Certified Grant Professional and GPA Approved Trainer
Heart Resources, LLC is a mission-driven grant specialty company dedicated to improving quality of life in Western Pennsylvania.
Katherine F.H. Heart, GPC, M.Ed.has 35 years of experience working in the nonprofit sector, and has provided grant and technical writing services for numerous organizations since 1998. Katherine develops proposals for program, capital and operating support aimed at foundations, corporations, United Way, and local, state and federal government agencies. She creates grant plans for complex projects involving multiple funders. She prepares Concept Papers, Request for Proposals (RFP) and bid documents. Katherine offers grant training seminars, proposal coaching, and editing/reviews to improvegrant results. She has served as a federal grant reviewer for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and in a SAMHSA Fellowship Program as part of her commitment to promoting public health and community wellness projects.
In 2015, Heart Resources, LLC completed grant requests that were awarded $5,125,628 for at-risk youth education and workforce development, child and teen literacy and technology activities, public information services at a corrections facility, historic landmark building renovations, and general operations. Katherine presented grant workshops to 200 individuals from 104 regional nonprofit agencies. Her company provided sponsorship funding for the GPA-Western PA Regional Conference, The Authors Zone (TAZ) Conference, and People's Oakland Turtle Team.
Katherine has earned the Grant Professional Certified (GPC) credential, and was the first person designated as an Approved Trainer by the Grant Professionals Association. She is Founding President of the GPA-Western PA Chapter. Her new book, Grantepreneur(TM): Getting Started in a Grant Career and Business, will be published in 2016.
Heart Resources, LLC is a registered Professional Fundraising Counsel by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of State, Bureau of Corporations and Charitable Organizations.
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