GRANTMAKING NONPROFITS 

  • Organization typically started by friends/family/colleagues drawn to support a specific cause
  • The nonprofit has a defined strategy offering programs and services that have clear goals
  • This can include focusing on improving health, cleaning the environment, supporting the elderly, etc
  • Majority of these organization are engaged in annual giving appeals
  • May or may not have established endowments
  • Where endowments exist, there can be restricted versus unrestricted assets
  • Often engaged in events and public awareness and advocacy
  • Will sometimes act as a funding intermediary on behalf of another donor

IF YOU WERE TO VISIT THREE WEBSITES TO LEARN MORE:

EVERGREEN

Submittable

MOVEMBER

Fluidreview

MS Society of Canada

Easygrants