Pure Love Ministry
The Baltimore CASH (Creating Assets, Savings and Hope) Campaign
Memberships and Affiliations
Associated Black Charities Board Pipeline - Cycle VI
Association of Fundraising Professionals
Grant Professionals Associations
Maryland Nonprofits (Associate Member)
NeighborWorks America (Consultants Pool)
Standards for Excellence® Licensed Consultant, 2016 – present
Completed extensive training to assist organizations seeking to implement the Standards for Excellence code. Familiar with all of Standards for Excellence resources and licensed to use materials in the advancement of her work and the nonprofits and other institutions with whom she works.
The Word Woman LLC (TWW) nonprofit coaching program offers you not only a coach but a mentor. Michelle Nusum-Smith, TWW’s owner and principal consultant, brings to bear her more than 20 years of nonprofit experience to help you achieve your goals through safe, uplifting guidance and technical support.
Our nonprofit coaching is available in three categories: Emerge Coaching*, Growth Coaching and Sustain Coaching. Each consists of guidance, action steps, and templates related:
Our coaching includes assignments you complete between sessions. These assignments are designed to help you take action toward your goals and keep you moving in the right direction while helping you to develop skills and knowledge.
Request information on our Do-Good Coaching Packages by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 240-215-4984.
Do-Good Clients & Speaking Engagements
Flexible Fee Schedule
We offer a flexible fee structure that includes hourly rate, per project rates, and monthly installment options. For more information, contact us today! Call 240-215-4984 or email us at email@example.com
Grant Writing & Grants Management
Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake
Strategic Planning/Board Retreats
Coppin State University Development Foundation/Coppin State University National Alumni Association
Empowering Community Leaders Network
Life Savers United
Rockville United Church
Kingdom Seekers Deliverance Ministry - Women's Retreat
Maryland Nonprofits Annual Conferences - 2015 and 2016
On Purpose Woman Conference
The Word Woman LLC offers training services on a host of topics that support nonprofit success. Contact us to schedule your private, customized training or go to thewordwomanllc.eventbrite.comto register for our public events.
Organizational assessment and evaluation
Board development and Training
Strategic planning and facilitation
Resource development (including grantwriting and fundraising)
Leadership and supervisory development
Program development, marketing and evaluation
Capacity building program design and development
The Word Woman LLC (TWW) grants program offers you proofreading and editing, technical assistance, and proposal writing by Michelle Nusum-
Smith, TWW’s owner and principal consultant. She brings to bear her nearly 20 years of winning proposal writing (over $80M) and managing public and private funds, as well as three years serving as a grant application reviewer for a federal agency.
Winning a grant for can be challenging for even the best project when the proposal is not prepared either by or with consultation with a grants professional. And managing a grant can be equally challenging for someone new to grants. That why TWW’s grants program not only offers writing and technical services but also coaching and support in the
development and management of grants.
Our grants services include: