Amy Schiffman


  • Fundraising


  • Certificate in Jewish Communal Service, Gratz College, Philadelphia, PA
  • MSW, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • BA, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


With more than 25 years in nonprofit development, Amy Schiffman partners with organizations to develop effective fundraising campaigns, build strong leadership teams, and create tools to visualize and achieve mission impact.

Since co-founding Giving Tree Associates in 2008 and launching Evolve Giving Group in 2020, Schiffman has helped more than 300 nonprofits create growth strategies, recruit exceptional nonprofit executives, and raise tens of millions of dollars.

Based in Chicago, Shiffman is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) and a frequent presenter at local and national conferences. In addition to teaching at Spertus Institute, she serves on faculty at the HUC/USC Zelikow School of Nonprofit Management in Los Angeles.