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¿Suelen las fundaciones donantes otorgar fondos para cubrir costos administrativos? ¿Cuál es un porcentaje razonable para estos gastos administrativos?

La mayoría de las fundaciones donantes prefieren dirigir sus fondos programáticos al apoyo de servicios directos. Sin embargo, sí existen muchas fundaciones que otorgan fondos para cubrir los gastos administrativos u operativos de una organización (que se conocen en inglés como "overhead" o "general operating costs").

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Find Nonprofit Career Success With Strong Personal Digital Branding

Join us to learn how to develop a strong personal story and share it across your digital storytelling ecosystem (i.e., blog, social media) to attract nonprofit professional opportunities that are aligned with your interests, skillsets, experience, and your “special sauce.”

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Funding Information Network Informational Session

Join us to learn how the Funding Information Network's fee-based program can help your organization support your local nonprofit and small business economy.

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Getting Ahead of the Curve with Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity

How can nonprofit organizations proactively address the issues of diversity, inclusion and equity within their organization in a way that generates positive and transformative change? Join us for a fascinating and informative conversation with Carly Hare, National Director/Coalition Catalyst at Change Philanthropy,

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How can my organization find other grantmakers or potential grantees working in our areas of interest?

It is always a good idea to know about other organizations and funders working in the same areas as you. You may wish to collaborate, check out an innovative program, or model a grant after another organization’s efforts. This is also a good way to connect with thought leaders in your areas of interest.

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How do I write a proposal cover letter?

The cover letter often is your proposal's first chance to connect your project with the reader's philanthropic mission. It goes on top of a proposal, but it is not the same as an executive summary, which states your proposal's key points.

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Proposal writing
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How to Connect Your Work to the Sustainable Development Goals

More than 190 world leaders have committed to 17 Sustainable Development Goals that will help us fight extreme poverty, end inequality, and fix climate change across the world. If we want to have a chance at achieving these goals of a more equitable and sustainable world, we'll need your help because of the unique role you play in the social sector.

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Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You?

Are you thinking of starting a nonprofit? Attend our free class and explore if starting a nonprofit is the right course of action.

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Legal Considerations for Starting a Nonprofit

This workshop will help you understand the legal concerns new nonprofits face and spell out the process for getting your nonprofit up-and-running.