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Family Foundations:

Common Reason grant proposals get rejected

Community Foundation Locator:
4. What is a Community Foundation: foundations/what-is-a-community-foundation/

Council on Foundations:

The writing center, University of Wisconsin- Madison

Perdue online writing lab 


Active vs Passive:

Proposal Preparation:

Nonprofits and Data: A How to Series, Community Research Institute

Incorporation of Visuals Into Grant Proposals:

History of Federal Grant Policy: 

Federal Grant Making Agencies: 

Dun & Bradstreet

Washington DC Grant Clearinghouse clearinghouse

Washington DC Funding Alert

Maryland InfoPortal

MD Grants Office

Giving USA

USA Spending:

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

System for Awards Management (SAM):

Common Grant Applications

Philanthropy News Digest : Free daily news services and compendium of articles, new releases, and request for proposals 

Federal Grants Official site of federal request for proposals ( RfP) 

US Environmental Protection Agency Find information about grants  for environmental programs 

US Department of Education ( ) Find 
information about grants for educational programs

US Department of Agriculture: Find information about grants for food, animal and land use programs. S

Basic Guide to Outcomes-Based Evaluation for Nonprofit Organizations with Very Limited 
Resources Carter McNamara, MBA, PhD, Authenticity Consulting, LLC

Colorado Nonprofits Evaluation:

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