Our Mission at Work for You

Thrive Mission Resources, LLC supports grassroots nonprofit organizations in building capacity with strategic consulting, communications and grant writing services so that they can more effectively focus on their missions to create thriving communities and improve lives.

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Ashlie James

President and

Principal Consultant

About Our Founder

Ashlie James, M.A., B.A., has over 15 years of professional and volunteer experience, having served alongside and consulted for charitable, faith-based and educational organizations of all sizes and scopes. She has a wide range of administrative, executive, development and communications experience having served at all levels. Her career achievements include a successful track record of over $28 million in funded state, federal, and foundation grant proposals, and post-award management of over $19 million dollars in funded grant programs.


Ashlie is Founder of Atlanta Growing Leadership Of Women (GLOW), a nonprofit mentoring and leadership development organization for women and girls in underserved communities. She is also Founder of Thrive Mission Resources, a consulting practice that serves grassroots organizations with mission-driven communications and grant writing services so that they can make a big impact while starting small. With bachelor and master’s degrees in biblical studies and nonprofit leadership, Ashlie’s passion for serving others is filtered through a ministry and community lens with an aim of building and supporting initiatives that empower people to lead better lives and secure sustainable futures.

Consulting Services

NOT Currently Accepting New Clients

We help grassroots nonprofits build capacity by providing technical assistance in areas such as program design, events, communications,

strategic planning, and board/staff development.

Currently Accepting New Clients

We deliver professional development and training to nonprofit, school, community, faith and corporate audiences about topics such as good citizenship, volunteerism, leadership, fundraising, grants and more. 

Currently Accepting New Clients


We provide start up consultation to assist organizations in drafting and filing the initial paperwork to obtain state and federal nonprofit status, including 501c3 designation from the Internal Revenue Service. 

NOT Currently Accepting New Clients

We offer ongoing and project-based grant development services including funding research, grant writing, and/or proposal reviews for foundation, corporate and government grants.






ABC Workshop: Communicating Grant Programs through Effective Logic Modeling in partnership with the Cobb Collaborative

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

10:00 am - 11:00 am EST

White Room

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