Foundation Giving

* Perform prospect research and check for new funding opportunities 
* In-depth understanding of the criteria and priorities applicable to each grant
* Provide informed recommendations as to the which funding leads to pursue
* Compile program outlines, materials, and results to write compelling narratives
* Identify measurable goals for program development
* Assemble materials for grant requests (Budgets, Organizational Documentation)
* Submit grant requests, letters of interest, etc., both in print and electronically
* Develop and maintained monthly grants calendars
* Monitor expenditures and to ensure compliance with all grants requirements
* Prepare evaluations and other reports consistent with funder requirements
* Audited grant expenditures to ensure they were compliant
* Evaluate, rate, score, and provide feedback on grant applications
* Evaluate a wide range of grant applications for various causes and issues

Professional Experience
* DC Film Alliance / Grant Writer
* DC Theater Scene / Grant Writer
* Dupont Underground / Grant Writer
* Metro DC PFLAG / Grant Writer
* Theodore House / Grant Writer
* United Way / Grant Auditor, FEMA’s EFS Grant (Grant Auditor)
* DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (Grant Reviewer)

* DC Office of Latino Affairs (Grant Reviewer)
* DC Office of Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs (Grant Reviewer)
* Asian Pacific American Film, Inc. (Workshop Presenter)
* DC Shorts Film Festival (Workshop Presenter)

* Global Impact Film Festival (Workshop Presenter)
* Reel Independent Film (Workshop Presenter)
* Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts (Workshop Presenter)

Writing Samples
Writing Sample #1, Page #1
Writing Sample #1, Page #2
Writing Sample #2
Writing Sample #3

Thank You Letters
DC Mayor’s Office of Asian Pacific Islander Affairs – Thank You Letter
DC Mayor’s Office of Latino Affairs – Certificate of Appreciation
DC Arts Commission (Program – East of the River) – Thank You Letter
DC Arts Commission (Program – SEYP) – Thank You Card

DC Arts Commission (Program – GOS) – Thank You Card