Here at Somebody Cares Tampa Bay we want to take the time to recognize the people and organizations that partner with us. Each month we will take a moment to share with you one of our partners and what they do.
Coffee and sandwich shop
Grant Pathways is a Christian owned and operated company that is passionate about working with faith-based nonprofits. They believe faith in God combined with nonprofit expertise can change the lives of people in the most powerful ways. Their leadership’s faith in God and desire to serve others compels them to work together with other believers to help them achieve the dreams that God has put within them. They serve any size nonprofit, including start-up organizations. Grant Pathways is a team of grant writing professionals for nonprofits with a combined 143 years of nonprofit and grant writing and winning experience for organizations across the U.S. They have found their passion in helping nonprofits reach their full potential and maximize their impact in the communities they serve by introducing new initiatives, seeking growth, or recognizing they are missing grant opportunities.
Grant Pathways becomes a part of their client’s development team at a fraction of the cost of a full-time grant writer.They investigate local funding opportunities and actively network with the best interests of their clients in mind, matching the services provided by your organization with funders with an expressed interest in those services and population served. Grant Pathways prepares a comprehensive report summarizing the search results and includes key information for each prospect, including application guidelines and deadlines, developing an action plan designed to build funding support for your organization. They take all this information and write outstanding proposals for their clients. They share their resources and knowledge to ensure that each client turns in the most competitive, compelling,and complete grant proposal possible.
We personally know, Julé Colvin,owner and leader of this grant writing team. She started writing grants many years ago for us before she started Grant Pathways. She is passionate about helping others grow to better impact the world for good. She has spent 30 years in the business world helping individuals, nonprofit and for-profit businesses grow through coaching, training, strategic planning,leadership development and winning grants. She has helped to raise millions of dollars for charities throughout her career and has helped businesses of all sizes to flourish and reach new levels of growth. She really enjoys helping people develop their leadership abilities. Her goals are to help her clients focus, balance and achieve maximum impact. We appreciate what Grant Pathways has done for Somebody Cares in writing grants for us. If you are interested in getting help in this area, go to their website and contact them (www.grantpathways.com).