Ms. Kimberly Y. Warren, MS Ed. (Non-Profit Developer, Certified Grant Writer/Trainer, Owner of The American Grant Writing Firm, Inc. which has created 411 new 501©3’s in 44 states, CEO of MidCity Excellence (MCE) Community Learning Center. MCE attracts hard-to-reach, disenfranchised families and engages them in enrichment education, creative/performing arts initiative, counseling and social justice/racial reconciliation solutions. MCE has engaged and empowered over 1,700 youth and hundreds of adults in culturally sensitive programs, attracting residents from 8 different counties.
Ms. Warren, a certified grant writer, simultaneously operates the American Grant Writing Services/Firm, an entity that has created almost 411 new non-profits in 44 different states and has provided professional development, grant/non-profit management training and consultation for a plethora of international clients (from Liberia, Portugal, Togo, Cameroon, South Sudan, etc.). For the past 5 years, Ms. Warren has been selected to act as a grant reviewer for grants funded by the Missouri Arts Council and the National Endowment of the Arts.