Who We Work With

And what they say about us!


“Debbie and Sam guided our senior leadership team through a highly successful process that led us to a philanthropy strategy that represents our long-term business strategy and cultural spirit. We could not have done it without them!”

Drew Morton, Vice President, HR
Hanger Inc.

“In short, Debbie far exceeded our expectations. She provided us with the very specific and actionable advice needed to identify an appropriate charity. Her direction was exactly what our office needed.”

John Evans, Director, Wealth
Advisory Services

“Working with Sam Woollard, we’ve received affirmation and encouragement to thrive and to evolve as leaders. Sam listens profoundly, digests with the wisdom of her vast experience, and supports refinement of non profit and for profits’ goals for the greater good. Debbie and Sam as a team assures exponential excellence. How lucky we are to have Successful Giving’s grounding and visionary perspective.”

Tracy Gary, Philanthropic & Legacy Advisor
Inspired Legacies

“Debbie enhanced Truepoint’s community leadership by leading our team through a strategic process. She then leveraged her extensive network to place us in contact with the right people.”

Michael Chasnoff, President & CEO
Healthcare Company

“Working with both Debbie and Sam to build Roadwire’s Strategic Philanthropy Plan has proven to be an essential step toward successfully implementing our company vision for generous giving. Their experience was invaluable in guiding and assisting us in articulating our goals and clarifying direction. Thank-you for helping launch us on the journey toward successful giving!”

Jeshanna Forrister, Charitable Giving Coordinator
Roadwire Inc. and Roadwire Cares

“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” 

Ralph Waldo Emerson