Vision Philanthropy Group

Bold Asking® is a training program by Vision Philanthropy Group, a full-service philanthropic consulting firm, including development communications, and specializing in health care fundraising. Our counsel is based on decades of direct experience, serving as development professionals in leading medical schools, comprehensive and freestanding cancer centers, complex health sciences centers, community and teaching hospitals, and more. We’ve been where you are now. As a result, we understand the unique challenges you face in generating support for capital and comprehensive campaigns, endowment, new initiatives and underfunded programs.

Our consulting team has worked closely with influential philanthropists, outstanding Boards, innovative leaders, world-renowned faculty, and fundraising shops of all sizes. We’ve learned what works and what doesn’t, where to invest resources, and how to build an engaged and effective team. We share all this with our clients in leading, managing and advising high-performing philanthropy programs – tailoring each to meet your specific requirements and your unique culture.

To learn more about Vision Philanthropy Group, our services, and our unique expertise in health care, visit

Pictured below: VPG conducted the campaign planning study for Williamson Medical Center, an affiliate of Vanderbilt University Medical Center, for a new Children's Hospital and surgical suites. VPG serves as campaign counsel and created all collaterals for, Close to Home - The Campaign for World Class Pediatric and Surgical Care.

Susan led the campaign feasibility study for Bold Science. Life-Changing Cures. The Campaign for Mass. Eye and Ear and serves as campaign counsel. Massachusetts Eye and Ear is a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School. VPG partners created all campaign collaterals and campaign website.