Elisa Goncalves is the lead grant writer at Skylight Grants. She is actively involved in her community doing what she can to increase her social impact and is inspired by the innovative projects that community organizations have to improve the lives of others. Elisa has an extensive background in education and now serves as a grant writer for nonprofit organizations, community groups, and schools. Elisa speaks English, Portuguese, and is studying Spanish. When she is not writing, Elisa enjoys spending time with her family, reading, traveling, and being active in nature.