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Association of Fundraising Professionals of Oregon & Southwest Washington
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Find a local grant consultant*:
- Alysssa Hanada - Hanada Writes
- Arthur Davis - Arthur Davis Consulting: Focus Areas: Social services, education, workforce development, recycling, capacity building grants, capital grants. Current or Recent Clients: Big Brothers Big Sisters, Catholic Charities, Fair Housing Council of Oregon, Oregon MESA, Constructing Hope, Volunteers In Medicine, CASA of Clackamas County. Credentials/Qualifications: Grants Instructor at Portland Community College and Central Oregon Community College, Grant Professionals Certification Institute (GPCI) credentialed Grant Writer, GPCI Accepted Continuing Education Provider, Grant Professionals Association Approved Trainer. Years grant writing experience: 25. Years as a grant writing consultant: 8.
- Brenda Ray Scott - Adept Diva Consulting
- Chelsea Chunn - Dynamic Funding Solutions
- Doris Brook - A to Be Partners
- Jessica Yen - JHY Communications
- Jodi Tanner Tell - Jodi Tanner Tell Consulting: Focus Areas: workforce development, education, human services, children and family programs, homelessness, health, criminal justice, economic development, environment, federal grants (DOL, ED, SAMHSA, Commerce), capacity building grants, multi-agency projects. Current or Recent Clients: Adaptive Sports Northwest, Clackamas Workforce Partnership, Living Yoga, Lutheran Community Services Northwest, Music Workshop, Northwest Regional ESD. Credentials/Qualifications: Masters Urban Studies, GPA Vice President; recently secured grants: most local foundations (Collins, OCF, SMCF, etc.), Children’s Institute-Early School Success, DHS-Citizenship and Naturalization, HECC-GED Wrap Around Services, Intel-Middle School Girls STEM, ODE-CTE, ODE-Youth Development Council, OHA-HOWTO, VA-Adaptive Sports. Years grant writing experience: 25. Years as a grant writing consultant: 22.
- Kassie Clarke - Grant Expectations
- Kathryn Reuter Consulting
- Kris Ashley - Belvedere Editorial & Research
- Laura Conroy - Conroy Consulting
- Maryn Boess - GrantsMagic LLC
- Susy Lacer - Susan Lacer Consulting Services Focus Areas: Rural, Arts & Culture, Community Building, Economic Development, Education, Recreation, Social Services, Youth, . Current or Recent Clients: Food pantries, performing arts centers, municipalities, ports, schools, libraries. Credentials/Qualifications: Grant Professional Certified (GPC). Years grant writing experience: 15. Years as grant writing consultant: 11
- Valerie McCarthy
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*Disclaimer: These are members who are consultants. While we recommend our members, GPA is not responsible for the actions of member consultants.