Grant Writer & Development Consultant
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Professional nonprofit arts management specialist with more than 10 years experience in the field and a M.A. in Arts Management. Available for grantwriting, research, and development plans for projects focusing on arts and cultural organizations.
Areas of Expertise:
Grantwriting across all sectors. Experienced with prospect research, cultivating relationships with funders, proposal writing, and reviewing budgets and supplementary materials for proposals.
Corporations. Secured grants from major corporate giving programs including Altria, The Boston Globe, Citigroup, and JPMorgan Chase.
Foundations. Wrote successful proposals to local and national foundations. Worked on teams that submitted successful proposal to the Irene Diamond Fund for over $1million and capital grants from Booth Ferris Foundation and Kresge Foundation. Secured funding from new prospects for clients.
Government. Experienced with NYC –DCA/DYCD/City Council/Manhattan Borough President, NYSCA, and NEA grant applications. Completed 10 NYSCA applications and 7 DCA applications – all were funded. 6 of 7 NEA applications funded.