OUr approach

We know you know your work best

Tracy Babler & Associates is a strategic fundraising and communications firm specializing in working with nonprofits and foundations advancing racial and economic justice. We are knowledgeable and passionate about equity work, but our approach centers the client as the expert. We can never know as much as you do about the issues you work on, the challenges you face, and the assets and opportunities you can build on. Our job is to support you in communicating clearly for an external audience, and in creating tools and infrastructure to support your fundraising or communications efforts.

Tracy Babler is a nonprofit fundraising and communications expert with 20 years of experience raising funds and writing content for local nonprofits. She has served as the development and communications director for the Alliance for Metropolitan Stability and the Minnesota Environmental Initiative, and as the development director for the Resource Center of the Americas. She founded Tracy Babler & Associates in 2013, and has worked with organizations including the Alliance, the McKnight Foundation, the Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation of Minnesota, Voices for Racial Justice, Nexus Community Partners, Hope Community, Hmong American Farmers Association, New American Development Center and the Center for Economic Inclusion.

Tracy Babler & Associates is not just one person. We bring in additional fundraising, communications, graphic design, branding, accounting, and project management professionals to support your goals.