transformational Partnerships Fund
Unbound Philanthropy
University of Washington
Whatcom Community Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Youth Truth
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