Finding the time to solicit grants and launch capital campaigns can be a challenge. Seeking help allows you to focus on your mission – helping others.

PJ Wordsmith provides your organization with the means to grow through:

* Grant Readiness Assessment

* Grant Funding Research

* Letters of Intent/Inquiry (LOI) – often requested by funders before submitting a full proposal

* Proposal Development including Writing and Supporting Data Research

* Proposal Revision to Strengthen Existing Proposals

* Grant Reporting

* Capital Campaign Case/Needs Statements

* Strategic Planning


In partnership with The Ohio State University’s Nonprofit Leadership Program, developed foundation and corporate grant proposals for The Salvation Army in Central Ohio including:

* The Columbus Foundation / White Castle Foundation

* American Honda Foundation * Nationwide Foundation 


Developed grants and LOIs for general operating and programming needs and completed grant reports for:

* The Nord Center

* Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center

* Boys & Girls Clubs of the Western Reserve


Worked with grant teams preparing federal and state grant proposals including workforce development and scientific research grants for: 

* Consortium: Cleveland State University, University of Central Florida, California Institute of Technology, University of Sidney-Australia, The German Aerospace Center and MINES ParisTech

* Consortium: Cleveland State University, Cuyahoga Community College, Lorain County Community College and North Central State College

* Cleveland State University

* Lorain County Community College


Capital Campaign Case/Needs Statements for:

* Padua Franciscan High School * Building Hope in the City


Contact PJ Wordsmith to learn more about grant readiness, grant funding research, proposal writing services, supporting data research, proposal review and editing services, as well as structuring capital campaign needs/case statements.