Latest press release. Kim Joyce, GPC has been named to the prestigious Sun Devil 100 list for 2023. View the full press release HERE.

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Grant Writing  •  Training  •  Donor Cultivation

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At Kim Joyce and Associates, we are committed to advancing equal opportunity for all, both through our work, and in our workplace. We believe in, value, and seek, diversity in all forms. We are allies to all who are working to make the world a better place.

Impacting Communities, Organizations, & Lives, One Grant At A Time.

Kim Joyce & Associates, the largest grant writing firm in Arizona and a leading national grant writing firm, provides a wide range of services for nonprofits, for-profits, institutes of higher education, units of local government, tribes, and public agencies. Our clients are both in Arizona and throughout the nation.



Our Services

Associations & Certifications

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gpa member grant professionals association approved trainer
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ngma national grants management association
GPC 2021

What Clients Are Saying

"Over the past 7 years, Kim has been instrumental in growing our grant portfolio from $100,000 to over $1 million annually. She is a joy to work with and provides transparency and guidance every step of the way. Kim takes the time to understand our financial needs and truly embraces the Maggie’s Place culture. Our team is thrilled to work with Kim and would recommend her to any organization!"

Laura Magruder, M.Ed.

Chief Executive Officer at Maggie’s Place

"Kim is a professional of the highest standard. Her compassion for those served by the nonprofits she works with shines through every proposal, as does her respect for the applicant organization and the prospective funders. Kim was a valued and critical member of the Ryan House team and together we doubled grant revenue in two years to more than $800,000."

Alyssa Crockett

Director of Legacy Giving at Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix

"Kim is amazing to work with because she is calm under constant pressure. As a grant writer, deadlines are constantly looming and Kim is always on time with extremely well thought-out, well written, and well-researched submissions."

Denice Riffey

Previous Marketing Manager at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona

“Kim Joyce has a tremendous understanding of the entire fundraising process and the need to create and maintain a diverse source of funders. I highly recommend Kim to anyone looking for a quality grant writer and fundraiser with a proven and successful track record.”

Kelly Hart

President at Kelly Hart & Associates, Inc.

“I have followed the outstanding grant-related work of Kim Joyce since her days at Foundation for Blind Children. She is observant, diligent, analytical, intuitive, and brings the entire development office set of skills to serve her company's clients."

Dr. Bev Browning


"Kim is a highly professional grant writer and process manager. She works well with line staff, management and executives to get the job done on time, every time. She is a pleasure to work with and her expertise is above and beyond her peers. I highly recommend her for grant writing and management."

Leslie Zschokke

Business Development

“Kim and her team provide exceptional grants management services.  Successful grants programs include more than just “writing” grants. It involves the understanding and management of all aspects of the grant funding process. I never hesitate to refer Kim Joyce & Associates to organizations seeking help with their grants program.”

Julie Iacobelli

Co-Founder of c3 Strategists

"When I first met Kim, I knew my non-profit was in not just good, but great hands. Kim had been working with the organization for a number of years when I joined the staff and had such an incredible understanding for what we do. She writes about our services with such passion and empathy, helping potential donors to see the impact on our kids and families. As a non-profit with a small development staff, Kim’s expertise and talents are invaluable. It would be hard for us to afford to have an employee on staff who has Kim’s experience. Contracting with Kim is such a win for us!"

Tracy Leonard-Warner

Executive Director at Ryan House

“Kim Joyce is a Rockstar in the world of nonprofit consulting! She knows her craft well from the idea and strategy stage through grant identification, submission, reporting—and most importantly, relationship building with the people who run foundations. As a fundraising consultant who has been practicing for more than 15 years, it’s easy for me to know the real deal when I see it—and she’s it!"

Nancy Grace

Graceful Fundraising, LLC

"I have had the honor to work with Kim Joyce over the past few years. She brings talent, history, and a work ethic to the grant profession that is rare. Her ability to manage projects and people set her apart from the average professional. Every time I work with Kim I learn something new in the field and I walk away with a smile. Kim balances the stress of crafting the perfect proposal with the grace and compassion she brings when working with her clients. She is a gem in the grant professional community."

Allison Boyd

GPC Boyd Grants

Meet Kim

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Kim Joyce, GPC

President & CEO
Kim is a Grant Professional Certified (GPC) and earned her certification through the Grant Professionals Certification Institute (GPCI). This certification (distinction) sets her apart from her peers in the industry; she is one of only 21 GPCs in the state of Arizona.

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