Getting Funded

GETTING FUNDED: Plan, Write & Submit

PART THREE – Plan, Write & Submit Competitive Grant Proposals

CHAPTER NINE: Composing the Need Statement

Resource Links

Human Interaction Research Institute 
Using Behavioral Sciences to Help Nonprofit Organizations Handle Innovation and Change – Includes capacity building grant listings.

Population Reference Bureau
The PRB website provides reports and statistics for nations and geographic regions worldwide. For North American nonprofits, the PRB’s section on the North American region contains a wide range of reports that will be of interest, including articles on Hispanic and Asian population growth, adult mortality and death trends, and data on poverty rates in America’s midsize counties, small towns, and rural areas. Although the Population Reference Bureau is a fee-based membership group, access to the archive is free.

U.S. Census Bureau
Economic indicators, summarized census data and maps, and projected census information are just some of the types of information available through the U.S. Census Bureau’s main website. Learn more about government expenditures, tracked and reported in the Consolidated Federal Funds Report, an annual report from the U.S. Census Bureau.

USA.gov
The government’s official web portal about the U.S. government information and services on the web.

Population Reference Bureau
The PRB website provides reports and statistics for nations and geographic regions worldwide. For North American nonprofits, the PRB’s section on the North American region contains a wide range of reports that will be of interest, including articles on Hispanic and Asian population growth, adult mortality and death trends, and data on poverty rates in America’s midsize counties, small towns, and rural areas. Although the Population Reference Bureau is a fee-based membership group, access to the archive is free.

The Annie E. Casey Foundation Knowledge Center 
The Annie E. Casey Foundation has funded copious research on issues related to children and families. Search their Knowledge Center to see if there are statistics about your field.

Outcomes and Impact

Books on Impact

Measuring and Improving Social Impacts: A Guide for Nonprofits, Companies, and Impact Investors
1st Edition copyright 2014
by Marc J. Epstein  (Author), Kristi Yuthas 
Review by FORBES