Tag : grant writing

4 years, 3 months ago Comments Off on Writing For Movies Or Asking For Grants: Seven Questions To Sharpen Your Stories
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Now that Charitable Words has its IRS 501(c)(3) status as a nonprofit, we’re preparing to ask for funding to do more Charitable Words Scholars assignments in the 2013-14 school year. That has involved finding guidance by pouring over pages of grant proposals by others – some good, some…let’s just say not “best practices” material.  Most […]

Outcomes: What Matters Gets Measured
4 years, 7 months ago Comments Off on Outcomes: What Matters Gets Measured
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Outcomes. There I said it. I used a term new to me in the nonprofit world. Add that to my new vernacular of “capacity building, collective impact, social enterprise, crowdfunding” and a whole bunch of other words and phrases that in my editor days I might have struck from stories as jargonistic “weasel words.” A lot […]