Personal. Targeted. Purposeful.

Passionate about your story.

Dedicated to results.

At LKA we weave strategy and creativity into a powerful combination of planning, storytelling, and technique to help you capture imagination, inspire support, and build loyalty for your cause.

We begin where you are then build custom solutions to strengthen your fundraising and communications.

Our campaigns, services, and strategic tools are designed to move your message forward, drive donor action, and expand your organization’s capacity to deliver impact.

What We Do


LKA’s assessment and planning services help you evaluate your strategy, pinpoint your capacity, set strategic priorities, define a budget and action steps, and identify measures of success.


From copywriting and design, to implementation of best practices, LKA’s custom direct mail, email, online and on-air campaigns deliver bottom line results for membership, annual fund, major gifts, special projects, capital campaigns and planned giving.


LKA’s full campaign services keep your projects on-time and on-budget to assure maximum net revenue. Services include expert list and prospect management; graphic design; print, production and postal management; as well as online communications design and implementation.


Whether it’s a refreshed brand, effective integration of marketing and fundraising, the launch of a new initiative, or management of a sensitive message, LKA can help you build and articulate a compelling case that will resonate positively with your constituents.


Through strategic advice, staff coaching, custom trainings, and even temporary transitional program management, LKA can expand your in-house knowledge, capacity, and capability with services customized to your organization’s needs.

Who We work with

Public Media

  • Greater Public, Minneapolis
  • KANW New Mexico Public Radio, Albuquerque
  • KCPT, Kansas City
  • KMHD Jazz Radio, Portland
  • KNKX Public Radio, Seattle
  • Minnesota Public Radio, Minneapolis
  • Nashville Public Radio, Nashville
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting, Portland
  • PBS, Washington DC
  • Public Media Group of Southern California, Los Angeles
  • South Florida PBS, Miami
  • WAMU Public Radio, Washington DC
  • WBEZ Public Radio, Chicago
  • WDET Public Radio, Detroit
  • WNYC Public Radio, New York
  • WQXR Classical Radio, New York
  • WSHU Public Radio, Westport
  • WUSF Public Radio, Tampa
  • WSMR Classical Radio, Tampa
  • WXPN Public Radio, Philadelphia
  • WYES Public Television, New Orleans


  • Catholic Charities of Oregon, Portland
  • Central City Concern, Portland
  • EngenderHealth, New York
  • GLIDE Foundation, San Francisco
  • HIAS, New York
  • PeaceHealth Foundations, Vancouver
  • Providence Foundations Oregon, Portland
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon & SW Washington, Portland
  • Swedish Medical Center Foundation, Seattle
  • Union for Reform Judaism, New York
  • UW Medicine, Seattle


  • Fishtrap, Enterprise, OR
  • Friends of the Hennepin County Library, Minneapolis
  • Library Foundation of Multnomah County, Portland
  • Oregon Environmental Council, Portland
  • Oregon Episcopal School, Portland
  • Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland
  • Prospect Park Alliance, Brooklyn

Our Blog

Our Style

Smart and imaginative, our actions are grounded in best practices
and led by a keen desire to test the boundaries and move strategies forward. Our expertise is deep. Our thinking is rigorous. Our attitude is open and collaborative.

We love a challenge, and believe that every day brings fresh opportunities to listen, learn, and make a difference. We’re never afraid to put ourselves on the line. Because we know what matters most: Your results.

Get In Touch

4800 S Macadam, Suite 240
Portland, OR 97239



Nova Hamar, CFRE

Partner & Creative Director
Becky Chinn