A native of the Southern Tier and upstate New York, Nichola Ostrander, owner of Ostrander's Consulting, has a Bachelors of Science in Organizational Management, and a Masters of Art in Community Development. In addition to her education and training, she has six years of successful experience writing state, federal, and private grant applications to benefit businesses, non-profits, and municipalities. Nichola has effectively secured over 2 million dollars to date in grant funding for multiple projects through New York State. She has experience in commercial developments, façade and Infrastructure improvement programs, housing rehabilitation, playground upgrades, and so much more.
Ostrander's Consulting was started by Nichola Ostrander with the focus on helping guide and assist businesses and communities in generating economic growth and revitalization efforts.
Ostrander's Consulting has a team of consultants who have over 30 years of combined experience ranging from operational excellence, grant writing, grant administration, and so much more.
The team at Ostrander's Consulting is dedicated to collaborating with business owners and municipalities to manage whatever needs they may have.
Community Progress, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting municipalities and low- to moderate-income people with housing needs throughout Chemung, Steuben, and Schuyler Counties. We work in partnership with national, regional and local organizations to offer unique opportunities through: Operation of housing rehabilitation programs to single, multiple and mixed -use dwellings; and Operation of business rehabilitation/development programs.