Services for Nonprofits

 Grant
Writing
 

Grant writing calls for one part sleuth (to uncover the funder's priorities and giving history), one part data-geek (to translate industry research and evaluation data), one part artist (a.k.a. writer), and two parts storyteller to weave all that information into a compelling narrative. I am available to help you write a single proposal or join your team as a dedicated grant writer while you focus on other equally important aspects of fundraising for your non-profit. ​

Storytelling & Content Development 

A compelling story can move stakeholders to action. For more than a decade, I've been working with nonprofits to create content that inspires loyal philanthropic support. Storytelling can happen over any medium, from social media to proposals to web content to feature-length articles to oral presentations. I am available to capture the stories or coach your team on the art of storytelling to raise funds. 

Fundraising
Strategy
 

As a former member of a nonprofit executive team where I was responsible for fund development, I've coached boards, executive staff, development staff, and even program staff on a team-based approach to raise funds and meet annual or campaign goals. 

There is a delicate balance between adjusting your narrative to speak to the funder's priorities and not veering into mission drift. I am available to craft strategies to target your wish list of funders. 

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