Grants|Fundraising

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

EXPERIENCE

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 

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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

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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

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Capital Campaign Case/Needs Statements for:

* Padua Franciscan High School * Building Hope in the City

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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.

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