Neka Beckwith, President, has over fifteen years of experience in fundraising, marketing and communications. She has targeted expertise in identifying and securing diverse funding sources for non- profit organizations. She is keenly aware of what foundations, faith-based and corporate funders are looking for and can help organizations match their needs with available fundraising resources. She has helped organizations secure five and six figure gifts for general operations, capacity building and project- specific grants including college access, youth education and arts enrichment, homelessness services and prevention, affordable housing development, economic development, workforce development, social justice and advocacy, healthcare, environmental sustainability and food justice initiatives She is well versed in grant writing, event planning and communications through her work at organizations such as Agape Youth and Family Center, Amario's Art Academy for the Gifted and Talented, Atlanta Mission, The Brotherhood/Sister Sol, CAMBA, Girl Scouts, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, and Per Scholas. Neka received her Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Loyola University New Orleans and Master of Public Administration as a National Urban Fellow from Baruch College at The City University of New York. She is a member of the Grant Professionals Association, African American Development Officers Network and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.