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Christine H. | Elance
 
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Christine H.

Full-Service Development: Grants & Evaluation
   United States
  |   Amherst, NY
  |  12:56 am Local Time

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Christine is the owner of E.B. Howard Consulting (EBHC), a 100% Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB). EBHC is a consulting firm that provides full-service development for a variety of organizations across the nation. EBHC has over 10 years of experience providing services to a variety of organizations across the nation.

EBHC uses a Utilization-Focused approach to all facets of development. This approach emphasizes the involvement of stakeholders in the project development and evaluation process to enhance the usefulness of each proposal. The...

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Oct 28, 2015|Grant Writing|Private|Completed
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Sep 8, 2015|Grant Writing|Private|Completed
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May 21, 2015|Grant Writing|Private|Completed
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Here are some helpful hints, guidance, and the realities of getting SBIR/STTR funding....
Is your organization "Grant Ready"? Are you seeking grant support for your...
http://www.ebhoward.com
Challenge Grant - LOI
• Advanced Placement Incentive (2 different applications and evaluations) • Elementary...
http://www.ebhoward.com
• 21st Century Community Learning Centers – Round 1-6 (Over 50 different applications...
http://www.ebhoward.com
The application concentrated on R/R&D efforts that intend to significantly...
The application concentrated on R/R&D efforts that intend to significantly...
The Street Outreach Program enables organizations around the country to help young...
http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/fysb/resource/sop-fact-sheet
• Department of Defense Education Activity for Out-of-School-Time (OST)
http://www.ebhoward.com
• Drug Free Communities • Street Outreach Program
http://www.ebhoward.com
• Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST)
http://www.ebhoward.com

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Service Description

Services include the following (detailed description of each are below):
• Research & Analysis
• Funding Forecasting & Development
• Evaluation
• Organizational Planning Solutions


Research & Analysis: We know that reliable, timely information strengthens your overall competitiveness and provides the tools needed to make educated data-based decisions. We offer a comprehensive range of customizable research services, based on best-practices, to meet your needs.
• Hands-on Data Collection
• Needs Assessment
• Surveys

Funding Forecasting & Development “Grants”: Organizations face constant challenges in securing new funding. To overcome these challenges, E.B. Howard Consults assists clients in both locating and pursuing funding opportunities. We identify federal, state, and foundation support that can help sustain existing initiatives or make new plans and future successes a reality. We provide the following specific services to meet client needs.
• Venture Philanthropy Funding & Research
• Proposal Review & Editing
• Proposal Development

Evaluation: We design and develop program evaluation plans for clients as they implement federal, state, and privately-funded grant programs. Our evaluation work includes developmental, formative, summative, and return-on-investment (ROI) analysis to understand not just a program’s results, but also the unique elements that led to its successes and challenges.

Planning Solutions: We provide a variety of organizational planning solutions...

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Employment

E.B.Howard Consulting
Founder and President
2013 - Present
E.B. Howard Consulting (EBHC), a 100% Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB). EBHC is an independent consulting firm that provides full-service development services for a variety of organizations. EBHC...
Via Evaluation
Director of Evaluation
2009 - 2013
• Responsibilities included developing and maintaining client relationships, determining project fit/appropriateness based on client’s strategic or improvement plans, responding to RFPs, contract...
Via Evaluation
Evaluator
2005 - 2009
• Started, organized, and managed grant oversight and performance reporting from the earliest stages of program design through final program evaluation. • Developed, distributed, analyzed, and...
J O'connell and Associates
Grant Writer
2003 - 2005
• Worked closely with clients to develop, organize, manage grant development project, and create fundraising strategies while researching funding availability. • Worked with multiple School...

Education

University at Buffalo, State University of New Yor
M.A., Anthropology
2001 - 2004
University at Buffalo, State University of New Yor
B.A., Anthropology
- 2001
University at Buffalo, State University of New Yor
B.A., Social Science Interdisciplinary
- 1999
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Grant Proposal Evaluation
Grant Writing
Evaluation
Research
Proposals
Business Plans
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Grants
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