Getting All Your Ducks in a Row: How to Plan for Grant Proposal Success

Wed, Aug 26, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

As a grant professional, you should never have to worry about being unprepared for a grant proposal, grant report, or conversation with a grantmaker. In this webinar we will discuss the planning you’ll need to do to make sure you’re ready to take on the world. This session is designed to give... (continued)

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Mastering the Needs Section of Your Grant Proposal

Wed, Jan 25, 2017 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

The needs section is the most important section of a grant proposal. If the need for your project is unclear, reviewers will be frustrated and your efforts (at both fundraising and implementation) are likely to fail.

This webinar, led by a grant writer with more than 20 years of experience, takes an... (continued)

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How to Find Grants

Wed, Sep 02, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

Organizations are always watching for grant opportunities, yet it is rare to meet someone who excels at foundation research. Even when foundation data is readily available, it can be a challenge to determine whether to apply, how much to request, what to ask for, who to talk to, and so on.

During this webinar, a grant proposal writer who has... (continued)

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All About Nonprofit Fundraising

This topic in the Library will help nonprofit leaders and staff learn to understand the various/varied elements of fundraising, to recognize the importance of the relationship between an organization and its potential donors, and to construct and implement a strong fundraising plan/program for their nonprofits.

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Rebecca Hollingsworth

Rebecca Hollingsworth joined INOD February 2013 and upon the passing of Marianne Genetti, the founder of INOD became the Administrator of INOD. Prior to joining INOD, Rebecca completed 15 years of medical administration and clinical work. Rebecca then entered the legal industry and is a Paralegal with numerous certificates for outstanding achievements in both the medical and legal industries.

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New Writing Wednesdays recording: Top 12 Traits of a Good Grantwriter

It's back! After a few months off, Writing Wednesdays has rebooted and transformed into a sleeker, more accessible nugget.

The monthly podcasts are now released one Wednesday each month. And at only 10-20 minutes long, they easily fit into a lunch break or commute.

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Grantwriter's FastTrack Coaching Program (online!)

Grantwriter's FastTrack Coaching Program - February 2 - March 12, 2015


Join me this fall for the Grantwriter's FastTrack Coaching Program, a unique opportunity to develop or refresh your grantwriting skills. We'll cover a wide... (continued)

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Funding Information Center

Funding Information Center is a special collection of books and other materials relating to philanthropy, with emphasis on foundation and corporate giving and government assistance for nonprofits. The collection also contains help for nonprofits in many areas of nonprofit management.

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Grant Proposal Components

All nine parts from IdeaEncore from GrantStation's 2010 Tracks to Success series on grant proposals. Each part outlines an important component of grant proposals, and contains multiple examples from successfully funded grant proposals, along with links to the full proposals.

Components outlined in this guide include the introduction,... (continued)

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The Grantsmanship Center website

Offers grant writing training and publications, grant sources, hot topics such as “Faith Based Funding” and “Federal Grant Reform.”

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Puget Sound Grantwriters Assocation website

Promotes responsible, effective grantseeking and fosters connections among grantseekers, non-profits and funders.

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GRANTWRITING - Program Development 002

Program Development, or Program Planning, is an important first step in grantwriting. When the Program is developed, well thought-out -- with goals, objectives and outcomes – the grant application or grant proposal becomes much easier to write.

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On Today’s Menu: Your Successful Grant Proposal

Started 2013-12-11T10:00:00ZWednesday, December 11, 2013 at 10:00AM UTC, lasted for about 1 hour

How can you whip up a successful grant proposal? You’ll need just the right proportions of research, planning, drafting, and editing. And don’t forget to garnish with tasty feedback and a dash of good timing!

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Sample Grant Proposal Format

This is a sample of the information you will need to collect for a funding proposal. Always go by the specific funder’s requested format, but if they give little or no direction this is a good place to start.

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Getting the Grant

Does your organization rely on grant funding to meet its annual budget? Have you lost a major grant? Do you lack the free time to research potential funders? Here are a few tips on finding grant opportunities and successfully competing for grant funding.

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Grantwriter's FastTrack Coaching Program (Feb. 11 - Mar. 13)

Started 2014-02-11T08:00:00ZTuesday, February 11, 2014 at 08:00AM UTC, lasted for 30 days

~A customized online learning community to shorten your grantwriting learning curve and help advance your career~

February 11 – March 13, 2014 : Full program limited to only 7 friendly folks


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I Need it NOW!: Working with Others to Quickly Produce a Grant Proposal

Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

Issues beyond the grant proposal writer's control are often the primary reason for missed or "photo finish" deadlines. Therefore, the first order of business is to anticipate difficulties and lay the groundwork for a relatively stress-free proposal writing process.

This webinar explores the... (continued)


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Grantwriter as Strategic Leader: Your Crucial Role

Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

As a grant professional, you are perfectly positioned to help your organization plan strategically for its grantseeking future. You are the knowledgeable guide who can lead executive and program staff to design work that is attractive to grantmakers. In this webinar, we will discuss ways to “rally the troops”... (continued)


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1/22: (FREE) Writing Wednesdays: Plan Your Grantwriting for 2014!

Thinking about your grantwriting plan for 2014? Great idea! You will need to plot your research and cultivation efforts and do some strategic proposal planning. You’ll also need to have all your ducks in a row in preparation for funders’ questions and the documents they will request. Are you ready?

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Background: • Generates outstanding value. For every $1 spent, our clients are earning $16 in return through awarded grants.Mission StatementOur intention is to not only increase your nonprofit IQ, but to help you along on your path to success. Our work is grounded in 19 years of field experience, from which we offer advice you can trust.VisionTo create... (continued)

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