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I am a student of criminal justice working on my Masters. Are there any grants to help me with the cost?
dobsi
06/24/2011
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shemmann
11/29/2011
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I facilitate a stalking support group for seniors citizens. we meet bi weekly.We are in need of funding to support our efforts. Many senior citizens, have unresolved abuse issues. A safe haven has been pro...
Barbara J. Give
03/15/2011
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Shirlene B.
05/09/2011
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Is it bad to be considered grassroots. Our nonprofit is 11 years old, has a national footprint, helps victims nationwide and is considered a national expert in our topic. Yet some still call us grassroots...
Linda
02/10/2011
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Howard Morton
02/14/2011
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I am the coordinator of a small clinically based program providing support to GLBT survivors of dv, sexual assault, and hate crime. What mailing lists should I get on to keep apprised of funding opportunit...
Kelcie Cooke
02/10/2011
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H Friedlander
03/23/2011
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What are some new private foundations that support the fight against domestic violence.
John Pirtle
02/10/2011
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02/10/2011
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Is it best to be just factual in the narrative portion of a grant application or it is best to be more descriptive. Do they want a story or do they want just concrete facts.
Stacy
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/14/2011
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Hi Tamara, we are a nonprofit that often serves as lead agent for applications to fund collaborative projects. What's your advice on building coalitions that will follow through once funding is approved?
John
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/14/2011
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I am interested in starting a voluntourism nonprofit for young professionals and underprivileged youth. Are grants only given once 501(c)(3) status is achieved? If so what are some fundraising tips for fle...
Inez Nelson
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/14/2011
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What resources and direction would you have for consultants and volunteers that support work to grassroot community based organiztion on how to help them build capacity? What approach do you suggest in tr...
Gwendolyn
02/10/2011
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GH: Tamara
02/18/2011
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Where should someone look for funding with program budgets less than $200K?
Gwendolyn C.
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/14/2011
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Howard Morton
02/14/2011
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Could you offer some online tools to managing grants?
P. Foster
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/14/2011
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How can individuals in the CJ field get the word out to help assist victims more?
george ackerman
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/14/2011
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I work for a state agency and we are looking for resources to supplement our programs for victims, offenders and offender families. Do you have any resources you could point us to? Also - what is the best ...
Erin
02/10/2011
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GH: Tamara
02/14/2011
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Where can a non-profit find grant writing workshops for it's advocates to seek out more funding opportunities? For our program these workshops would have to be free of charge.
KareLin
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/10/2011
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In order to support our services, we have to rely on multiple funding sources, each with their own set of data requirements, often with different reporting time periods. This is so time consuming. Any su...
Evie
02/10/2011
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GH: Tamara
02/14/2011
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Terresa
02/14/2011
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I work with a supervised visitation program that also coordinates a local domestic violence task force team for local law enforcement and direct service provider groups. We are planning to apply for the sa...
Alycia
02/10/2011
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GH: Tamara
02/14/2011
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I am always looking for good tools for managing grants, particularly finding a template that can serve as application timeline and then be re-purposed as project reports. Any suggestions?
Karen Kalergis
02/10/2011
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GH: Tamara
02/14/2011
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We are overwhelmingly funding via state and federal grant funds - how do you go about securing private contributions in a sustaining/sustainable way to diversify your income portfolio?
Karie
02/10/2011
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GH: Tamara
02/14/2011
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We provide uncompensated victim services in a hospital setting, but find that our organization isn't as appealing to grantors as other direct victim services organizations. How can we position ourselves f...
Lisa
02/10/2011
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GH: Tamara
02/14/2011
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Is there some type of technical assistance available for people who are unable to produce a grant that can be funding? ie. CRIS from CDC although it is very difficult to get a referral if you are a non-fu...
Melva Florance
02/10/2011
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Melva Florance
07/20/2011
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GH: Tamara
02/14/2011
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As Chair of Fundraising w/ CVAC, I need tips on how and where to apply for a grant or grants to fund a legal clinic in an already dedicated office space.
Claudia Barnes
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/10/2011
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I know that you have expertise on how small programs can use entreprenurial tactics to raise money in a sustainable way. Is it possible for you to touch on this today? Thank you!
Deesha
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/10/2011
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I am on listserves which allow me to recieve information about grant opportunities, but often only two weeks in advance of the due date. As someone who wears many hats for the program, this doesn't leave m...
Deesha
02/10/2011
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Paul Hoffman
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/10/2011
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How long should we keep grant records (proposal, reports, financial data, etc.) and what records are kept?
Tonya Korbelik
02/10/2011
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GH:Tamara
02/10/2011
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