Grant Heartbeat: National Geographic Society Grants Read more Tip of the Day: Grant Writing Strategies
National Geographic Society is working to increase global understanding of our planet and create a community of change by advancing key insights about the world and probing some of the most pressing scientific questions of our time. As part of supporting a planet in balance, National Geographic offers Exploration grants that concentrate on certain key […]
Read more Compliance Corner: What is Inurement?
How can you get the most out of your grantwriting for your nonprofit? Find out more about what we CANDO! for you!
Read more Getting Ready for Writing Grants
The IRS describes inurement as: “A section 501(c)(3) organization must not be organized or operated for the benefit of private interests, such as the creator or the creator’s family, shareholders of the organization, other designated individuals, or persons controlled directly or indirectly by such private interests. No part of the net earnings of a section […]
I obtained my first grant when I was about 20 years old working for a local nonprofit organization that provided food and education resources for licensed home child care providers. It was a $100,000 state grant that allowed us to train unlicensed providers and get them licensed. With my boss, we wrote, submitted, obtained, delivered […]