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  • Grant writing and fundraising appeals

    $65/hr Starting at $200

    Melissa Ralston has twenty years of experience in fundraising for nonprofits. She is skilled in grantwriting and content for nonprofit marketing materials, appeal letters, case statements, annual reports,...

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  • Film grant writing

    $65/hr Starting at $250

    I have experience writing film grants for short films, feature-length documentaries and interactive media projects including virtual reality. My services include: Research potential grant submissionbr...

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  • Editing Nonprofit Communications

    $65/hr Starting at $250


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Persuasive nonprofit writer specializing in grants and annual appeals

Work Terms

I live outside of Seattle, Washington. I happily adjust my schedule to meet the needs of East Coast clients. I typically prefer written communications for reference. I am always happy to verify my instructions in a written form after a phone call.