specializes in helping you advance your mission
and boost your community impact through great writing.
These days, everyone is bombarded by data clutter or
"too much information." To
stand out, you MUST sharpen your messages to engage the most
receptive audiences. Clear, concise writing is one
of your most powerful tools.
is ineffective writing costing you?
As you know, great writing is CRUCIAL
to the success of socially responsible organizations (nonprofits,
foundations, green businesses, and the like) and the people who
work for them. But few of us know how to share our work with
the world in the most effective and efficient way. That's where
I can help!
Check out this 90-second video on
how I can help you:
- Engage more readers
- Boost your impact
- Clarify your messages
- Articulate your vision
- Save time and frustration
- Meet your deadlines
- Prevent costly errors More...
Articles & Tip Sheets
- Colorful Bookmark: 9 Essential Writing & Editing Tips
- Resume & Cover Letter Tips for the Social Sector Jobseeker
- How To Write Outstanding Marketing Materials (teleseminar
- Writing for Community Success In 4 Easy Steps
- ...and many more!
and Training Services:
and Private Writing Workshops: Take
an interactive writing class that's specific to your everyday
work -- in person, by phone or online! These specialized professional
development workshops are tailored to your needs, and offer lots
of advice, hands-on practice, and personalized feedback. Attend
a public workshop or schedule one for your next staff training
Do you need a speaker for an upcoming conference, meeting,
or educational series? Book a professional writer to speak to
your group on a variety of communication and leadership topics.
Coaching: Free yourself from old writing habits
with personal attention and expert feedback
that fit your individual pace and style. Phone, in-person or
online sessions accommodate your busy schedule -- from anywhere.
You also may want to work in a small group with 2 coaches over
Services: Looking for an
expert to tune up your documents? Hire a seasoned professional
writer who can hit the ground running. I will work with you on
grant proposals, press releases, website content, reports and
more. Your initial consultation is FREE, and there's no obligation!
- Writing for Community Success founder Dalya
F. Massachi is a widely published writer, consultant and activist
who appreciates the importance and complexity of social change
work. For more than 20 years, her work with community organizations
has focused on fund development and communications. She has helped
clients and communities by writing scores of successful grant
proposals, marketing pieces, news articles, columns and contributions
to five books on progressive social change. She has also co-produced
several websites and radio productions. Since 2001 Dalya has
taught writing techniques to thousands of workshop and college
course participants. Her 2011 book is entitled, "Writing
to Make a Difference: 25 Powerful Techniques to Boost Your Community
Impact," and she currently
contributes to "The
Writer's Block" on OpportunityKnocks.org.
From 2000-2004, Dalya served as Founding
Director of the network of international development NGOs in
the San Francisco Bay Area (BAIDO). In 2009 she served on the
Advisory Board of the Social Sector Leadership Certificate Program
at John F. Kennedy University. She has worked or studied in Central
America, Africa, Israel, the U.K., and several regions of the
U.S. In addition, she has extensive experience in the global
womens movement. Dalya holds an M.A. in Communication &
International Development and a B.A. in International Studies.
She has appeared in numerous volumes of Marquis' Who's Who
since 2004. Read
her full resume.
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