Finding Funding Sources: Less is MORE!

Finding Funding Sources: Less is MORE! “I need to apply to as many foundations as possible so that I can increase my chances of getting funded!” “I’ve sent out hundreds of applications, but I haven’t gotten many responses. The few I do get are rejections.” We’ve seen...

The Truth About Grant Writing

The Truth About Grant Writing We’ve all heard that line “You could get a grant for that!” Or even seen those late night commercials advertising how easy it is for you to get grant money to start your business. We get phone calls and emails from people who have been...

Key Areas to Grant Writing Success

Key Areas to Grant Writing Success Recently Nonprofit Pro featured a blog from Leigh Kessler where he relates fundraising to the marketing he does for Charity Engine. He recounts a story about a great promotion he was doing at a conference that ended up having little...

The Ideal SIZE for your Nonprofit Board

The Ideal SIZE for your Nonprofit Board Ideal board size varies based on three things: 1. The size of the organizational budget, staff, and constituency; 2. The nature of the organization’s mission and constituency; and 3. The expected role of the board as...