Do Your Homework First, Write Second—Examples of Successfully Funded Grant Proposals

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Nonprofits are turning more and more toward grants as a source of funding for their causes, and that’s not a bad idea—if and only if you can devote the necessary time and energy into it. The first sample proposal is a mock example from the Grant Doctor , and proposes funding to raise awareness of breast cancer in Marin County, California. This next proposal, written by Julie Colaw, was fully funded through the West Virginia NASA Space Grant Consortium.

10 Organizations Leading The Way This Mental Health Awareness Month

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Lack of access to appropriate mental health care carries serious consequences, including increased likelihood of hospitalization, homelessness, incarceration, and suicide. To fund their innovative treatment programs, their website features several creative fundraising campaigns. The Village Network is a behavioral health organization helping youth and families in Ohio and West Virginia become healthy and have brighter futures. s homeless population.

The Bold, Focused Ideas of Breakthrough Nonprofit Brands: Book Giveaway Winners Announced

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

An island-wide educational campaign in Puerto Rico to educate people on the importance of spaying and neutering and vaccinating their dogs and cats, in hopes of alleviating the drastic conditions for the 100,000+ “satos” (street dogs) that are homeless and roaming the beaches and streets of PR. Fund for UNICEF Volunteer, “Be brave, bold and bigger than the whole organization – that’s what breakthrough brands do.