BLESID Consulting offers a wide range of services to assist non-profits achieve their funding and program goals.
The BLESID team conducts prospect research, the first step in evaluating which donor or foundation interests align with your nonprofit’s goals. We provide a detailed prospect list of funders at the beginning of our engagement and update the list annually for our clients. We also provide the first contact to the donors to verify interest and determine the point of contact and method for your request for funding.
LETTERS OF INQUIRY
Many funders require a brief Letter of Inquiry (“LOI”) as an introduction for funding. BLESID will assist your nonprofit in writing an LOI that meets the required guidelines and formats for each funder.
CASE FOR FUNDING
FULL PROPOSALS OR APPLICATIONS
Whether a full proposal after an LOI has been accepted or an individual grant application, the BLESID team will work with you to build a strong proposal that includes, demographics, the defined need, metrics, evidence based support, budget, and full team support packages (i.e., resumes, biography’s, and staffing and management plans.)
At BLESID we believe in leaning in with our clients. We will help our clients develop materials that show case their services and skills. This includes graphic design, developing strong cases for funding documents, and program descriptions. We also provide assistance
BLESID provides support for funders in several ways. We can provide tutorials and informative sessions for prospective applicants to prepare for the application process and also provide technical assistance after the award has been given to ensure that the grantee adheres to the funders requirements.
At BLESID we take the confidentiality of our client’s information seriously. Our team members adhere to non-disclosure agreements to ensure the privacy and security of all our clients information.