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Acquiring Government Grants

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With some nonprofit organizations receiving more than 90% of their annual revenue from government grants and contracts, learning how to determine if an organization might qualify for federal, state, or local government funding is important. This NFC 5-Minute Money Maker explains how to research and apply for a government grant. Check NFC’s website for a full range of revenue-generating tips (

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Why do nonprofit board members, staff and key volunteers subscribe to the NFC channel? Every two weeks, NFC releases new 5-Minute Money Makers for nonprofit organizations. Revenue-generating topics range from donor-advised funds to calculating a nonprofit’s overhead ratio; from planned giving strategies to ways to win government grants and contracts.

Co-hosts Curt Weeden (former Johnson & Johnson vice president) and Tanya Smith-Evans (nonprofit and for-profit executive consultant and coach) bring years of practical experience to these vitally important NFC “money-maker” videos.

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