ICF Ironworks delivers practical and sustainable solutions to the challenges facing larger professional membership organizations, trade associations, foundations, and charities. Our teams combine strategy, technology and design expertise with the real-world experience of non-profit veterans to deliver creative and cost-effective means to:
ICF Ironworks has been serving the non-profit and association community since our founding in 2001. We have extensive experience designing, developing and delivering solutions that address the unique needs of the industry, including fundraising, membership, journal publication, meetings management, chapter relations, advocacy, volunteer management, fund accounting, and governance.
We staff our non-profit and association service teams exclusively with experienced consultants, subject matter experts, and industry insiders. These senior consultants developed their skills through years of hands-on experience and by holding senior roles with major not-for-profit entities. Our credentials include Certified Association Executive, (CAE), Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), and active participation in the American Society of Association Executives, N-Ten, and other organizations for non-profits.
ICF Ironworks has been awarded the Gold MarCom Award for Website Home Page and honorable mentions for Website Overall and Website Creative Design for our work with non-profit and association clients.
Building Websites that Build CommunitiesAn association’s website is often considered the most valuable tool in meeting the expectations of its members. Yet many associations struggle to provide a quality online experience. ICF Ironworks partners with associations and non-profits to design, develop and implement websites that deliver on your promise to your community. From defining your requirements and choosing the right content management system (CMS) to visual design and usability testing, ICF Ironworks excels in:
Comprehensive Digital StrategyICF Ironworks integrates web, mobile and social media channels into a comprehensive digital strategy and actionable roadmap that is both aligned to your organization’s mission and achievable within your constraints.
Communication Connect your constituents with information, your organization, and with each other. IICF Ironworks delivers communications systems that:
Choose the Right TechnologyUtilizing the right technology can help your organization reduce costs, simplify workflow, and increase revenue. Our technology experts have implemented and customized a wide range of out-of-the-box applications and technologies, including association and constituent relationship management systems (AMS and CRM) and other industry-specific software, in addition to enterprise platforms, content management systems (CMS), and portals. We also develop completely custom applications and understand the advantages cloud computing can offer.
Because ICF Ironworks is not wedded to any one technology, provider or vendor, we offer impartial insight into the best solution for your needs and ensure that you get the most value from your technology investment.
Put Your Data to WorkYour data could be providing valuable and actionable insight into improving business processes, identifying risk, anticipating new opportunities, and understanding your members as individuals and as a community. ICF Ironworks has extensive experience with knowledge management, business intelligence and data integration. We regularly:
Business Process ImprovementIf you find yourself saying that there’s got to be a better way – ICF Ironworks can help. Our strategic consultants are expert in creating efficient business models that redefine your operational processes. Because we work with non-profit, commercial and government organizations, we supply a fresh perspective on innovation.