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Caroline Leopold, MA, GPC | Elance
 
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Caroline Leopold, MA, GPC

Writing that Wins Investment & New Business
   United States
  |   Philadelphia, PA
  |  3:48 am Local Time

Overview

Winning Grant Writer and Contract Procurement Specialist

Note: Not currently available on Elance. Accepts private clients. Find me on LinkedIn or via Google search.

Fifteen years of experience and $10 million won in grants and contracts. Secured funding and investment for non-profits, biotech, universities, and talented individuals.

Grant history & accomplishments:
•HHS, NIH, CDC, HUD, HRSA, SAMHSA and PCORI.
•$1 million+ business grants from Empowerment Zone (HUD) & SBIR (NIH).

Business development grants and contracts:...

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Jul 9, 2012|Grant Writing|$240|Completed
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5.0
Jun 21, 2012|Grant Writing|$1,052|Completed
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4.4
Jun 10, 2012|Grant Writing|$184|Completed
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5.0
Mar 15, 2012|Grant Writing|$300|Completed
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4.5

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Portfolio

Grants & Contracts Won 1999 - 2011
Section of winning proposal. Program areas: youth, foster care, health, risk reduction,...
Won $300,000 to address child trauma from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
http://www.healthinschools.org/Immigrant-and-Refugee-Children/Caring-Across-Communities.aspx

Skills (5)

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Grant Writing
Grant Writing Test
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Evaluation Research Design
Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Salesforce
Budgeting with Excel

Service Description

Grants Consulting and Proposal Writing:

•Analyze RFPs to determine writing strategy
•Write RFIs, RFQs that get business strategies noticed
•Write and edit proposals that maximize points with reviewers
•Find foundation, corporate, and government prospects
•Design budgets that meet accounting standards.
•Evaluation design and report writing.

Business Development & Grant/Contract Proposals

•Business Plans
•Federal, state and municipal contracts and grants
•Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) & Tech Transfer (STTR)
•Health care businesses
•State Medicaid Managed Care
•Understanding of FAR (Federal Acquisition Regulation)

Marketing & SEO Writing:

•White papers
•Compelling copy for email blasts
•Web site copy and SEO writing.

Medical Writing:

•Research and writing health, medical, and scientific articles.
•Proofreading and editing



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Employment

Leopold Writing (Sole proprietorship)
Owner
2011 - Present
Own a business focused on Grant Writing, Contract Procurement (ie. business contracts with government), and Freelance Copywriting. Recent work: winning new healthcare contracts for companies and...
ActionAIDS
Grant Writer
2008 - 2012
Wrote $3 million in successful government, foundation, and corporate grants and contract proposals. Experience in HUD, CDC, HRSA (FQHC), and major foundations and corporate sponsors.
Children's Crisis Treatment Center
Grants Coordinator
2005 - 2008
Grant proposal writer for large non-profit providing behavioral health care to children and their families. Secured more than $700,000 in grants and contracts from local and national funders.
Drexel University
Tutor and Thesis Coach
2004 - 2005
Provided education assistance to undergraduate and graduate health and science students. Provided workshops on grant writing to master's level students.
Prometheus Radio Project
Development Associate
2001 - 2002
Wrote funding proposals and concept papers to foundations about media access issues. Assisted in organizing media conferences in Maryland and California.
Citizens Information Service
Development Officer
1999 - 2001
Provided grant writing and technical assistance to businesses, schools, and non-profits in Chicago. Wrote successful HUD grant proposal for Second City, Inc, who was awarded $850,000 for a...

Education

Drexel University
Nursing coursework
2003 - 2004
University of Illinois, Chicago
Master's in Psychology
- 1999
Trinity College, Hartford CT
Bachelor's of Arts in History
- 1991

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contract writing
SEO writing
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CME writing
medical writing
federal grants
business writing
copywriting
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