These Funders Have Money for Nonprofits, Others Affected by Coronavirus

By the Joining Vision and Action team Last updated October 26, 2020. Funders' efforts to support nonprofits amid the COVID-19 outbreak have continued to grow, and JVA is committed to keeping changemakers up to date on the opportunities that exist. Many foundations have announced the allocation of funding; not all have released specific information [...]

2020-10-29T12:59:03-06:00March 17th, 2020|2020, Blog, COVID-19|0 Comments

Self-care: One of the Best Tools in a Grantwriter’s Toolbox

By Lisa Cirincione, Senior Resource Development Associate at Joining Vision and Action OMG, my grant is due in one week and it’s not where it needs to be. I’ve had this thought countless times. It’s a challenge that comes with this profession—whether it is striving to find that extra piece of data to make the [...]

2019-01-09T09:43:25-07:00June 20th, 2018|2018, Blog, Grantwriting, Tools for Changemakers|0 Comments

What might happen to Federal grants under a Trump administration?

By Lisa Cirincione, Joining Vision and Action At JVA, we are anxiously speculating about what will happen to critical federal funding in the coming years. While there is no absolute certainty, I am going to try to summarize what we do know. Trump Nominees First, President Donald Trump has nominated people to serve in his [...]

Ohhh, that’s what that means…

By Meghan Camp Over the holiday season, I met a lot of new people, and when they asked me the inevitable question: “What is it that you do, Meghan?” and I told them I was a grant writer, I got a lot of blank stares. I’ve been working in the social change field for several [...]

2017-01-07T18:50:29-07:00January 20th, 2014|Blog|1 Comment

As you go into 2014

By. Amber Alarid Updating your 2014 language for clarity and consistency It’s January and you’re probably in goal setting mode both personally and professionally. Though you’ll no doubt have many goals to fulfill, one of the most important goals I can suggest setting is to realign all your organization’s “marketing.” In this case I use [...]

2017-01-07T18:50:29-07:00January 10th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments