Gerry Gomez Pearlberg is the sole proprietor of Artisanal Prose, and has served the non-profit sector as a freelance writer, editor, and project manager since 1992. In that time, she has created hundreds of communications and fundraising materials for dozens of clients. She is proficient in developing fundraising appeals, annual reports, grant proposals, newsletters, and web content. Recent clients include WHEDco, Community Service Society of New York, Community Resource Exchange, and The Diverse Elders Coalition, among others. Gerry has collaborated with Tripi Consulting on direct mail projects for SAGE and American Jewish World Service. Gerry is also an award-winning poet who has led a weekly writing workshop at AIDS Service Center NYC since 2000. In her non-writing hours, she pursues her interests as a gardener, wild-food forager, and student of Japanese language and culture.