Connecting With Donors in 2021 – It’s Crunch Time! Some things to do now, and one thing for the future

By Robyn Zimmann Senior Consultant at Cain Nonprofit Solutions   It’s that time of year when all the annual fund letters from various organizations are starting to pile up on my desk. What have I already done this year? Turns out I’m part of the herd – according to a new study by data axle,…

Save Our Stages & PPP Part 2: The Next Round of Relief Funding

Last year many arts and culture nonprofits struggling to cope with closures and restrictions in the wake of COVID-19 were able to take advantage of multiple relief grants and funding, chief among them funds made available through the CARE Act and forgivable loans that were part of the Paycheck Protection Program (known as ‘PPP’).  …

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Grant Writers as Agents of Change

Lately, I’ve engaged in multiple conversations with fellow grant professionals and colleagues in the nonprofit space about the issues and challenges facing our country right now. From #MeToo to BLM to COVID-19 to the 2020 election, many things are changing and evolving in our world. And of course, that means changes to the nonprofit sector,…