Grant Writing and Grant Prospect Research Services
Here are some of our recent successes:
Gilda's Club Westchester wins $100,000!
In seven years, Howie Marketing and Consulting (HMC) has had three Impact 100 Westchester quarterfinalists (Country Childrens Center, Community Center of Northern Westchester and Cerebral Palsy of Westchester), two semifinalists (Cerebral Palsy of Westchester twice, YWCA White Plains & Central Westchester and Westchester Exceptional Childrens School) and eight finalists (Teatown Lake Reservation, Gilda's Club Westchester, Songcatchers, Westchester Exceptional Childrens School, YWCA White Plains & Central Westchester twice, Lifting Up Westchester and Cerebral Palsy fo Westcehster). In 2020, the two finalists (YWCA and CPW) each won $24,500. In 2016, Latino U College Access and in 2019, Gilda's Club Westchester, each were awarded one of their $100,000 grand prizes. Congratulations all!
In one year, we have secured over $1.7 million in COVID funds for our clients.
Five Howie Marketing and Consulting (HMC) clients won 11 Westchester County Youth Bureau awards ranging from $21,921-$46,000 a year for three years. That's $1,397,763 in grant funding! HMC's 11 awards are 19% of the total of 57 awarded.
Gilda’s Club Westchester received $110,000 from the Deerfield Foundation in support of its children's programming.
Gilda’s Club Westchester received $290,000 from the Kahn Foundation in support of their Comprehensive Support Services (counseling, support groups and workshop) Program and Caregiver Program, and to launch a new Teen Counseling and Coping Skills Training Program.
Congratulations to three Howie Marketing & Consulting clients for winning NYS Nonprofit Infrastructure Capital Investment Program grants. Lifting Up Westchester won $174,583 for a technology upgrade, the Boys & Girls Club of Northern Westchester won $500,000 for a roof, and the YMCA of Central and Northern Westchester won $1,000,000 for a roof. Congratulations, all!
Westchester Exceptional Children's School raises enough grant funds during 2014-2015 to purchase an iPad for every child in their school. The iPads are having a profound effect on the children's learning as all have severe disabilities including Autism, Down's Syndrome, etc.
PARC wins $716,700 HUD grant to purchase a home and convert it into a group home.
Teatown lake Reservation raises over $3 million to purchase The Croft estate adjacent to their preserve, enabling the preservation of 50 acres of open space.
Cerebral Palsy of Westchester wins eight grants and is able to launch a Saturday adaptive sports program for children using wheelchairs and who cannot participate in their towns’ weekend sports programs.
Gilda's Club Westchester wins $134,000 five-year grant from the NYS Department of Health to implement a breast cancer outreach program.
Personal impact - - Owner Lydia Howie secures $9000 grant for Burke Rehabilitation Hospital for the purchase of a sitcar (indoor half car used by rehab patients to practice car transferrence). Years later, the car is used by her father during his rehab after a stroke.