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Grant Writing

6 Questions to Consider When Assessing Your Nonprofit's Grant Readiness

This post explores six questions you need to answer when assessing your nonprofit's grant readiness. It also includes a free grant preparation toolkit.

July 22, 2022

Marketing and Communications

Crafting Nonprofit Technology Proposals

In this second of two videos, Laura S. Quinn explains how to craft a great proposal that shows the need for the technology within your project.

June 10, 2022

Grant Writing

4 Grant Writing Tips for Your Nonprofit's Technology Project

There are distinct differences in how to approach technology-centric grant applications. Here are four tried and true tips for your next proposal.

May 13, 2022

Grant Writing

Getting the Grant: A Guide to Your First Grant Presentation

A grant presentation gives a funder a taste of the work you are doing. Read about what to include in one and how to make the most of the opportunity.

February 25, 2022

Marketing and Communications

Diversify Your Nonprofit's Funding Sources

A healthy organization should always engage new supporters. Here are some options to consider as you look to diversify your organization's funding.

February 11, 2022

Grant Writing

Never Applied for a Grant? Here's What You Need to Know

Your first grant is probably your hardest. Here are some tips to save you some time and headaches while winning grants to support your organization's work.

January 31, 2022

Operations

Luck Is Not a Strategy: The Process of Effectively Securing Grants

A resilient grantseeking program survives both denials and awards. Find out how to adopt a consistent process that will foster a strategic approach.

September 10, 2021

Marketing and Communications

Highlights and Tools from the 2021 State of Grantseeking Report

The 2021 State of Grantseeking Report sheds light on current trends in grantseeking and more. Discover how you can invest in your organizational growth!

August 30, 2021

Grant Writing

How to Build a Proven Simple and Easy Funder-Friendly Budget

Discover how to make your budget provide a consistent sketch of what you're proposing so that the funder will want to know more and potentially get on board.

June 15, 2021

Web Development

Introducing: Boost Collections from TechSoup

TechSoup Boost now features curated collections of discounts. Get help with grant writing and donor management, hardware, websites, and digital marketing.

May 28, 2021

Marketing and Communications

4 Steps to Getting Started with Google Ads for Nonprofits

Google Ads is a powerful tool that nonprofits can use to grow their audiences. Discover how you can access free search ads through Google Ad Grants and more!

May 10, 2021

Marketing and Communications

5 Key Priorities to Include in a Grant Proposal

FIRST is an acronym that summarizes the five key priorities you will need to convey to funders about your proposed program or project. Find more about it!

March 10, 2021