Sarah McCarthy


Sarah specializes in campaign fundraising, and fund development planning and execution. Sarah’s raised money for dozens of clients, supporting their mission with specialized knowledge in the latest research-based fundraising tactics.  Making fund development approachable and effective for small and medium nonprofits is her mission. Her interest in understanding their unique challenges enables her to tailor strategies, yielding exceptional results.

Throughout her career Sarah has supported all types of nonprofits, with a special focus on the social service and faith sectors. She’s had the honor of serving organizations like L’Arche, the Diocese of Ottawa and Romero House.

In addition to her professional accomplishments, Sarah is deeply passionate about giving back to the community. She volunteers with her dog Bennie in the St. John’s Ambulance Therapy Dog’s program, visiting people in long-term care.

Sarah holds a Bachelor of International Development and a minor in Business from Dalhousie University, with a keen interest in economics. Most recently, completing her graduate certificate in Strategic Marketing Management at Ryerson University, now Toronto Metropolitan University. She leads by example with unstoppable problem-solving skills and a team-oriented style.

Sarah’s combination of experience and dedication to bringing charities mission to life make her a valuable asset to any organization seeking to create meaningful change.