FOUNDER & SENIOR ADVISOR
Dominique Love is a seasoned philanthropy professional with more than 20 years of expertise in fundraising and corporate social investing.
Love’s career began in development at her alma mater, Auburn University, where she later served on the Advisory Council for the College of Liberal Arts. From Auburn, Love worked as the Director of Development for a youth service organization and then as a campaign manager for Coxe Curry & Associates. Love later joined The Coca-Cola Company to lead its corporate contributions and employee engagement activities.
In 2003, Love combined her nonprofit and corporate philanthropy expertise to create CCO. Since its start, Love has led her team in a number of Fortune 500 companies build strategic community investment programs that have resulted in more than 400 volunteer projects, close to 200 corporate executives engaged on nonprofit boards, a dozen Dollars for Doers and Matching Gifts programs for more than 68,000 employees, 10 cause-marketing campaigns and more than $50 million in cash contributions across five continents. Love and team have also worked with notable nonprofit organizations to help them achieve fundraising success and stronger, more engaged board members. Her efforts have helped generate more than $70 million for nonprofit organizations. In 2011, Love was named one of the top 40 Under 40 rising leaders in Atlanta by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- Corporate social investment strategy development
- Corporate and foundation giving
- Executive involvement and training
- Employee engagement
- Fundraising program design and implementation
- Communication strategy