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Creating Effective Partnerships for Competitive Grant Proposals, Part 2

In our last blog post, we discussed the importance of integrating your nonprofit’s partnerships into grant proposals to increase credibility and showcase how your services dovetail with other providers in your community. Today we’ll look at how to choose organizations as partners that can be mutually beneficial to all parties. The Independent Sector has developed […]

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Sustainability… is a journey…

Most funders require organizations to craft a sustainability statement to define how the particular program will continue after funding is gone. Sustainability goes much beyond obtaining and maintaining funding. It is an ongoing process…a frame of mind. I like to look at sustainability as a continuous journey, and not a destination, and not a definitive […]

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What You Need to Know about the DATA Act

The grants world is buzzing with talk about the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act (DATA Act) of 2014 and its implications for grant seekers. Unsurprisingly, the language of the Act is a little difficult to sort through. Below is a summary of what the DATA Act is, what is intends to do, and what it […]

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