Grant Central USA is dedicated to bringing you the most comprehensive grant writing training in the market. We have assembled an experienced team of grant professionals to help you learn grant writing in the most effective way.

Junior League
La Habra Historical Museum
LA Conservation Corps
LA Texas Exes
LA's Promise
Lake Avenue Community Foundation
Life Pacific College
Lincoln Family Life Center
Lincoln County Rural Water District
Lincoln County Sheriff's Department
Long Beach Day Nursery
Los Angeles Medical Association
Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival
Los Angeles Urban League
Los Angeles Unified School District
Los Angeles Universal Preschool
Lou Dantzler High School
Magic Johnson Foundation
Mateson School District No. 162
Missionary Alliance
Montclair Police Department
Mycelium for Humanity
Neighborhood Music School Oasis, USA O’Malley
New Economics for Women
Oklahoma State
Opera La Carte
Optimist Youth Homes and Family Services
Outward Bound Adventure
Overtone Industries
Pacific Oaks College
Pacific Southwest District Church
Pathways LA
Parent Teacher Association
Pasadena City College
Pasadena Fire Foundation
Pasadena Unified School District
Paterson Police Department
P. F. Bresee Foundation
Pepperdine University
PEN Center USA
Phoenix Children's Hospital Foundation
Project Transformation
Providence Health & Services
Pomona Unified School District
Raffa Clinic
Rancho Animal Shelter
Reading to Kids
Real Connections Child Development
Regis University
Research Institute for Hawaii
Respite Care
Rio Hondo College
Robey Theatre Company
San Fernando Valley Community Center
San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity
School of Medicine of Loma Linda University Side
Scriptwirters Network
Street Projects
Sophie Miller Foundation
South Pacific District of the Christian
Sound Body Sound Mind Foundation
St. Francis Medical Center
STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
SunLine Regulatory Administration
Tavis Smiley Foundation
Teen Project
The Denver Center for Crime Victims Thoroughbred Rehab Center
UCLA Health Systems
University of Hawaii
University of Oklahoma
Valley Spring Lane Films
Variety Boys and Girls Club
Venice Community Housing Corp.
World Affairs Councils
West Hollywood Community Housing Corp. Western University Health Science
Westside Family YMCA
Whitman College
William Carey International University
World Vision International
YWCA Greater Los Angeles

Lisa Lucio, BA. has more than 35 years of experience as a communications professional. She has extensive experience writing, marketing, and providing public relations services to Corporations, City, County Agencies, Universities and various Nonprofits throughout the Southern California area.  As a consultant, Ms. Lucio has secured over $20 million in grant funds.  She is a National Trainer and Coach, with a specialty in K-12 Education, Clean Energy, Life Skills, Computer Training, and Nonprofit Management.

A Few Organizations We Have Helped...see reviews!

Rebecca Tuttle, M.Ed. has secured over $2.5 million dollars in grant funds and brings a wealth of knowledge in grant writing for both private and public sector. Ms. Tuttle has over 15 years experience in Nonprofit Development and has established herself as a female small business leader. Her vast experience and talents also include, a celebrated author and a gluten-free enthusiast. She has been featured on the Dr. Oz show for her positive outlook for success. Ms. Tuttle hopes to run for the State Legislature in the future.

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Alphagirls, Inc.
Alliance For Housing And Healing
Altadena Historical Society
American Lung Association in Colorado
Anti-Defamation League
Arthritis Foundation
Arts and Learning Conservatory
Armenian Relief Society
Asian Pacific Health Care Venture
Austin Life Guard
Azusa Unified School District
Baby Moses of Dallas
Baylor Health Care System Foundation
Bishop Machebeuf High School
Boys and Girls Clubs LA County Alliance
Boys and Girls Club Of Santa Monica
Braille Institute of America
Breast Feed LA
Buckham & Associates
Burma Community Builders
Cal Poly Pomona University
California Community Foundation
California Institute of Technology
California State University Dominguez Hills
Care Corps International
Casa Colinas Hospital
Center for Life Long Learning
Central City Value School
Chaffey College
Chamber of the Americas Foundation
Child Advocates
Child and Family Resource
Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles
Chrysalis Volunteer
City of Black Jack
City of Hope
City of Madera
City of Pasadena
City of Rialto, RDA
Claremont School of Theology
Community Conservation Solutions
Community Rehab Services
Container Recycling Institute
County of Maui Hawaii
Court Appointed Special Advocates of LA
Create Now
Critical Mass Dance Company
Crown Jewel Club
Culver City Unified School District
Dancing Classrooms Los Angeles
Daughters of Charity Health System
Diabetes Health And Wellness Institute
Defense Contract Audit Agency
Discover the World, Inc.
Don Benito Elementary School
Dream Center
East Valley Boys & Girls Club
Eagle Empowerment
El Centro de Accion Social
Elliott Institute
Emmanus Lutheran School
Entrevista Communication
Epic 'Ohana, Inc
Equality California
Esperanza Services Inc.
Feed Your Soul
First 5 LA - Best Start Communities
Foothill Family Services
Fuller Seminary
Habor Regional Center
Hawaii State Teachers Association
Hammer Museum
Gangfree - Gang Alternative  Program
Girls Incorporated of Orange County
Glendale Presbyterian Church
Glendale Arts
Huntington Library
Huntington Hospital
Human Options
Impact Sports Youth Foundation
Independent School Alliance
Inner City Education Foundation
Inner City Law Center
Indigenous Technologies
Institute of Classical Architecture & Arts
Journey Mosaic Inc.

Rodney Walker, M.B.A.,  Rodney Walker is a leading expert in philanthropy and grant writing for nonprofit organizations. He is president of Grant Central USA, an industry leader and nationally recognized grant writing training company empowering thousands of people and organizations to improve their grant writing efforts. Mr. Walker has a Master of Business Administration and a Certificate from Duke University in Nonprofit Management. He is a graduate of the University of Texas in Austin and completed a Leadership Certificate program at the University of Southern California.

Take A Look At Those We've Helped

We have a well established track record of delivering solid insight and information to help your agency get grant money by writing award-winning grant proposals. Look below at a few of the organizations who have relied on us.


At Grant Central USA, we help you get the results you seek by providing you with today's best practices in grant writing and grant management. Our team has over 50 years of combined experience in grant management and grant writing. We work with organizations to increase their knowledge and skills to properly use grants for their intended purposes.

industry experts:

"...Grant Central USA is actually our grant writing partner. We use to hold a lot of trainings in-house but we don't want to recreate the wheel every time, so we look towards Grant Central USA to offer our grant writing as well as in-person trainings...Rodney Walker is a great trainer and I think if you give it a try you will enjoy it as well."

- Julie Ha Troung, Education Manager
Center for Nonprofit Management in Los Angeles

We Help Your Organization Succeed

Our students trust us and our training. Hundreds of organizations have successfully used our trainings to secure money for a wide range of projects and causes-- from both government and foundation sources. Our students have discovered that our trainings also have extensive experience in grant management. Let us use our knowledge and skill in grant management to help your organization manage the funds you receive.

  • We conduct 100+ live grant events annually
  • We offer on-demand grant webinars
  • We produce today's best online grant writing course taught at universities throughout the U.S.
  • We train grant writers to start their own successful  grant writing business
  • We have founded and manage one of today's largest online groups dedicated to grant professionals with over 12,000 members

Frank Bonacci, M.A. J.D., has over 15 years teaching experience at the college level and has extensive experience in corporate and foundation relations. As a consultant, Mr. Bonacci has secured over 3.8 million working with non-profits specializing in the fields of education and mental health. He is a registered Federal Grant Reviewer and travels the Country sharing his vast knowledge in the field of Grant Writing, Training and Coaching with individuals and organizations.

Grant Central USA Team

Knowledge & Experience

the Benefits of learning from us:

  • We provide several ways for you to learn grant management quickly
  • Enjoy ongoing support with great peer networking in our online forum
  • Friendly, helpful and knowledgeable grant professionals to assist you
  • Our courses are affordable and packed with great content and samples
  • You'll be learning grant management from recognized industry experts 
  • Our grant management coaches are available for on-going support if needed
  • Continuing Education Unit's available upon request
  • Receive an attractive certificate of completion
  • Gain confidence from our easy to learn systems
  • Discounted rates for groups of 5 or more
  • Customized and one-on-one learning available

Jonita Fair-Payton has over 20 years of experience in nonprofit management, training, and fund development. Ms. Fair-Payton has worked in an executive capacity in some of the most renowned nonprofit organizations in the country. As a consultant, she assists clients nationwide with Fund Development and Grant Writing. Specializing in federal grants, Ms. Fair-Payton has secured over $45 million in grant dollars for clients.

Empowering You To Manage Your Funds With Integrity

Yes, we provide CEUs and Certificates of Completion with our classes!

Grant Management Training

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