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Eight Grant Writing Basics

The key information you need to know getting started in grant writing Grant writing can often feel like traversing uncharted territory, but fear not! Partner for Better (PFB) has distilled the grant writing basics into a systematic approach to help you navigate the intricacies of securing funding. Here’s your comprehensive guide to the grant writing … Read More

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Building Grant Application Budgets

Crafting a Winning Grant Application (Part 2 of 3) Written by Sarah Smith Happy December! It feels like the time of year when we start to say “let’s revisit this in 2024” and ignore it until after the holidays. However, the reality is that year-end reports and looming deadlines persist, especially grant deadlines. In the … Read More

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Essential Reads for Nonprofit Coaching

Navigating the Leadership Journey by Building A Coaching Culture Are you ready to shift your organizational or department culture towards one that values people and increases engagement through coaching? Maybe your coaching skills just need some dusting off? Whether you’re a seasoned manager or just starting out, these handpicked books will provide invaluable insights and … Read More

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10 Things to consider in your Nonprofit Board Evaluation

A Guide to Ensuring Governance Effectiveness As a nonprofit organization, the effectiveness of your board of directors is crucial to achieving your mission and serving your community. Regularly doing a board evaluation can help identify strengths, weaknesses, and areas for improvement. In this post, we’ll provide you with valuable tips on how certain criteria to … Read More

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Using Personal Stories to Build Community

Empowering Voices in the Nonprofit Sector In the nonprofit sector, personal stories have the power to transcend statistics and evoke genuine connections. Behind every mission and endeavor, there are real individuals whose lives have been transformed. Personal stories have the ability to captivate hearts, spark empathy, and ignite action. This blog post explores the significance … Read More

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Digital Storytelling in the Age of Social Media

Digital Storytelling Strategies for Nonprofits In today’s connected era, the power of digital storytelling has reached new heights through the vast landscapes of social media. Nonprofits are discovering that leveraging social platforms for storytelling not only engages audiences but also propels their mission forward. This blog post delves into the world of digital storytelling, offering … Read More

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4 Free Nonprofit Resources and Tools

S’more best practices for nonprofit professionals We recently finished our Nonprofit Summer Camp Roundtable of Sharing Resources & Tools, facilitated by Jessica Macy & Kasey Hammock. We thought we’d share 4 free nonprofit resources & questions that came up during that session. So grab a s’more, and let’s dive into the world of nonprofit best … Read More