Our CEO and Founder
Janise Wiggins is a Social Entrepreneur with more than 20 years experience teaching non-profits and businesses how to develop highly effective community programs that put them in prime position to be successful. She has assisted her nonprofit and government agency clients with obtaining more than $8 million in federal, state, local, and foundation grant funding!
Janise has written, reviewed and scored grants at local, state and federal levels. Janise is also a recipient of the 2017 National Minority Quality Forum's 40 Under 40 in Healthcare Award, as well as the 2017 Health Advocate Award given by Community Partners for Better Health in sponsorship with Caesars Entertainment. In 2020, Janise also received the Community Angel Award from the National Association of Women Business Owners - Southern Nevada Chapter.
Now she is sharing her knowledge of how to create successful grant proposals with you!
Janise holds a Bachelor’s in Social Work as well as a Master’s in Public Administration, and is now pursuing her Ph.D. in Public Affairs. Janise’s service to her community includes experience in various state and county social service, health and correctional government agencies, as well several non-profit organizations. For over 25 years, Janise has served as a federal grant reviewer for the Centers for Disease Control, Health Resources and Services Administration, Office of Community Services, and the Administration for Children and Families.