About Us

Vincent F. Connelly, President – Connelly & Assoc. Fundraising, LLC

With nearly 35 years of Fundraising experience, Vince has personally directed comprehensive Capital Campaigns, Endowment Campaigns, Major Gifts Campaigns, Feasibility & Planning Studies, Development/Fundraising Audits/Assessments, and Fundraising Staff Searches for local and national clients. Connelly & Assoc. Fundraising has been privileged to work with over 50 clients since the founding of the firm in 2004.

Vince graduated with a B.A. in History from Goucher College, where he also earned a Certificate in Fundraising Management.

Vince was an active Board Member of AFP-MD (The Association of Fundraising Professionals, Maryland Chapter) for almost 20 years, and served as AFP-MD President in 2003 and 2004. He is a past Board Member of the Chesapeake Planned Giving Council (CPGC) and APRA-MD (The Association of Professional Researchers for Advancement, Maryland Chapter), and previously served on the AHP (Association for Healthcare Philanthropy) Mid-Atlantic Regional Cabinet.

He currently serves on the Board of MedStar Harbor Hospital (one of his former clients), the Advisory Board for The Salvation Army of Central Maryland, and the School Board for St. Frances Academy.

When needed, Vince draws upon expert leaders in the areas of Planned Giving, Prospect Research, Direct Mail and Design to assist his clients.