About Us

Marcia Forni Feldman

marcia feldman non-profit development consultantMarcia started serving Houston non-profit organizations 48 years ago as a social worker.  She was the Volunteer Director for the Greater Houston Area Chapter of the Red Cross for five years and during that time she served as the President of the Houston Association of Volunteer Administrators for two years. 

In 1982, she became the first Development Director for the Houston Red Cross where she was in charge of all aspects of fundraising, including launching a major effort to raise disaster funds for Hurricane Alicia.  In 1984, she was a featured speaker at the National Postal Forum in Washington, D. C. where she spoke on the value of direct mail to non-profit organizations. Marcia also served as the Development Director of Covenant House Texas where she worked with the guild to develop their annual gala and a substantial major donor and foundation solicitation program.

Marcia later joined Grizzard Advertising where she created and produced hundreds of direct mail programs for a variety of non-profit organizations nationwide. She formed Marcia Feldman & Associates in 1989 specializing in direct mail programs, capital campaigns and donor base research, development and analysis. In the last decade, Marcia has helped non-profit organizations to raise more than $60 million in capital and operating funds.

Marcia received her B.A. degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Marcia serves on the Advisory Board of Aspire to Win an organization that assists men who have been in prison 10 or more consecutive years re-acclimate to society.

Michael Anthony Raak

mike feldman non-profit development consultantAfter working for MF&A on a contractual basis for over a decade, Mike officially joined the firm in 2011. From editing letters and supervising press checks, Mike delivers direct mail projects from soup to nuts for non-profit organizations like the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, Sam Houston Area Boy Scouts, Citizens for Animal Protection (CAP) and Houston's Ronald McDonald House.

Mike also owns and operates Flashback Films Inc, which creates and produces videos for both non profit organizations and corporations. He also does still photography.

Mike attended the University of Colorado at Boulder where he majored in Film Studies.

Jessica Rae Raak

Jessica RaakJessica has joined the Marcia Feldman & Associates team as an administrative assistant and is also skilled event manager. Jessica graduated from San Jacinto Junior College.

OUR MISSION

Marcia Feldman & Associates is committed to building relationships with and for non-profit organizations. Let us get to know you and help you grow your community today.