Grants are essential to your nonprofit’s success and can help make a bigger impact in your community. But you know your time is best spent leading your organization. That’s where we come in - with a stress-free solution to winning more grants.
I have a passion for helping overextended Executive Directors eliminate their grant writing frustrations so they have more time to, well, ya’ know, run a nonprofit. The entire team of Upstream consultants is dedicated to easing the frustration of securing grant funding, so you can focus on growing the organization you love.
Are you ready to tackle this on your own, but aren’t sure where to start? We’re here to dig you out of the trenches with customized training tailored to your organization. Our education guarantees your team will go from clueless to confident grant writers in no time.
Are you lost in finding grants that are relevant to your nonprofit? Don’t worry, we will find the perfect grants that will help your organization make the biggest impact in your community.
Have you tried juggling everything only to drop all the balls when it comes to winning more grants? Over the last few years, we’ve written dozens of winning grant proposals for our clients, allowing them to focus on other important things.
“I’ve had the pleasure to collaborate with Melissa at Upstream Consulting for the past 8 months. She came to me with excellent references from past clients. She is serving as a subject matter expert for one of my clients and conducting comprehensive reviews of their online public health education curriculum. Both the client and I have been impressed with her professionalism and high-quality curriculum review and recommendations. She is incredibly responsive to all project communication and is flexible to "go with the flow" as timelines and priorities are shifted.”
I get a lot of calls and emails from organizations that want to apply for grants. As soon as I start chatting with these organizations, I begin to informally assess if they’re grant ready. This helps me quickly determine: 1) if the organization would benefit from grant writing services and 2) which services would be […]
Limiting words, characters, or page numbers is one of the hardest things about grant writing. Check out 4 ways you can reduce the length of your next proposal.