Grantmaking consists of many steps: crafting grant criteria, designing application forms, finding the right organizations to support, communicating with applicants, and reviewing proposals. And, finally, making good decisions and getting the check out the door!
Then there are after-the-grant tasks: evaluating how well the nonprofit achieved its goal, keeping a database to track your grantmaking and review your success over time, and informing others about your grantmaking activities.
I can be your "staff" to take care of any — or all — of what is typically considered “program officer” work. This is everything to do with the grantmaking process that can be managed on an outsourced basis. My expertise will ensure it is done well, with sensitivity and confidentiality. Back office tasks may include: