A Day in the Life of a Grant Writer

A Day in the Life of a Grant Writer

By Lee Chang, Staff Grant Writer Image Source: The Bramptonist In my career as a grant writer, I have worked in a very different environment at each job: as an in-house grant writer for a large charity, as a freelancer with my own roster of clients, and presently as...

Writing a Winning “Grow” Grant

How to write a winning grant to expand or grow your project or program These days, one of the most common questions we get is: Can you help us write a Grow Grant? While there’s no trick to winning this grant, we follow a set of principles in our grant writing,...

Where has all of the funding gone?

Recent cuts at Ontario Arts Council (see Global News) and Ontario Trillium Foundation (see CBC) by the Ford government have left charities and non-profits in Ontario with reduced options for funding, and increased competition. So what can your organization do to...

5 Tips To Market Yourself Better to Funders

Incorporating effective marketing strategies to obtain funding ensure long term success for your nonprofit. Since nonprofits rely heavily on the support of donors to continue the growth and impact of their mission, it is crucial to effectively communicate your message...