About

MARK HALL DUNLAP, GPC*
Owner/Principal


                                      I have more than 20 years experience identifying and securing grant funding.
                                      I have more than 16 years experience in municipal parks and recreation.
                                      I have more than 12 years experience in nonprofit fundraising.
                                      I have more than 20 years experience in senior leadership positions.
                                      I have experience in large, multi-department organizations, small-shop agencies, and faith communities.

                                      *I am a Grant Professional Certified (GPC) through the Grant Professional Certification Institute

                                      I initiated and led the City of Lenexa, Kansas, to become the tenth agency in the United States to be                                                      accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Parks and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA).

I increased revenue at Newhouse: foundation 136%, fundraising event 117%, and faith community 64%.

I raised more than $600,000, over two years, to fund Guided Chronic Care™, a groundbreaking model for delivering health care to uninsured and under-served persons with chronic illnesses at Truman Medical Centers.


I raised more than $29 million for the current HHS Title X Missouri awardee


I raised almost $600,000 for one of the current HHS Title X Kansas awardees

FIELDS OF EXPERTISE:

Healthcare/Academic Medical Centers
     cardiology     
     chronic disease
     community health
     dental
     diabetes
     GI
     HIV/AIDS
     oncology
     palliative care
     spiritual health
     women's health
Behavioral Health
     Substance Abuse
     Mental Health
Parks and Recreation/Municipal Government
Domestic/Sexual Violence Services
Urban Core Social Services
Faith Communities

Veterans Services

For-Profit Businesses

SBIR/STTR

WORK PLACES:

Dunlap Grantworks LLC:  Owner/Principal
Truman Medical Center Charitable Foundation:  Grant Writer
Preferred Family Healthcare:  Senior Grants Writer
Newhouse:  Vice President of Development
St. Paul's Episcopal Church and Day School:  Director of Stewardship and Development
City of Lenexa, Kansas:  Assistant Parks and Recreation Director and Recreation Superintendent
City of Moberly, Missouri:  Superintendent of Recreation
City of Overland Park, Kansas:  Seasonal Park Laborer

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

*Grant Professional Certified (GPC): 2012 through 2019

Grant Professionals Association (GPA):  2006 to the present
GPA Heart of America Chapter:  2009 to the present
GPA Heart of America Chapter Board of Directors: 2010 to 2012 and 2015 to 2017
GPA Heart of America Chapter President:  2010, 2011, 2015, and 2016
GPA Pioneer Award Committee:  2010 to 2016
Nonprofit Connect:  2002 to 2014
Mid-America Planned Giving Council:  2001 to 2006
National Committee on Planned Giving:  2001 to 2006
Association of Fundraising Professionals:  2000 to 2003
National Recreation and Park Association:  1984 to 1998
Missouri Park and Recreation Association:  1984 to 1989
Kansas Recreation and Park Association:  1989 to 1998

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