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about  us

At Roark & Company, llc we believe that fundraising and saying thank you is an art form. A way to express one’s self, business or mission statement in the best possible way with the best possible outcomes.

our business acumen is simple. provide organizations with tools and resources to successfully fund their critical missions and provide businesses and individuals with the best gifting experience possible.

what we pride ourselves on is that all of this is done through our lowcountry connections, networks, services and products. we are committed to supporting and investing in our local community.


What  we  do 

1. We provide Nonprofits with strategic, targeted and individualized fundraising services to grow their mission, build their financial resources and steward their supporters and partners in the most meaningful way possible.

2. We also provide gift services and private event planning. These services include personal gifts as well as large event favors such as weddings, customer appreciation events and more. 75% of each Gift Boxe and event services are comprised of vendors and items from local businesses and artisans.  


Our  Philosophy  

here in the lowcountry we have numerous charitable organizations all working towards the common good. we are also a community that holds a thriving small business community. our nonprofits not only rely on the generosity of private donors, grants and large corporation partnership, but also on our local business.

at Roark & Company our philosophy is simple: for our nonprofit community to continue to maintain and provide critical resources to those they service; the local businesses must in turn be invested in to thrive and be able to provide philanthropic support. And that is what we are striving to do through our business. a multi-level investment in community wide efforts both nonprofit and for-profit. 


Fundraising services

We are a full service development consulting boutique that can provide nonprofit organizations with the tools and resources necessary to fund and grow their critical programs that service their communities. we also build meaningful and robust stewardship programs to thank their supporters and stakeholders. these programs develop donor loyalty and deepen relationships with your organization and mission. To Learn More about our Experience and Skill sets visit us at Meet the Owner.





you can rest Easy you are in good hands.

With over 12 years of fundraising experience Roark & Company can provide you with creative, innovative and knowledgeable ideas and concepts. our services have supported small to large scale nonprofits, established organizations and start-ups both local and regional. these organizations have included animal welfare, education, youth and families, economics, healthcare and hospice based missions. we are a hands on consulting firm who puts our clients first.

To learn more about our work and experience visit us on LinkedIn or visit our blog post Meet the Owner. For more information please contact Hilary Bryan at


Roark & Company Nonprofit Partners and clients


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Bluffton Book Festival


Turning pages, improving lives


Roark & Company is pleased to be once again partnering with the Bluffton Book Festival in 2019 taking place in historic Old Town Bluffton in November. Workshops, lecture series and events will lead-up to the festival day on November 17th. Join us and enjoy a day of fun-filled activities for all ages; author meet & greets with local, national and New York Times Best Selling writers and the pure joy of book buying & entertainment. All proceeds raised benefit The Literacy Center and the Binc Foundation.

To learn more about this great event click below.


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Hilton Head Island Sharks, Inc.

Root for Your home team!

That is exactly what we are doing at Roark & Company. The Hilton Head Sharks are a non-profit adult football organization that was started in 2012 by brothers Daryle and Renaldo Mitchell. The Mitchell brothers wanted an opportunity to continue playing football after finishing college and believed the team would give other athletes the opportunity to do the same. The Sharks have grown and even thought it is still a team of leisure it has also become a platform for players and coaches alike who are striving to be recruited by colleges, professional teams and for leisure. 

To learn more about the team and their mission click the link below. 

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Hospice Care of the Lowcountry Yacht Hop Silent Auction

Roark & Company was happy to partner with Hospice care of the lowcountry on their 2018 Yacht Hop Silent Auction. Hospice care of the lowcountry provides much needed resources to local families by providing comfort while honoring dignity for end of life patients and their families. our company provided this amazing nonprofit with silent auction planning, solicitation and event set up. the event is a full day of splendor attended by hundreds of people from the area and from afar. Thank you Hospice Care of the Lowcountry.


fundraising services menu


We all know fundraising can be tricky. Who do we ask? How do we ask? What does fundraising mean to our organization? 

You are in luck because all of those questions can be answered by Roark & Company. We provide a full service program that is tailored to the needs of the organization and their philanthropic goals. We host a menu of fundraising options that you as the organization can chose from to accommodate your needs. There is no one size fits all package. We provide customized options because we know that your organization is unique.

Contact Hilary Bryan at 843.415.6010 or by email at the following address to set-up a meeting to discuss taking your organization to the next level in the most creative and affordable way possible. You can also reach us through our contact section below.


Strategic Planning

A review of each area of fundraising, but even more importantly a developed fundraising program that is tailored to your organization and donors. The strategic plan includes a month-by-month calendar of fundraising implementation, strategic vision and investment outcomes. All services listed below are included.

fundraising 101

An introduction to what fundraising means in terms of cultivating relationships, making the ask and the importance of stewardship. It also includes a review of different methods of giving and how to involve staff, volunteers, donors and your Board to become your greatest strength and biggest champions.

major giving

Building a major giving program within your organization that is based on donor and prospect research, data analysis, implementation of the Moves Management Model, best cultivation and stewardship practices, giving circles and step-up programs.

Direct mail

Understanding the investment of direct mail and it's return in profit. This includes creative concepts, data analysis, segmentation processes for audience appropriate messaging, creative writing, data driven variable implementation, cost vs return analysis, creating a deeper understanding of your donor file and re-activation of lapsed donors and acquisition processes.



web philanthropy

How to make the internet work for your organization. A deeper look at online giving via Crowdfunding, social media platforms and your own organization's personal website. Providing an understanding of web analytics and how to strengthen your overall position to infiltrate multiple markets and strengthen relationships.


corporate partnerships

Making connections between your organization and corporations and businesses in and outside your community that make sense and produce partnerships. Generating proposals, potential partnership research, marketing benefits and outcome research and reporting. These partnerships would include in-kind and financial philanthropic support.

event planning and sponsorships

Everyone likes to attend a good event, but everyone loves and remembers a great event. From day of details, to event ideas, to sponsorships to silent and live auctions we can provide it all. Just ask us.


The art of saying thank you. Providing your organization with an in-depth personalized plan that not only represents your organization's mission and goals, but one that fits your donors. This can be a personalized plan on a donor-by-donor case, a small event, to every day stewardship practices.

Board Development

An in-depth review of how your organization's Board can support the philanthropic needs of your mission. This includes hosted retreats that provide useful, hands-on learning that includes resources, education and tools when it comes to Board Fundraising.

concept consultation

Is your organization looking for a creative concept for a direct mail piece, event, auction or other campaign? We are here to provide you with ideas and connections to get your campaign going. 

our fundraising services are provided on a sliding scale to ensure cost is not holding back your organization from taking the next step. concept consultation is also available.




Thank You Shop & gifts

But we don’t stop there. We also believe that saying thank you can also be a personal experience. most people think saying thank you is only for those who have done something for us that we would like to acknowledge. We think that all gift giving, event hosting and day-to-day interactions are about saying thank you. Gifts for birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, baby showers, small thinking of you treasures and customer appreciation events to name a few are all about gratitude in one form or another.

our services are crafted with personal touches and creativity that includes all occasions as You don’t have to be an organization or a mission, but you can be a team of one that also enjoys the art of saying thank you. At our thank you shop & gifts we can provide you with the most creative ways to do just that.


Thank you Shop and Gifts. We make it memorable.

Thank You Shop & Gift Services strives to make it memorable. We provide concepts, gifts, event planning and all things of gratitude. Our services are built by local businesses, artisans and vendors. We believe in Loving our Locales by shopping and investing in our local community.

Our Online Store is on its way. In the meantime please visit us on Instagram and Facebook to see items and inspiration and check out our services listed below! Contact Hilary at for services and support!


Thank you Shop and Gift services


You are one of a kind Gifting

Do you need that one-of-a-kind gift that says you are amazing? Look no further! Visit us on our online shop that will be coming soon or shoot us an email telling us what you are looking for and what the gift means to you. We will come up with concepts, do the shopping and put it all together with a special touch. We will even deliver it directly to you or ship to the one you have in mind.


Creative Carding & Sweet Snail Mail

Everyone loves getting something in the mail. And by mail we mean the actual mailbox. Our Sweet Snail Mail Packages are available preassembled or as package for you to enjoy and create. You tell us the type of card you want to send and we will create it for you. All of our cards are handmade and customized to order to make sure that your message it tailored to you and the lucky recipient.




Hostess with the mostess Event planning

Are you hosting a luncheon, baby shower, birthday or just an event to thank customers for their patronage? Do you want to make it an affair to remember? We are here for you. We will provide you with concept, décor, take-aways and so much more. We will even set-up for you and break it down as needed. Don't have enough time to gather all your necessary items and effects?  We will do that too!

Gifts galore- Corporate Gifting

We are happy to help your business or corporation in creating gifts for those hard working individuals you employee or your much appreciated customer base. We will provide content theme planning, item content, creative and personalized packaging and delivery to your door from ours. There is no better way to make your colleagues and employees feel appreciated for the work they do for your business or to create customer loyalty and stewardship for their continued patronage.






Roark & Company would like to help you with all things fundraising and gifts! Please send us a note with the information below and we will be sure to respond to you within 24 hours. Meetings or phone calls will be scheduled at the time of response. Thank you so much and we look forward to working with you!



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