Community + Research

Our Community

  • Diverse voices
  • Active participation
  • Cross-sector collaboration
  • Accessible findings
  • Authentic partnership

Our Research

  • Systematic inquiry
  • Rigorous methods
  • Cultural responsiveness
  • Insightful analysis
  • Practical recommendations

Harder+Company helps public and social sector organizations make sure the right questions are being asked, answered, and acted upon. We use the tools of research and planning to offer the following services:

Areas of Impact

Behavioral Health

Early Childhood


Children, Youth + Families

Equity + Place

Housing + Community Development

Criminal Justice

Arts + Culture

Representative Clients


Asian & Pacific Islander Wellness Center

Aspen Forum for Community Solutions

Beyond 12

California Coalition Against Sexual Assault

California Department of Public Health

California Endowment

California HealthCare Foundation

California State University Chancellor’s Office

City College of San Francisco

City of Los Angeles Mayor’s Office

Colorado Health Foundation

Corporation for Supportive Housing

David and Lucile Packard Foundation

DentaQuest Foundation

Downtown Women’s Center

Edna McConnell Clark Foundation

First 5 Fresno County

First 5 LA

First 5 Monterey County

First 5 San Bernardino

First 5 San Diego

First 5 San Joaquin

First Things First Arizona

Fresno County Department of Behavioral Health

Genesys Works Bay Area

Grantmakers for Effective Organizations

Health Foundation for Western & Central New York

James Irvine Foundation

Juma Ventures

Junior Achievement USA

L.A. Care Health Plan

La Clinica de la Raza

Los Angeles County Arts Commission

Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority

Los Angeles Unified School District

Mission Economic Development Agency

Oakland Education Fund

Pew Charitable Trusts

Project Concern International

San Bernardino Department of Public Health

San Diego Child Welfare Services

San Diego Grantmakers

San Diego Health and Human Services Agency

San Francisco Department of Children, Youth & Their Families

San Francisco Department of Public Health

San Francisco Foundation

San Joaquin County Human Services Agency

Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Sonoma County Department of Health Services

William & Flora Hewlett Foundation

Workers Lab

YMCA of San Diego County