Nonprofit Grants: Start Your 2022 Grant Strategy Off Right! Nonprofit grant writing is an excellent way to increase funding for your nonprofit organization. But because nonprofit grants are so competitive, having the right strategy is key. With the number of nonprofits registered rising year after year, it’s been more competitive than ever to be awarded grant funding. We’re sharing 7 tips to help you start on the right foot with your nonprofit grant strategy:
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grants, Nonprofit Grants, nonprofit grant strategy January 27, 2022
15 Grant Readiness Tips
Grant Management, grantmakers, grants, Nonprofit Grants, grant writing July 06, 2021
Grant readiness in grant-seeking organizations can be something that brings out the best of grant professional humor. When an organization is asked to consider if they are “grant ready,” the answer is usually a resounding, “Of course we are! We are ready to receive grant money!” Joking aside, grant readiness is one of the most important factors for grant seekers to consider, relative to each and every potential application. Grant readiness comes through in all aspects of your grant seeking. It impacts how you decide what your priorities are for grant revenue and, therefore, who and what you research as part of creating a proactive grant-seeking strategy. It impacts how you sell your...
Grant Writing for Beginners: Where to Start with Research
Grant Management, grants, Nonprofit Grants, getting started with grants, grant writing February 17, 2020
Blog Post by CharityHowTo Expert Diane H. Leonard, GPC If you are new to grant writing, you are likely focused on what your writing should sound like. Perhaps you ask yourself questions about what is the right style or what is the right person to write in. However, the truth about your writing is that the work before the writing is where you should start your efforts and your learning. Writing and submitting grant applications without first following best practices in grantmaker research and grantmaker relationships will leave even the best-written applications resulting in rejection letters. Grant Writing for Beginners – Where to Start Before you sit down looking at a blank document with...
3 Questions to Consider in Selecting Grant Management Software for Grant-seekers
Grant Management, Fundraising, grants, Nonprofit Grants, Grant Management Software October 11, 2019
Blog Post by CharityHowTo Expert Diane H. Leonard, GPC You successfully wrote and submitted a grant application. And you GOT the grant! Handstands, cartwheels, and high fives for your whole organization! But now you have to implement the proposed work you outlined in the grant application, and you have to manage not just the program, but also the finances, and the required reports. And as you successfully start writing and managing one grant, you begin to build bigger grantmaker relationships and a grant portfolio for your organization building on your grant success. Only now, the management of deadlines, relationships, and the decisions on all of your applications becomes more...