Empreinte Consulting, LLC is pleased to welcome Jen Adams to the team as a Consultant focused on grant writing and research. Cultivated by fifteen years of grants experience, Jen offers a depth of insight and expertise in the development of winning grant applications. Jen has assisted numerous nonprofits to identify grant opportunities among local and national foundations as well as county, state and federal resources.
A graduate of nearby Roberts Wesleyan College, Jen received a B.A. in Communications with a Business minor. She entered the world of fundraising while working as Development Coordinator at the Heritage Group, a healthcare organization south of Buffalo serving 2.500 seniors in various levels of residential care. Moving back to Rochester in 2004, Jen continued to develop skills in grant writing as Project Manager at the Rochester-based Grants Office firm.
With an eye on long-term, strategic impact, Jen has guided multiple clients toward their fundraising goals by performing comprehensive grant research and creating a timeline for developing and submitting requests. Having served a wide variety of agencies and organizations locally, Jen has developed a strong knowledge of the Greater Rochester community and an awareness of its socioeconomic needs and risk factors. This knowledge and experience can be utilized to develop your grant strategy, preparing you to approach funders who share your mission, and helping you to create dynamic, competitive grant applications. Whether you are looking to advance your grant funding to the next level, or you are new to grants development, Empreinte Consulting, LLC will help guide you through this journey.