Marts & Lundy History

Marts & Lundy was founded in 1926 by Dr. Arnaud Marts and Mr. George Lundy upon the certainty that systematic fundraising would encourage the American spirit of volunteering and giving. Since 1926, Marts & Lundy has been the innovative leader in promoting successful philanthropic programs, counseling clients in fundraising fundamentals such as major gift strategies, planned giving, capital campaign planning and management, communications, prospect research, and data mining.

The firm has pioneered many services including feasibility studies, consultation gatherings, Electronic Screening®, campaign Capacity and Yield Analysis, and Mid-level Donor Analysis. 

To learn more about our history, we invite you to browse the links below.

Historical Sketch of the Fundraising Profession
By Arnaud C. Marts (1948)

The Evolution of Marts & Lundy
By Arnaud C. Marts (1951)

Marts & Lundy: An Oral History
(2006)