With over 25 years of experience leading and managing the success of high impact not-for-profit organizations,
Zeke Weiner launched Advance Development in 2016.
Advance Development is committed to increasing the revenues and recognition of valuable non-profits, so they have the resources necessary to do the important work they are here to do. Advance Development's services are tailored to meet each organization's specific needs, objectives, culture and style. Efficient and effective strategy is at the heart of our work.
Zeke Weiner has served as a development director, board member and consultant to numerous nonprofits in the human services, education, arts and environmental fields. He is a certified fundraising executive (CFRE), and a member of both the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Bay Area Development Executives Roundtable. Many years ago, Zeke earned an M.A. in Anthropology from the University of Chicago and a B.A. in Religious Studies from Wesleyan University.
Advance Development offers a suite of development and fundraising services:
Current & Recent Clients
Zeke has secured many millions of dollars in revenue, and obtained regional and national recognition, for the numerous organizations it has been his privilege to serve. He has a proven track record of increasing fundraising results in fields including:
The only thing possibly greater than Zeke's boundless energy is his dedication to social change. He is intensely strategic and achieves real results with his work - whether that's dollars raised or awareness increased for a cause.
Maureen Futtner, Public Relations Consultant
Zeke Weiner was a key person in Community Housing Partnership's success during his tenure. He transformed departments, built systems, and was central to the organization's growth. Zeke's skills include strategic communications, fund development, planning, and asset management. He is creative, motivated, and reliable.
Gail Gilman, Executive Director, Community Housing Partnership