8 Do’s & Don’ts to Help You Get More Corporate Grant Funding

Approaching a corporation requires thinking like a business. While individuals in the corporation may be deeply committed personally to your cause, they must also balance other demands. What will the stockholders think? Does this increase the bottom line in any way? Will the corporation be swamped with requests from other groups? Show them how theyRead More

Pay Attention!  How Do You Keep Your Grant Reviewer’s Eyes from Glazing Over?

Pay Attention! How Do You Keep Your Grant Reviewer’s Eyes from Glazing Over?

The job of a grant reviewer can be tough! Imagine reading proposal after proposal after proposal until your eyes practically glaze over.  You know just like I do that at times they must get bored. The last thing you want to do though is bore the person that potentially has the power to approve or denyRead More

6 Evaluation Methods That Will Increase Your Chances at Getting More Grant Money

6 Evaluation Methods That Will Increase Your Chances at Getting More Grant Money

There are a number of reasons that grant makers like to know how you’re going to evaluate the project you have proposed to them for funding: •You’re asking them to invest in your project that “assumes” if you do what you’re outlining in your proposal, then a certain result will occur. •Your grant proposal is really aRead More

3 Top Ways to Find Grant Funders Just Right for Your Organization

3 Top Ways to Find Grant Funders Just Right for Your Organization

Sometimes finding the perfect granting agency to fund your awesome projects can be like searching for a needle in a haystack. There are just so many factors to consider like area of interest, geography, the amount of the grant, what it’s being used to fund and if the foundation is currently even accepting applications. ButRead More