For seven years, Natalie H. was a Program Director and consultant for Read Aloud America, a Hawaii-based nonprofit literacy organization. There, she established herself as a successful writer, among many other tasks. Writing projects included grants, newsletters, and technical manuals. She was the lead writer and co-writer of numerous grants, helping to raise the organization $1.1 million in funds. Natalie also wrote and edited fundraising letters, in which she attracted potential donors by incorporating tangible impact results and hard evidence into relatable stories that appeal to potential donors. To attract potential donors and inspire community members, Natalie revitalized RAA’s newsletters, redesigning their image and streamlining their production. Articles included human interest stories from RAA’s work, facts and figures of RAA’s events, and descriptions of resources useful to readers. Finally, Natalie also enabled RAA’s geographically separated offices to operate seamlessly, as she implemented, wrote, and edited several operations manuals.