arnie draiman

arnie draiman

Philanthropic Consultant


Draiman Consulting

Milestones

My road in life has taken me all over.
After my freshman year, I went to a different city and took some summer courses at a different college. Just what I needed!
After getting my master's degree from gsu, I worked another year or two in Atlanta, and then took off overseas, and have been here for 30+ years
Keep following my journey

Education

High School
Potomac Sr High
Bachelor
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
University of Maryland-College Park
Graduate
Counseling Psychology
Georgia State University

Career

Philanthropic Consultant

I represent and consult to foundations/philanthropists/non-profits and am a web guru since 1995

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Non-Profit Organizations
Business
Upholding a Cause and Belief

Day to Day

I field dozens of phone calls and emails from non-profits looking for funding from the foundations I represent. I do forensic research of non-profits to see if they are worthy of a contribution, being sure that they are efficient and effective at what they do.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for everyone

Apprentice yourself with someone. Even if the pay is lousy and the location is awful, just get the experience. always easier to get a job when you have a job

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

undergrad
Bachelor
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
graduate
Graduate
Counseling Psychology

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Teachers:

"You can't succeed without a college degree"