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Laura Sweat | Elance
 
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Laura Sweat

Grant Writer and Management Consultant
   United States
  |   Buffalo, NY

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Overview

I help nonprofits and social enterprises build sustainable revenue to drive mission impact.

I have more than 12 years of experience in nonprofits, and six years of specialized experience in housing, community development and economic development at the management level.

I've also managed communications and marketing at nonprofits over five years, and I use branding, social media management and campaign planning as fundamental tools in resource development planning.

I've uploaded a list of funded applications to my portfolio along with...

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Mar 11, 2015|Grant Writing|$329|Completed

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Portfolio

This application to a state agency for funds to provide professional foreclosure...
I designed this website for two organizations sharing staff and programs, as part of a...
http://wsnhs.org

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Service Description

Through grant writing, communications strategy and business planning, I help nonprofits find the resources they need to create change.

RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT SERVICES
Grant Writing
Grant Research
Resource Development Planning
Business Planning

COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES
Brand Development
Fundraising/PR Campaign Planning
Social Media Plans
Social Media Management

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Employment

Social Impact Consulting
Management Consultant
2014 - Present
West Side Neighborhood Housing Services
Deputy Director
2012 - 2014
West Side Neighborhood Housing Services
Resource Development and Communications
2010 - 2012
AmeriCorps VISTA
Communications and Outreach Coordinator
2009 - 2010
AmeriCorps
National Civilian Community Corps
2002 - 2003

Education

Georgia State University
Bachelor of Arts, Journalism
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grant writing
grant proposals
affordable housing
community development
economic development
foundation
community economic development
grant writing donor research
grant research
HUD
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