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When Grant Writing Equals Grant Winning!

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May 20, 2016 Advocacy, Career Mamma, Grant Writing, Leadership , , , 1 Comment

As a non-profit consultant that makes a majority of my income from preparing grant proposals for clients, I am often asked what constitutes a winning proposal. The quick answer is this, a formula that needs to become your agency’s priority. It looks like this: A passionate and well written proposal + a balanced and detailed project [...]

Busy Is, As Busy Does…

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Nov 10, 2015 Advocacy, digital story telling, Grant Writing, News, Photography , , , , , 2 Comments

Because we have been busy, busy, busy at Arts In Action writing so many proposals, it’s been awhile since we have posted our grant wins…but recently we have received phenomenal news, I hope you don’t mind if we share… * $30,000 grant to UIH from the Merancas Foundation * $10,000 grant to UIH from ETS * $13,000 [...]

Team Grant Writing: A Free eBook Resource

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Apr 25, 2014 Grant Writing, News, Program Management, Storytelling , , , 3 Comments

Combining my two loves…that is what this eBook project is all about!  For some time now, I have wanted to write and illustrate a book on grant writing…but I wanted my version to be different. Different because most of the books I have read on the subject have been dry and unremarkable. I was going for pizzaz, and [...]

Finding Grants…Seek, Search & Communicate

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Apr 12, 2014 Advocacy, Grant Writing, News , , , 0 Comments

I get asked often about the methods I use to find grant opportunities for my clients. The truth is, grant opportunities are everywhere. Sure, I have purchased several grant list serve plans and I get updates every day on new and existing grant opportunities that show up neatly in my email in-box.  But honestly, some [...]

Arts In Action Welcomes Rachel Clark to our Team!

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Dec 1, 2013 Grant Writing, Photography , , , 1 Comment

Arts In Action is pleased to welcome Rachel Clark to our grant writing team!  Rachel Clark is an experienced educational professional and community ambassador. Graduating in 2009 from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Rachel followed her passion working as a teacher in the elementary school system. Rachel is certified [...]

Congratulations to the folks of Smart with Art!

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Mar 8, 2013 Advocacy, Grant Writing, Photography, Presentations , , , 1 Comment

Amy Friedman of Smart with Art is the winner of the free Siq Flash Drive that I gave away yesterday at my presentation at the National Art Education Association’s annual convention in Ft. Worth, Texas! Congratulations Amy! I had a great audience with great questions and a lively discussion about grant writing and digital storytelling! [...]