Group projects were the bane of my existence in college. My freshman year, I took a sociology class, and the professor thought it was a good idea to assign a group project instead of a final exam. I would take a final exam over a group project any day! I played the role of the … Read More
Established in 2015, Bethel Hamliri, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) whose mission is to improve the quality of health and life for Africans and the African-American community residing in the Bronx area of New York. They accomplish this in several ways: A successful Food Box Program Nutrition and Lifestyle Coaching Diabetes and Blood Pressure management … Read More
When I hear the word philanthropy, I think of a black tie affair teeming with wealthy white-haired couples. The charity ball scene from Dumb and Dumber comes to mind. Lloyd and Harry step down from a horse drawn carriage at the entrance of “The Aspen Preservation Society’s Snow Owl Benefit” dressed in neon orange and … Read More
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Curious about how the shutdown is affecting grants? Unfortunately, the shutdown is affecting a variety of people and services, from federal employees to the rest of us. Let’s take a look at the funding world. Federal Grants: I can only speak from my experiences. I write and manage several federal grants for Fire Districts in … Read More
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Hi, everyone! I wanted to share this photo from November 7th, 2018. The Yavapai County Board of Supervisors presented me, the Grant Writer (left check holder) and Lori Bomar, Head Teacher and Administrator (center) with a $35,000 Big Check from the Gila River Indian Community Grant. This grant is to pay for a Behavioral Interventionist … Read More
Attention animal lovers and rescue organizations: This grant is open to 501(c)(3) Nonprofits and certain individuals that rescue animals, provide emergency medical care, give urgent treatment for abuse or neglect and then place them in permanent homes. The Ian Somerhalder Foundation Grant guidelines (ISF) are very specific about eligibility criteria. You may recognize the name … Read More
Grant Deadline: November 15, 2018 If you know an extraordinary athlete who really deserves a shot, you must pass this along. The Level Field Fund is accepting applications. The Grants are for USA talented athletes “to participate in world-class athletic competitions and pursue excellence in their sport of choice. Funding is intended to cover costs … Read More
Deadline, January 12, 2019 In the world of Tech, STEM and Digital, today’s students are privy to wonderful learning experiences. I don’t know about you, but I wouldn’t change the old fashioned way that I was trained as a child. Having said that, I LOVE technology and am encouraged that our children will greatly benefit … Read More
A needs assessment is used to identify the present circumstances, analyze data and develop an action plan.
I was hired as the Recruitment and Retention Coordinator for the FEMA Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant at Yarnell Fire District in February 2015. It was one the most amazing experiences of my life. The grant offers a four year Period of Performance. which ended in March 2018. I applied on … Read More