Dr. Linda Gray, President Corporate Connections has expertise and a track record of success in areas critical to increasing individual and organizational capacity. She works to support sustained entrepreneurial growth through: Strategic Planning, Program Design and Development, Grants and Contracts, and Project Management.
Executive Officer and Certified Mentor
SCORE a resource partner with the Small Business Administration
Dr. Gray is VP Diversity Outreach & Community Engagement, Dallas SCORE Headquarters. She is responsible for recruiting and providing assistance in business planning and proposals, business certifications, registrations and business financial packaging for minority, women owned businesses, disabled and veteran businesses.
Design, develop and implement presentation packages for business and nonprofits, using MS PowerPoint or transparencies. Develop business plans for community and economic development corporations.
Prepare necessary nonprofit incorporation documents and applications for state/federal tax-exempt status, including but not limited to Articles of Incorporation, By-Laws, 501(c)(3) Status and Strategic Business Planning.
Identify funding opportunities for project concepts. We follow grant and foundation availability and ensure that the funding opportunity is suitably matched to the organization.
Provide grant writing in all types of funding initiatives including federal, state, county, city, private foundation and corporate giving.
Fulfill requirements of funding providers as required by funding proposals. Provide technical assistance in preparing quarterly reports to satisfy granting requirements. Provide individual and group training on office procedures and record keeping, organizational referrals and activity documentation.
Provide individual and group training on grant research and writing, volunteer management, collaboration workshops, and other specific related workshops and seminars. We will design specifically for your organizational needs.
We look forward to hearing from you and working with you to achieve your goals for growth. Please contact us to discuss your next steps.
Phone 214-763-0438 or
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Areas you would like support:
______ Business Presentations
______ Setup Non-profits
______ Grants, Proposals, Contract Bids
______ Project/Grant Management
______ Research Writing and Editing