Here are our favorites for the best of March 2017!
3 Grant Writing Myths That Are Limiting Your Success
Originally posted by grantsedge | March 3, 2017
By Norm Wiseman, Kovacs Group, Inc.
Believing grant writing myths is dangerous and potentially costly mistake for you and your organization. Let me tell you why.
It was grade 9, and I liked an older woman . . . she was in grade 10 (she seemed old) and definitely out of my league. I had noticed her during an after school event and had convinced myself there was no way she would even talk to me. She was too pretty, too funny, and too smart.
Read more here> 3 Grant Writing Myths That Are Limiting Your Success
[Infographic] Nonprofit Organizational Health & Sustainability Benchmark
Originally posted by Bloomerang | March 8, 2017
Even though sustainability is somewhat of a buzzword in the sector, it is attainable by any nonprofit through just a few key metrics and internal processes.
We were curious whether or not the average nonprofit organization, and the sector as a whole, is on the road to sustainability.
So we surveyed 600 North American nonprofit organizations to see where they stand.
Check out the graphic here> Nonprofit Organizational Health & Sustainability Benchmark
15 Grant Professional Development Opportunities
Originally posted by bmtconsulting | March 22, 2017
Professional development is key to an individual’s success in their position. It can teach new skills, best practices, build confidence, improve efficiency, give feedback on current work, build a network, and energize participants. Professional development can take a variety of forms – books/blogs, webinars, master classes, trainings, conferences, twitter chats, discussion communities, and mentoring. I’m sure I’ve missed some.
Read more here> 15 Grant Professional Development Opportunities
Building Proposals for Easy Management and Future Funding
Originally posted by GrantHub | March 30, 2017
By Katie McLain, McLain Consulting
Building proposals for funding takes a lot of work, coordination, and time. By creating the right building blocks for your program, you can save yourself a lot of work down the road and set yourself up for easier overall grant management and potential future funding!
Read more here> Building Proposals for Easy Management and Future Funding
[Webinar] Identifying and Maximizing Your Grant Team for Great Results
Original recording by Foundant (GrantHub) in partnership with Diane H. Leonard, GPC | March 30, 2017
When you read “grant team” do you look around and wonder who we mean? Do you feel like a grant team of one? Or, conversely, do you have an idea of who your grant team should be, but have a difficult time actively engaging them?
Learn more here> Identifying and Maximizing Your Grant Team for Great Results