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Candice Lombardi | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 17, 2014

Candice Lombardi

Uncommon Cure for Common Writing
   United States
  |   Pennsauken, NJ
  |  2:42 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $30

I write and edit grant-winning proposals, technology market analysis, and engaging feature articles that will have a strong impact on your reader.

As an IT trend analyst, I write engaging articles about enterprise software, hardware, middleware, and security companies and products around the world.

Through my grant writing services, I will help your nonprofit submit stellar proposals that demonstrate how your services have a vital, measurable impact on your target population. I have written successful proposals to federal, state, local,...

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Jan 1, 2014|Other - Translation|$50|Completed
Oct 6, 2013|Grant Writing|$53|Completed
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Sep 29, 2013|Grant Writing|$75|Working

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Grant Writing Test
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Technical Writing
Technical Writing Skills Certification
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Feature Article Writing
Proposal Writing
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Service Description

IT Trend Analysis: Whether it's a brief blog to inform users of the strengths and limitations of Microsoft's latest consumer operating system or an analysis of New Zealand's telecommunications regulatory environment, I will write and tailor professional, engaging articles and research to your target audience.

For nearly 10 years as an editor and freelance writer, I have written IT briefs, market trend analysis, company and product profiles on topics such as data security breaches, streaming media, telecom mergers and break-ups, mobile products and applications, developer tools, and enterprise software and middleware.

Grant Writing: Writing powerful grant proposals is a key element of a nonprofit's fundraising and capacity building strategy. I work with both start-up and established organizations to map out goals and objectives, target prospective funders, develop grant narrative that vividly describe how your services meet vital needs for your target population, and submit proposals. Whether you need a writer for one or two projects or a long-term contractor, I will assess and address the needs of your organization to further and fulfill your mission.

My grantwriting services include program analysis and planning, logic modeling, data collection, program budgets, grant narrative writing, and submissions. I will meet with you to agree upon timelines and milestones in order to comfortably submit grants prior to deadlines. These services help to build an organization's...

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Employment

Faulkner Information Services, Information Today
Freelance IT Reports Writer
2009 - Present
Analyze software trends, products, and mergers for industry leaders such as Microsoft and IBM. Write and edit 5-10 page research reports for monthly deadlines.
International Sculpture Center
Development Manager
2012 - 2013
Manage development and fundraising strategies for international arts organization. Write successful grant proposals, budgets and final reports. Execute donor cultivation strategies.
Boat People SOS
Fund Development
2009 - 2012
2011-2012 Department Manager of fundraising and grant writing for global Vietnamese nonprofit. Supervise Coordinators. 2009-2012 Write grants and cultivate funders.
Faulkner Information Services, Information Today
Assistant Editor & IT Research Writer
2006 - 2009
Write news abstracts and analysis in HTML format for online subscription-based IT publication. Analyze software and telecom trends, products, and mergers. Train editorial assistants.
The Cruise Agency
Administrative Assistant
2004 - 2006
Design email marketing campaign using HTML. Design and edited print collateral and client databases. Ghostwriter for travel agent's article on destination honeymoons, published in The Hill newspaper.

Education

Eastern University
English Writing B.A.
1997 - 2002
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