Grants

Get That Grant: 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Writing Grants for Nonprofits
November 13, 2018 at 10:59 am

Grants for nonprofits are a great way to obtain additional funds for your next fundraising campaign. By now, you’re almost a whiz kid at this—you know the tricks to getting that funder’s attention and how to stand out in the grant application process. While you know the key steps to shining in the pool of…

September Funding Round Up: 5 Potential Grant Opportunities for Your Nonprofit
September 6, 2018 at 11:27 am

Nonprofit organizations all over the world are fighting for change in the name of social good, and a great way to help these nonprofits reach their goals is by applying for grant funding. Grants take up plenty of time and resources, and with everything that you and your team need to accomplish on a day-to-day…

How to Stand Out Through the Nonprofit Grant Application Process
August 3, 2018 at 2:32 pm

You’re here because you work for a nonprofit organization. Maybe its next endeavor is going to be a very expensive one—and we’re not talking about a $100,000 project; maybe it’s a $1 million project or a $5 million project. In any case, your nonprofit wants to embark on a brand new journey (say, a new…

3 Grant Writing Tips to Catch That Funders’ Attention
June 29, 2018 at 9:35 am

Grants. You’ve most likely heard the term thrown around the nonprofit field, but do you (and your nonprofit organization) know what they are? And if you do, do you understand the grant process and the benefits of acquiring a grant? Grants can come from foundations, corporations and government agencies. Sure, you hear the word “grant,”…

June Funding Round Up: 5 Potential Grant Opportunities for Your Nonprofit
June 22, 2018 at 10:40 am

In a nation of over 1.5 million nonprofit organizations all striving for significant change, it can be challenging to find a grant worth the application process. Grants take up plenty of time and resources, and with everything that you and your team need to accomplish on a day-to-day basis, the last thing you need to…

Nonprofit Funders, It’s Time to Roll Up Our Sleeves
May 22, 2018 at 11:52 am

A growing number of nonprofit funders participating in the “effective philanthropy” movement have embraced the idea that grant dollars can’t change everything. They steep all aspects of their work and staff in the belief that effective foundations don’t exist to grant money...

Foundation Reporting Study
March 13, 2018 at 11:07 am

Grants for nonprofits are a great way to obtain additional funds for your next fundraising campaign. By now, you’re almost a whiz kid at this—you know the tricks to getting that funder’s attention and how to stand out in the grant application process. While you know the key steps to shining in the pool of […]

6 Metrics to Measuring Fundraising Grant Program Success
March 7, 2018 at 11:30 am

Nonprofits owe it to themselves to regularly and systematically assess the health of its grants management program, as doing so will help ensure success in this critical realm going forward. Many factors affect grant writing success...