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Dara G.
$150/hr
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  • Grant Evaluation Plan
  • Grant Writing Consultation
  • Grant Documentation
  • Grant Writing
  • Content Writing
  • Grant Research & Prospect List
  • Grant Application
  • Grant Objectives & Methodology
  • General Operating Grant
  • Prospect List
  • Fundraising
  • Capacity Building Grant
  • English
  • Program Grant
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Grant Proposal

As a Top-Rated Plus grant writer, I deliver grant writing expertise to amplify your nonprofit organization's impact. I have raised more than $15 million for: arts, criminal legal reform, culture, economic development, education, environmental/wildlife conservation, health, humanities, LGBTQ+/SGL, people with disabilities, racial justice, social justice, STEM, Veterans, women, workforce development, and youth, as well as COVID-19 CARES/American Rescue Plan funding and general operating support. I am an expert at identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding local, national, and international funders, including foundations,...

Claire G.
$120/hr
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  • Grant Writing
  • Grant Research & Prospect List
  • Researcher
  • Grant Application
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Startup Consulting
  • Fundraising
  • Budget
  • Non-Profit

8+ years grant writing, program development, and research experience for nonprofits, research outfits, and public benefit corporations. Special interest in helping organizations assess their current program capacity, strategically plan to improve services, develop funding-worthy program strategies, and secure grant funding. Over USD$16M total in successful grant applications from government, foundation, and institutional grant sources including CDC-NIH, NCOA, DHHS, DOD, DOJ, National Geographic Society, The Earth Institute, and more. Experience across multiple sectors-- human services, racial justice, education, conservation, health tech,...

Daniel M.
$30/hr
  • Trophy Icon Community Development
  • Copywriting
  • Grant Writing
  • SEO Writing
  • WordPress
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Researcher
  • Editor
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Grant Research & Prospect List
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Application

Let me look for your funds, help you plan your programs, and keep your organization on track and meeting goals. I am a professional fundraising consultant, specializing in International Development. My background is in Journalism, but moved into grant writing to further my passion for working in development and with non-profits. I hold a degree in Communications from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, as well as a Diploma in Journalism and a Grant Writing Certificate. My writing is clear, concise, direct and readable, leaving funders persuaded, motivated or moved to action. I can understand complex topics quickly and easily, then...

Brian F.
$65/hr
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  • Social Media Marketing
  • Twitter Marketing
  • Facebook Marketing
  • Social Media Management
  • Social Media Optimization
  • Editorial Writing
  • Content Writing
  • Content Moderation

I have served as a social media director for some of the largest television companies in the world, most recently at CNBC as part of NBCUniversal. As a social media expert, who started out launching and managing celebrity accounts on something called "MySpace" back when no one had ever heard the term "social media," with an additional 16 years as a professional journalist and online editor (The Hartford Courant, Gawker, The Consumerist, The New York Press, AOL / Asylum, AWEARness, YourTango, Nerve, The Guardian), and an award-winning track record in all of these fields.

Wendy B.
$100/hr
  • Trophy Icon Community Development
  • Ecommerce Management Consultation
  • Salesforce Lightning
  • Commerce Cloud
  • Microsoft Power BI
  • WordPress
  • Salesforce Marketing Cloud
  • WordPress e-Commerce
  • Service Cloud Administration
  • Java
  • Microsoft SharePoint Administration
  • Salesforce CPQ
  • Mobile Ad Campaign
  • Tableau
  • Salesforce App Development
  • Pardot Development
  • Apex

Expert Salesforce/Hubspot/CRM Consultants Successfully working with Apex Coding, S.S.O, OAuth Flows, SOAP API, REST API, Triggers & Controllers, SOQL (Sales force Object Query Language), Sales force site & WSDL, Data Loader, Visual Force Pages, Live Agent, Process Builder, Big Objects, Lightning Component, Salesforce Marketing Cloud. • Salesforce.com Certified Administrator (ADM 201). • Salesforce.com Certified Platform App Builder • Salesforce.com Certified Advance Administrator (ADM 211). • Salesforce.com Certified Sales Cloud Consultant. • Salesforce.com Certified Service Cloud Consultant. • Salesforce.com Certified Platform Developer I...

Karen L.
$125/hr
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  • Grant Writing
  • Content Writing
  • Fundraising
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Plan
  • Community Outreach
  • Information & Communications Technology
  • Grant Submission
  • Grant Evaluation Plan
  • Grant Research & Prospect List
  • Letter of Inquiry
  • Grant Application
  • Grant Objectives & Methodology

I’ve raised approximately $10 million in grants and contracts on behalf of nonprofits, public sector organizations and startups. I’ve submitted grant applications to federal and state government agencies as well as to private foundations. My specialties are government grants and social impact innovation. I’ve built programs from the ground up, so I have hands on experience with nearly every aspect that a grant is expected to cover, including: ^program design ^staffing ^metrics and evaluation ^partnership development ^project management ^reporting ^budgeting ^policy implications ^creation of final products I can offer insights into...

Theresa S.
$60/hr
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  • Marketing Strategy
  • Market Research
  • Market Analysis
  • Marketing Communications
  • Marketing Management
  • Business Writing
  • Business Development
  • Business Proposal Writing
  • Grant Writing
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Budget Proposal
  • Grant Application
  • SEO Writing
  • Housing

I am a professional grant writer, copywriter, content writer, marketing specialist, and business strategist specializing in serving social enterprise organizations, including nonprofits and mission-driven for-profit companies focused on societal change that supports diversity, equity and inclusion. My team and I have experience and expertise in the performing and visual arts, social services, domestic violence, education, and mental health sectors. Our diverse client base includes organizations from across the U.S. who represent a variety of cultures, ethnic groups and religions who are working to make the world a better place for all. I...

Mennatallah E.
$20/hr
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  • Research & Strategy
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Content Creation
  • Grant Research & Prospect List
  • Digital Mapping
  • Strategic Plan
  • Communication
  • Proposal Writing
  • Grant Writing
  • Budget Proposal
  • English
  • Business Development

Hello! I'm Project management, Proposal Writing and Designing Professional. I've professional 4+ years of experience working with international NGOs. With strong skills in researching, mapping, and writing grants. I can help your organization identify suitable funding opportunities and grants' cycles under diverse thematic areas. Besides, enriching your database with grant and funding opportunities. I can draft and conduct outreach emails to diverse donors, philanthropic firms, families, and funding agencies while identifying their key contacts. In addition to producing high-quality proposal designs and helping with social media...

Sade D.
$200/hr
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  • Grant Writing
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Proposal Writing
  • Researcher
  • Research Proposals
  • Research Papers
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Growth Strategy
  • Investment Strategy
  • Letter of Intent
  • Budget Management

I am a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) and hold a Master's Degree in Public Administration with a focus on Fundraising for small Community-Based Organizations. I have successfully completed over 500 grant applications including government, foundation, and corporate requests with a total fundraising number over $200 million secured. ** Please note, as of June 2022, I am prioritizing retainer clients starting at 5K per month. This doesn’t mean that I won’t take on other projects, just please be aware of the minimum retainer rate. ** I am based in the New York City tri-state area and have over 15 years of grant writing experience. I...

Julie A.
$90/hr
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  • Grant Writing
  • Fundraising
  • Program Management
  • Program Grant
  • Grant Application
  • Grant Documentation
  • Grant Objectives & Methodology
  • General Operating Grant
  • Project Budget
  • Budget Proposal
  • Prospect Research
  • Prospect List
  • Developmental Editing
  • Report Writing

With over 15 years of fundraising experience, I can provide you with the grant writing and prospect research expertise to help support your nonprofit organization. I have raised more than $8.5M for international and US-based nonprofits focused on healthcare, education/technology, economic development, STEM, and human services as well as youth development and mentoring. I am trilingual in English, French, and Spanish and am happy to provide you with a complimentary consultation to ensure that your project is a good fit!

Thomas B.
$100/hr
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  • Ghostwriting
  • Grant Writing
  • Business Writing
  • Research Papers
  • Management Consulting

I have worked in the nonprofit sector for more than 30 years. My career as an independent consultant and grant writer includes all phases of the process: program planning, prospect research, initial query, LOI, proposal drafts and editing, submission of full grants packages, managing relationships with donors. I have helped clients secure funding from Federal and state governments, large and local foundations, corporations, crowdfunding campaigns, individual donors, memberships, merchandise sales and many more. My style is collaborative and collegial. Once I accept an assignment, I work alongside my client. This means lively give-and-take,...

Glenn S.
$125/hr
  • Trophy Icon Community Development
  • Grant Writing
  • Fundraising
  • Technical Writing
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Project
  • Survey Design

For more than 25 years, I have helped thousands of nonprofits around the world secure more than $30 million in grant funding from a variety of sources, including various government agencies as well as private and corporate foundations. In addition to being a successful grant writer, I also am an experienced fundraiser and development officer who can help you develop and implement a plan to secure funds from non-grant sources to sustain your organization and programs after you have expended your grant funds. Furthermore, as a former university professor who has coauthored a published, journal article, I have the research and methodology...

Kaitlynn M.
$60/hr
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  • Project Management
  • Policy Development
  • Business Consulting
  • Research & Development
  • Policy Analysis
  • Proposal Writing
  • Survey Design
  • Business Planning & Strategy
  • Research & Strategy
  • Grant Writing
  • Project Planning
  • Technical Writing
  • Policy Writing

Senior project management and policy professional with 8+ years' experience in consulting and professional services, government, and higher education. Proven success in driving large-scale business process and regulatory change across complex, cross-functional teams. Specialises in project management, policy development, research, technical writing, and programme implementation and evaluation in the public and private sectors at international, state, and local levels.

Jessie W.
$95/hr
  • Trophy Icon Community Development
  • Grant Writing
  • Scientific Writing
  • Data Analysis
  • Digital Mapping
  • Data Visualization
  • GIS
  • Spatial Analysis
  • Cartography & Maps
  • Research Reports
  • Environmental Science
  • Grant Application
  • Grant Research & Prospect List
  • Grant Documentation

Specialist in Innovate UK grant applications with a successful track record of winning funding for my clients. I will help make your grant application as good as it can be and boost your chances of success. If you are writing your own application then I can review it and give you specific feedback on how you can improve your score (see my Project Catalog for more information). If you don't know where to start or you just don't have time, then let me take the stress out of writing your grant application. I can take the lead on compiling the grant application and all the associated appendices. I would make it as easy as possible for...

Marifi N.
$23/hr
  • Trophy Icon Community Development
  • Social Media Management
  • Email Communication
  • Editing & Proofreading
  • Proposal Writing
  • Virtual Assistant
  • Fundraising
  • Report Writing
  • Business Analysis
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Grant Writing
  • WordPress
  • Technical Writing
  • Graphic Design

Thank you for visiting my profile! With over 20 years of experience in research and grant proposal writing, I have been assisting non-profit organizations in delivering socially impactful community development programs. Possessing superior communication and high standard people skills, I am able to maintain existing relationships among stakeholders - civil society, businesses, and government agencies to meet development needs. I have more than 15 years of experience in onsite project management with these organizations and have been an online general virtual assistant for around 15 years now. My skill set includes computer skills,...

Rachael C.
$75/hr
  • Trophy Icon Community Development
  • Grant Writing
  • Project Planning
  • Business Proposal Writing
  • Scientific Research
  • Project Management
  • Business Plan
  • Business Consulting
  • Market Segmentation Research
  • Scientific & Technical Services
  • Agriculture & Forestry
  • Environmental Science
  • Grant Application
  • Grant Research & Prospect List
  • Business Writing
  • Spanish

Ready to get your NGO project funded? Need help transforming your ideas into the fully functioning business of your dreams? Looking for a project manager with experience in the US, Latin America, and Africa? I am a results-based, bilingual business consultant, project manager and scientist, with 12 years of global experience. I am passionate about helping you with all your business or non-profit consulting needs. Since I manage my own consulting business, I know the ups and downs, and can help you with yours too. I am extremely efficient and can help you organize your work to be more productive and organize your team as well. My job is...

Bailey S.
$75/hr
  • Trophy Icon Community Development
  • Grant Writing
  • Proposal Writing
  • Grant Documentation
  • Grant Application
  • Project Proposal
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Letter of Inquiry
  • Project Budget
  • Budget Proposal
  • Project Management
  • Presentation Design
  • Articulate Presenter
  • Copy Editing
  • Researcher
  • Consultant

Self-driven leader with experience conducting research, writing, and editing for documents and presentations. I am confident working in a variety of settings, having produced grants, prospectuses, interim reports, and more in academic, government, and non-profit environments. Collaboration and engagement with diverse stakeholders are strong-suits of mine, evident in 5 years experience working with interdisciplinary teams. I possess interpersonal and communication skills that allow me to motivate others to achieve a common goal.

Rebecca R.
$99/hr
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  • Researcher
  • Proposal Writing
  • Editor
  • Internet Survey
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Strategic Planning
  • Program Evaluation
  • Grant Evaluation Plan

Are you a nonprofit leader who needs help taking your organization to the next level? Are you overwhelmed with all the things to do to get your organization to a place of sustainability? Contact me and let's determine how I can support your efforts. Having worked with nonprofits and donors, I understand how to ensure your organization gets in tip-top shape. Whether that means helping design a program, crafting a strategic plan, or working with your board members, allow me to come alongside your efforts. Working with me will give you the highest likelihood of achieving your goal(s). I have a book about start-up social enterprises...

Michael C.
$100/hr
  • Trophy Icon Community Development
  • Editor
  • Proposal Writing
  • Technical Writing
  • Price/Quote Negotiation
  • Research Proposals
  • Grant Writing
  • Grant Research & Prospect List
  • Grant Submission
  • Creative Writing

Your organization has grant proposal writing and editing needs that have expanded and become significantly more complex as your operation have grown. Left unchecked, these needs become issues that can destroy your group’s ability to raise funds and maintain sustainability. I’ve spent my career identifying these needs and utilizing my writing and editing skills to satisfy them: researching key issues and creating solutions that help the organization win grants and build the foundation of success for years to come. Analytical and highly educated, I bring several years of experience in research and grant writing to each engagement, via...

James K.
$65/hr
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  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing
  • Grant Research & Prospect List
  • Business Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Article Writing
  • Proposal Writing
  • Editor
  • Innovation Strategy
  • Researcher
  • Writing
  • Business Development
  • Politics
  • Defense & Military

I am a very senior professional with a diverse background that is probably unusual for this site. I am on Upwork because I am semi-retired and I enjoy helping people with their projects and giving general business support and advice. My experience includes being a university professor, a small tech business owner, a senior advisor in the U.S. government, and a business consultant focused on startup strategy, research fundraising, and Federal and state resources. You can learn more about my background from my LinkedIn profile, just search for James Kadtke Ph.D. Here are some of the skills I bring to the table: -- Superb research skills...

Tyler W.
$65/hr
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  • Article
  • Academic Proofreading
  • College & University
  • Personal Statement
  • Academic Writing
  • Biography Writing
  • Proposal Writing
  • Cover Letter Writing
  • Content Writing
  • Editing & Proofreading
  • Letter of Intent
  • Writing
  • Essay Writing
  • Report Writing

"I needed assistance with a personal statement for a graduate program, and Tyler came through with exceptional work. He took the time to really understand what I was trying to achieve, communicate, and convey. He brought the statement to life. It was truly a joy working with him." - Recent Upwork Client I am an expert in editing and formatting personal statements for competitive university admissions, scholarships, fellowships and internships. My typical client is one with a unique background and noble goals but who is unsure how to express themselves. I can help with that! I have an extensive academic background myself and received...

Linda G.
$75/hr
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  • Fundraising
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Grant Writing
  • Editor
  • Letter of Inquiry
  • Grant Research & Prospect List
  • Writing
  • Grant Application
  • Editing & Proofreading
  • Letter of Intent
  • Content Writing
  • Prospect List
  • SEO Writing
  • Content Creation

Linda S. Garrison, CFRE, has more than 25 years of nonprofit experience in management, board development, fundraising, public relations and prospect research. A seasoned nonprofit expert, Linda is especially known for her skill in major donor strategy and campaign implementation. Linda has served in both front-line development and public relations functions for nearly every type of nonprofit in the 501(c)(3) universe, including health care and hospitals, advocacy organizations, higher education and K-12 private schools, social and human services agencies and faith-based. As Vice President of the Robert B. Sharp Company of Colorado, Linda was...

Amanda R.
$100/hr
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  • Academic Writing
  • Article Writing
  • Cover Letter Writing
  • Editor
  • Grant Writing
  • Proposal Writing
  • Report Writing
  • Research Papers
  • Resume Writing
  • Marketing
  • Advertising
  • Social Media Advertising
  • Website Content
  • Web Design
  • Web Development

I provide various writing and editing services to clients worldwide. I am highly skilled and experienced in grant and proposal writing and have written countless proposals for foundation grants and government funding for childcare, youth-based programs, educational programs, international development, Indigenous communities, domestic violence, homelessness, HIV/AIDS, breast cancer, community development, green technologies, food security, graduate scholarships and awards, psychiatric funding, and much more. I have a proven track record in obtaining high-level and multi-year grant funding. I am currently working with several Canadian and...

Edward T.
$30/hr
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  • Trend Analysis
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Community Management
  • Community Engagement
  • Campaign Management
  • Smart Contract
  • Campaign Optimization
  • Solidity
  • Rust
  • Ethereum
  • Bitcoin
  • web3.js
  • SQL
  • Node.js
  • Growth Strategy

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Gulnara H.
$63/hr
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  • Grant Submission
  • Grant Documentation
  • Grant Writing
  • Business Writing
  • Project Finance
  • Project Budget
  • Project Proposal
  • Grant Application
  • Project Management
  • Business Planning & Strategy
  • Article Writing
  • Pitch Deck
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Research & Prospect List

I specialise in development of highly technical and innovative proposals for EIC accelerator, H2020 and SME intrument programms. I was able to successfully complete and obtain funding from multiple EU, EIC and EBRD grant applications, with a combined value of over 7.5M Euro. I also worked with multiple US donors and for profit and non-profits, creating LOIs, short and full applications to obtain funding from foundations. I have a strong understanding of the proposal structure and I am skilled at tailoring your proposal to be clear, concise and relevant to the funding authority’s objectives. I can guarantee that your project will be...

Alex M.
$125/hr
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  • Startup Consulting
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Management Consulting
  • Business Modeling
  • Market Research
  • Financial Modeling
  • Product Design
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Product Management
  • Process Improvement

I help entrepreneurs get from their current state to some desired future state. I run a business consulting firm called The Business Sherpas because getting to a successful outcome is a lot like climbing a mountain. It's always a tricky endeavor with lots of ways to go wrong, but if you have a guide, then your chances are greatly improved. Business is my mountain, and I know it like the back of my hand. I can help you with Strategy, Planning, and Execution. I use the fact-based, analytical approach used by the major consulting firms, but bring a more personalized touch for small and medium businesses. Businesses need different types of...

Stephen U.
$50/hr
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  • Grant Writing
  • Grant Application
  • Research & Strategy
  • Program Management
  • Sustainability
  • Program Evaluation
  • Researcher
  • Market Analysis
  • Editor
  • Business Plan
  • Request for Proposal
  • Project Plans
  • Agriculture & Forestry
  • Proposal Writing
  • Business Proposal Writing

Working as a business consultant with 100+ unique non- and for-profit clients has taught me how to effectively develop and communicate the vision of new startups; this experience directly translates to understanding what aspects of a technical writing piece need to be highlighted to entice new investors. I have started three of my own businesses and have helped many other entrepreneurs explore their ideas and then write strategic business plans, curate donor lists, and prepare comprehensive proposals. I have led the writing of concept notes and grants both independently and with multi-million dollar NGOs; written a global comparative...

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