Chime Nonprofit Communications works with diverse nonprofits and small businesses around the country.

Chime Nonprofit Communications Work

We work with diverse nonprofits and small businesses - both large and small. We work with nonprofit management consultants, 501(c)3 nonprofits, community development financial institutions (CDFIs) and credit unions. We have raised millions of dollars in funding awards and have developed communication strategies, developed web sites and web content, and written government grant proposals, grant and compliance reports.

A partial list of who we work with:

Life Balance Institute
Little Kids Rock
Optimal Solutions Consulting
Mission + Money Matters
National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions
Fairfax County Federal Credit Union
Popular Noise Foundation
Bay Area Streaming Media Organization (BASMO)
Santa Cruz Community Credit Union

Chime Nonprofit Communications works with a number of talented experts including Stella Rhodes Design and Joop Rubens Photography.

For a more detailed list of Chime Interactive clients, click here.

Sheila Schat
is a partner of
Chime Interactive
and manages
its nonprofit
communications division.
Sheila brings a keen sense of storytelling and communications strategy to all aspects of her work. Prior to joining Chime Interactive, Schat worked for ten years for Santa Cruz Community Credit Union, a leading community development credit union, where she developed collaborative and innovative asset building programs for underserved communities and a triple bottom line organizational commitment with effective measurement tools. Under her leadership, the organization received over $6 million in financial awards, a record in its 34-year history. She also worked for ten years as a Program Manager for the Life Balance Institute in Marin County, CA.


"I hired Sheila to write content for Optimal Solutions Consulting's new web site and was extremely pleased with the quality of her writing and the experience of working with her. Sheila is a thoughtful, strategic thinker who immediately understood the nuances of my business and was able to write a high-impact narrative. Sheila is skilled at shaping content and identifying key concepts, and she is a top-notch writer."
Nicole Young, Principal