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Mary Harwell | Elance
 
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Mary Harwell

Specializing in Non-Profit Grant Writing
   United States
  |   Alpharetta, GA
  |  9:49 am Local Time

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Overview

Hello there! I hold a Master's in Social Work, with certification in Non-Profit Management and specialization in Program Development and Community Empowerment. I have several years of experience and success in working with non-profits in developing and writing corporate, foundation and government grant proposals. As an academic, I also have lengthy experience with research and academic writing.

Additionally, I have a wanderer's soul and have done much traveling that has led to a love of creative writing and blogging. Please feel free to...

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Portfolio

Document excerpt: "With this in mind, a modest community analysis has been...
Document excerpt: "In this light, an in-depth analysis of the country of Namibia...
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Document excerpt: "World-renowned economist, Jeffrey Sachs, once more inserts...

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Grant Writing
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Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Employment

Bicycles for Humanity Georgia
Co-Founder & Executive Director
2009 - Present
- Founded and developed the U.S. 501(c)(3) non-profit organization - Manage and supervise all volunteers and volunteer staff members - Facilitate board development, fundraising, and financial...
Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta
Grants & Contracts Specialist
2011 - 2013
- Responsible for grant prospecting, writing and program development - Lead grant writer for over 32 proposals submitted through Nov 2011-present with a current success rate of 71% -...
Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta
Preferred Communities Grant Coordinator
2010 - 2011
- Coordinated and managed the federal Preferred Communities Grant, Matching Grant, and Reception & Placement Programs for refugee clients - Provided one-on-one case management for single, refugee...
SafeHouse Outreach
Community Engagement Specialist
2009 - 2010
- Oversaw detailed community needs assessment for areas of DeKalb County, GA - Conducted in-depth research on migration and assimilation patterns for refugees - Responsible for volunteer...
Bicycling Empowerment Network Namibia
Network Conference Coordinator
2009 - 2009
- Coordinated and implemented the first BEN Namibia Network Conference of projects - Participated in HIV/AIDS prevention, education, and awareness - Supported and facilitated creation and...

Education

The University of Georgia
Master of Social Work
2008 - 2010
The Florida State University
B.S. - Family, Child & Consumer Sciences
2002 - 2005

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grant writing
nonprofit management
foundation proposals
letters of intent
strategic plan
logic model
evaluation proposal
academic writing
creative writing
blogging
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