Accelerating Impact

Alford Group is a national, full-service consultancy for nonprofits offering six flagship services committed to advancing diversity, equity and inclusion.

Alford Group serves nonprofits in nearly every state in the country. Since our founding, we have partnered with more than 3,000 nonprofits to accelerate their impact and advance social change.

Together, we’re building a world where possibilities are endless and reflect the best of who we are as humans. Learn more about our six flagship services and read our mission and vision statements.

Alford Group was founded in 1979 by Jimmie R. Alford in Chicago.

The Story Behind Our Logo


Alford Group

The Alford Group logomark is a ring of A’s standing for “Alford” in celebration of our rich history spanning the last 45 years. The circular layout of the logomark communicates collaboration, connections, movement and unity.

Multiple colors demonstrate our deep commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. The typeface highlights our innovative approach.

Our logo is comprised of four dynamic colors:

  • A-Team Teal is the historic color of our brand and highlights our 40-plus years of experience.
  • Alford Aqua signifies our optimism.
  • Disruptive Lime shows we are not afraid to push ourselves and our clients to innovate.
  • Assertive Orange expresses how we speak confidently and advocate for social change.