November 20, 2016
There was a time when multi-year, federal, state or county grants were the way to go. You
could get one of those grants and rest on your laurels for a while as long as you didn’t upset the
Those days are gone.
Any of you who manage a government grant or work under one know that you spend as much
time documenting and reporting every little detail as you spend on the program itself.
Sure, some government grants offer lots of money…..but weigh it against all of the bureaucracy
and monitoring…..and you will realize that you can earn several small corporate, family, and
community foundation grants (that require no more than a one page report at the end of the
year) to fund your program.
Nobody cares what
your organization did in 1985
August 29, 2016
Thanks, but no thanks
August 7, 2016
Follow the Rules!
September 4, 2016
Faith Based Organizations CAN Receive Foundation Funding
January 23, 2017
Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) with Partners
January 16, 2017
January 9, 2017
Grants are NOT a Quick Fix toward Sustainability
January 2, 2017
Don’t Bug the Program Officer
December 26, 2016
Use the K.I.S.S. Principle and Leave the Acronyms Out of your Proposal
December 18, 2016
Bring Sexy Back
December 11, 2016
You Don’t Receive United Way Funds?
December 4, 2016
Letters of Support/Partnership
November 27, 2016
Stay Away from Government Grants Unless You Enjoy Jumping through Hoops
January 2017 (4)
December 2016 (4)
November 2016 (4)
October 2016 (5)
September 2016 (4)
August 2016 (4)
I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!