Elizabeth Winston

Elizabeth Winston is a Consultant at American Philanthropic, a consulting firm whose mission is to strengthen civil society by improving the effectiveness of charitable foundations and nonprofit organizations.

She offers her nonprofit clients expertise in grant writing, major donor programs, direct mail, and database management. Prior to joining American Philanthropic, Elizabeth worked with nonprofits and think tanks in Washington D.C.

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