Dec 20, 2019
Many nonprofit leaders believe when they need more money for their organization, the obvious solution is to start applying for grants. But is that actually the best option for your organization right now? Today we’re exploring what your nonprofit needs have in place before applying for grants. We also talk about:
--How to decide whether you
should write grants yourself, find a volunteer to learn grant
writing, or hire a contracted grant writer
--Which types of grants you should apply for
--What to expect after you’ve submitted a grant application
--How to build relationships with grantors
Our guests this episode
--Carter Abel from Gigi’s Playhouse
--Holly Rustick from the Grant Writing and Funding podcast
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