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Unlock Funding with Confidence: Your Path to Stress-Free Grant Writing

At Granting Your Vision LLC, we understand the challenges schools and nonprofits face in securing the funding they need to drive their missions forward. That's why our team of seasoned professionals is dedicated to crafting compelling grant proposals that resonate with funding organizations and open doors to new opportunities.

 

With our extensive experience in school leadership, federal grant review, and program development, we are uniquely positioned to navigate the intricate world of grant writing. Our expertise spans a wide range of sectors, including education, community development, healthcare, and environmental initiatives, ensuring that we can effectively articulate your organization's unique vision and goals.

Why Choose Granting Your Vision LLC?

  • Proven Track Record: Our team has a demonstrated history of success in securing grants for organizations of all sizes, from grassroots initiatives to large-scale institutions.

  • Tailored Approach: We take the time to understand your organization's specific needs, challenges, and aspirations, crafting grant proposals that align with your unique objectives.

  • Comprehensive Services: From initial research and proposal development to submission and follow-up, we guide you through every step of the grant writing process, ensuring a seamless and stress-free experience.

  • Collaborative Partnership: We believe in fostering a collaborative relationship with our clients, working closely with your team to ensure that your vision is accurately and compellingly represented.

 

Unlock the funding your organization deserves and take the first step towards realizing your vision. Contact us today to learn more about our professional grant writing services and how we can help you achieve your goals.

Services

Launch Your Vision
Launch Your Vision: Expert Support for Pre-Opening Charter Schools

Opening a new charter school is an ambitious endeavor that requires meticulous planning and expert guidance. Our "Launch Your Vision" service offers comprehensive support to help you navigate the complexities of starting a charter school, from initial application to successful implementation.

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Building Foundations
Building Foundations: Support for New K-12 Schools and Nonprofits

Starting a new K-12 school or nonprofit organization comes with its unique set of challenges and opportunities. Our "Building Foundations" service is designed to provide comprehensive support to new schools and nonprofits in their first three years, helping you establish a strong foundation for future growth and success.

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Sustained Success

Sustained Success: Strategic Support for Established Education Organizations

For established K-12 schools and nonprofits with over three years of experience, sustaining growth and achieving long-term goals requires strategic planning and robust grant support. Our "Sustained Success" service offers tailored solutions to help experienced education organizations maximize their impact and secure necessary funding for continued success.

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Current and Recent Clients

Clients

Successful Collaborations

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Charter Schools

Heritage Heights Academy
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Highlander Charter School
Wyoming Classical Academy
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Nonprofits & Other Contracts

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Colorado Department of Education
US Department of Education
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FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

1. What services does Granting Your Vision LLC offer? We offer comprehensive grant writing and fundraising support for K-12 schools and nonprofits. Our services include grant research, writing, submission, post-award management, and strategic planning. We cater to pre-opening charter schools, new schools and nonprofits (0-3 years), and established schools and nonprofits (3+ years).

2. Who can benefit from your services? Our services are designed for K-12 schools and nonprofits in the USA. We support pre-opening charter schools, new organizations with up to 3 years of experience, and established organizations with 3 or more years of experience.

3. How do I get started with Granting Your Vision LLC? You can get started by contacting us via email or scheduling an exploratory call through our scheduling link. During this initial consultation, we’ll discuss your needs and how our services can best support your organization.

Pre-Opening Charter Schools

4. What support do you offer for pre-opening charter schools? For pre-opening charter schools, we provide services such as GrantLaunch Consulting, CSP Grant readiness, post-award grant management, strategic planning, readiness audits, grant research, narrative templates, submission of selected grants, and ongoing support and training.

5. How can your services help us secure CSP grants? We offer expert guidance through the entire CSP grant process, including workshops, writing assistance, application review, project planning, management preparation, partnership development, and networking opportunities. Our systematic approach maximizes your grant potential.

New K-12 Schools and Nonprofits (0-3 Years)

6. What is included in your "Building Foundations" service? Our "Building Foundations" service includes an introduction to foundation grants package, grant calendar management, document management and archiving, readiness audits, narrative templates, grant search and submission, post-award support, community support development, and funding plans.

7. How do you support new organizations in building community support? We help establish relationships with local nonprofits, explore small to medium grants, and develop strategies to build strong community support for your organization.

Established K-12 Schools and Nonprofits (3+ Years)

8. What is covered under your "Sustained Success" service? Our "Sustained Success" service includes full-service foundation grants package, and options for CSP grants for expansion, federal grants, post-award grant management, ongoing grant support, strategic planning, capital campaign funding, and enhanced grant search and prioritization.

9. How can you assist with federal grants? We provide comprehensive support for federal grant applications, including readiness assessments, writing, application review, strategic planning, and post-award management to ensure successful implementation and compliance.

Specific Services and Processes

10. What is a readiness audit? A readiness audit is an assessment of your organization's preparedness to apply for and manage grants. We evaluate your existing processes, documents, and overall readiness to identify areas for improvement.

11. How often do you update the Grants Tracker and Grant Prospect Report? We update the Grants Tracker and Grant Prospect Report at least quarterly to ensure your funding opportunities are current and prioritized effectively.

12. What is included in post-award support? Post-award support includes assistance with grant implementation, compliance, reporting, and ongoing management to ensure you meet all grant requirements and achieve your project objectives.

13. Can you help with document management and archiving? Yes, we provide services to efficiently organize and archive your important documents for easy access and compliance, ensuring you are always prepared for grant applications and audits.

14. How do you handle grant calendar management? We keep track of all important deadlines and submission dates for your grant applications, ensuring you never miss an opportunity to secure funding.

15. What is involved in the funding plan? A funding plan streamlines your grant-seeking efforts, maximizes resource allocation, and increases your chances of securing funding for impactful projects. We provide guidance in developing an overall plan that incorporates donations, fundraising events, and grants. This includes tailored grant search and submission schedules, prioritization of opportunities, and ongoing consultations. We help you set goals based on your funding priorities and support you in finding the resources needed for fundraising success.

16. Can you help with specific aspects of fundraising beyond grants? Yes, we can assist in evaluating your website donations page to improve returns, developing a plan for corporate sponsorships, and drafting related letters such as donation requests or corporate sponsor introduction letters. However, please note that we are not a development agency and cannot perform the actual fundraising or contact your community directly.

17. How are your services priced? We have developed packages for many of our services to ensure fair and consistent support across all our clientele. These packages cover a wide range of needs, from grant writing and research to post-award management and strategic planning. For pre-opening charter schools, we also offer customized services to target the key areas they are most interested in, ensuring tailored support that aligns with their unique goals and challenges.

18. How can I contact you or schedule a call? You can contact us via email at info@peggydowns.com or schedule an exploratory call using our scheduling link: https://calendly.com/peggydowns/15-minute-exploratory-call. We look forward to discussing how we can support your organization's funding needs.

Feel free to reach out to discuss your specific needs and get a detailed quote tailored to your organization.

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Testimonials

What They’re Saying

NATALIA MILLER-FORREST, HERITAGE HEIGHTS ACADEMY

"I appreciate how Peggy has supported my school. She has taken the stress from my shoulders in the grant and fundraising fields. I highly recommend her!"

Jan Macwatters, The Charter School Librarian

“The go-to person if you need help writing a grant to fund your charter school."

Alexis Bridges, CE Mitchell Tutoring Services LLC

"Peggy provides quality services and demonstrates exceptional skills in researching, drafting, and submitting grant proposals. I highly recommend her!"

Dr. Kim Scott, Teen Focus

“Without question, Peggy is one of the most highly skilled women in the field of grant writing.”

JEANNE D'AGOSTINO, HIGHLANDER CHARTER SCHOOL

"Highlander Charter School has had the pleasure of working with Peggy Downs and her team for close to one year.  They have been great partners and responsive to our school's needs.  Peggy and the team are great listeners and work to ensure that, as partners, we are looking at the best and most timely options for our school. In addition to high-quality proposals in a timely manner, they are efficient with communication and feedback.  They worked closely with us to establish agreed-upon goals and timelines." 

Contact

720 409-2157

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