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How do you causeimpacts? 

CauseIMPACTS is a social impact strategy consulting firm that helps inspired organizations and individuals create, measure, and communicate social change across a broad range of issues.




Cause Impacts.

Its Good for Business.


CauseIMPACTS is a female-owned social impact strategy consulting firm based in Los Angeles, California. We are experts at developing cross-sector solutions to society’s most pressing social problems.  

At causeIMPACTS, we recognize that companies, organizations, government agencies, elected officials, donors, and movements rarely have the capacity, incentive, or strategy to work together in a way that maximizes impact. Our mission is to break down the silos that exist between sectors in order to motivate social innovation and drive social change.

CauseIMPACTS is a certified Small Business Enterprise (SBE) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE). We are also proud to be a WBENC-Certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) and Women Owned Small Business (WOSB).


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Our Approach

We work collaboratively across sectors to develop unique partnerships, leverage resources, and support
innovative solutions that help our clients drive social change, measure and evaluate social impact,
and communicate this impact in meaningful ways.


We build the following 4 strategies into every client project:


1. Partnerships at the center

We recognize that companies, non-profits, government agencies, elected officials, and donors rarely have the capacity, incentive, or strategy to work together to maximize impact. CauseIMPACTS is built on the principle of cross-sector collaboration. We believe that collective impact is the best way to create and sustain positive impact.

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Our team’s first-hand experience in the private, public, non-profit, and philanthropic sectors provides us with a nuanced understanding of the strengths and challenges of each sector. Our diverse range of experiences equips us with the skills and insights needed to develop unique and innovative solutions that cause impacts in the world.



We believe all solutions should be rooted in evidence and real-world data, so we build qualitative and quantitative data collection and analysis processes—including surveys, focus groups, and academic literature reviews—into every client project. Our create lasting impact because data is at the heart of everything we do and every project we develop.


 Every challenge and every client is unique deserves a unique solution. At causeIMPACTS, we do not believe in cookie-cutter templates or a one-size-fits-all approach. We work with you to develop customized and personalized solutions that meet your specific programmatic needs and speak to your intended audience. No templates here.



CauseIMPACTS offers services that bring social impact projects to life. Using our 4-pronged approach we help clients create, measure, and communicate social change across sectors so they can maximize collective impact and causeIMPACTS on the issues they care about.




You want to make a difference
in the world. We can help.

  • Strategic Planning

  • Program Development

  • Corporate Impact Strategy

  • Diversity & Inclusion Strategy

  • Philanthropic Partnerships

  • Group Facilitation & Training

  • Curriculum Development




Customized tools to evaluate
and track your impact.

  • M&E Strategy

  • Program Evaluation

  • Impact Assessment

  • Metrics Development

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis

  • Policy Research & Analysis

  • Professional Annual Reports





You’re doing great things.
Let’s tell the world about it!

  • Strategic Storytelling

  • Communications Strategy

  • Community Engagement

  • Consumer/Client Engagement

  • Advocacy Campaign Design

  • Culturally Competent Communications & Outreach Strategy (including bilingual)



Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Program Development

We develop holistic CSR strategies that give your business a competitive advantage while boosting brand recognition, customer loyalty, and employee engagement, while enhancing your bottom-line.

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Workforce Development: Diversity & Inclusion

We address your workforce development needs and help you achieve diversity and inclusion targets by identifying and empowering disadvantaged and nontraditional populations to join the labor force.

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Community Engagement and Community Organizing

We develop engagement campaigns that bring together customers and community members around a joint cause. After establishing sense of shared interest and responsibility, we set processes in place that foster lasting relationships and enable collaborative decision-making.


Employee Engagement

We help clients attract, retain and engage employees by creating programs that get employees working together to cause impacts on the things they care about. These programs boost company culture, cultivate leadership, and build a sense of community among employees.

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Impact Assessment & Evaluation

It is impossible to measure impact without having robust assessment and evaluation processes in place. We conduct impact analysis and develop annual reports to ensure you achieve the impact desired and have resources that communicate that impact. to key stakeholders.

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Strategic Planning & Group Facilitation

We are experts at guiding groups through planning exercises that ensure all voices are heard and people of all backgrounds find common ground. We excel at navigating complex conversations and interpersonal dynamics while moving strategy forward so you can cause impacts on the things you care about.


Strategic Philanthropic Giving

We help clients increase their impact on issues they are passionate about by developing Strategic Giving Portfolios that clarify interests and desired impact. This may involves coordinating strategic donations of extra inventory, developing a 501(c)3 foundation, or other collective impact strategies..

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Training & Curriculum Development

We develop engaging trainings for every age range, group size, and education level. We have developed personalized trainings for countless companies. Our content can be used and repurposed after our role is completed


Policy Analysis

We conduct policy research and analysis on issues such as workforce development, criminal justice, transportation, education, homelessness, public health, and social equity. We understand how to read and interpret complex legislative policies, and leverage these insights to access funding and other opportunities.


Our Clients

Our clients are companies, non-profit organizations, government entities, and philanthropists who want
to positively impact the world while advancing their organizational mission and brand.


Our Team

Jessica Daugherty, MPP                                                                                            

Founder and Principal

Jessica is a campaign strategist and policy analyst whose career is fixated on driving social change in increasingly impactful ways. She has worked with non-profit organizations worldwide, elected officials at varying levels of government, and various government agencies. Over the past fifteen years, she developed programs at a Liberian refugee camp in Ghana, helped unionize female laborers in Guatemala, organized a 100,000 person march for immigration reform in San Diego, improved policies for formerly incarcerated youth in Los Angeles, and challenged the educational status quo in low performing schools in California. Jessica understands social change and knows how to maximize impact on social and environmental issues.

Jessica earned a Masters of Public Policy from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs and Bachelors in Global Studies from UC Santa Barbara. She lives with her husband and two sons in Inglewood, California and spends her free time chasing her sons while either hiking, gardening, playing guitar, surfing, or running with their dog Sadie

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Contact causeIMPACTS today to schedule a free consultation.

PHONE: 714.390.6301
EMAIL: jessica@causeimpacts.com