Do non-profits need a mission statement?

For many nonprofits, writing a mission statement is a difficult process, one they would rather not experience.  The mission statement often becomes too long for people to remember or so short that it doesn’t really provide an understanding of what the organization does.  While you may see information that says that mission statements should be…
Read more

Key Things to Remember as You Seek Grant Funding

Last week, we navigated how to know when you should apply for foundation grant funding. If you missed that post, be sure to go back and check it out to avoid wasting time applying to opportunities that aren’t a great fit for your organization. This week, we’re going to focus on key things to remember…
Read more

Foundation Grant Funding: How to Know When You Should Apply for Funding

Last week we focused on whether or not to apply for a government grant opportunity.  This week, our focus is on making a decision to apply for foundation grant funding.  As with government grants, the organization should always make sure that the funding opportunity is aligned with the mission of the organization. One of the…
Read more