Harnessing the Power of Philanthropy


Rachel Cyrulnik, Senior Consultant

Rachel Cyrulnik draws upon a decade of experience in nonprofit management, specializing in business development and strategic organizational growth. In addition to consulting for Hirsh Consulting Group, she serves as Strategic Development Director for Altruicity Inc. Before that, Rachel led the establishment of the Yeshiva University's Institute for University - School Partnership's funding model and development operations. There, she was responsible for securing and stewarding millions of dollars in grants from national and local foundations and doubled campaign contributions from individuals each year. Preceding that, Rachel oversaw three community campaigns at UJA-Federation of New York.

Rachel graduated from Yeshiva University summa cum laude with a BA in Journalism and earned her MPA from New York University with honors, focusing in Nonprofit Management. She was awarded a Weiner Graduate Fellowship from UJA-Federation of New York. Rachel regularly practices relationship-building and negotiation skills with her three children.