This document is a sample tool that keeps track of every specific fundraising deliverable for each month of the year. This includes all grant and grant report deadlines, fundraising events and donor communications.
This document will give you a focused overview on how to effectively research funding opportunities with a specific focus on appropriate resources and tools to do effective research.
This document is a template worksheet to collect all relevant data on a prospective institutional funder like a foundation or corporation. It will guide you to collect all relevant data as you go through your research process.
This is a sample “Boilerplate Grant Proposal”. The Boilerplate proposal is often used when a funder does not have specific application requirements and is also used as a template for all other applications.
This webinar serves as an introduction to the world of corporate support for nonprofits and will answer questions about how to effectively build a sustainable revenue stream through corporate donations.
This document is a sample overview explaining in detail all the components of a successful corporate giving program for an organization. This includes both the research process and specific types of corporate giving and outreach.
This document is a 2-page organization overview that can be sent out electronically as you are soliciting corporations. It is primarily a simple organization overview that also has specific information about corporate alliances.
This is a sample document outlining the basic information and overview for creating a customized volunteer program for a specific corporation and its employees.
This is a sample annual report designed to communicate the work and impact of the organization and will be a key component of communicating and building relationships with donors.
This is a sample solicitation letter targeted towards individual donors at the end of the calendar year. While you may make several asks over the course of the year, most donors make their gifts at the end of the year, making this the most critical ask.
This is a sample newsletter used as a quarterly touch point to inform all stakeholders on upcoming events, recent organization highlights and accomplishments and to acknowledge recent supporters. This is one of the most critical outreach tools when communicating with donors.
This flow chart was created to clearly outline each step in the grant process. The flow chart will walk you through every step, beginning with the identification of a funding opportunity through the entire tracking process. You can use this document as a guide to help manage your grant program.
Here you will find multiple acknowledgment letters that you can use for foundation, individual, corporate and in-kind donations.