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Nonprofits and Data: A How-To Series

Includes Using Data to Support Grant Applications and Other Funding Opportunities

79 Grant Writing Resources Blog

A little dated now but still points to lots and lots of great resources for grant writers.




Socioeconomic Mapping and Resource Topography SMART systemKidsCount
Grant Proposal

School Grants

Written Kitten
Every hundred words (can be changed) an image of a kitten pops up to encourage you to write more!

A scheduling website.

A website that you can use to store files online, then access them anywhere, or send the files for someone else to acces.

Search for grants here.

Grant Space
Another resource for granseekers.

Grant Gopher
The (self-proclaimed) best resource for grant writers.

National Center For Education Statistics
The NCES collects, analyzes and makes available data related to education in the US and other nations.

Evernote helps you to remember and act upon ideas, projects and experiences across all the computers, phones and tablets you use.

National Center for Charitable Statistics
Develops and disseminates data on nonprofits.

Google+ aims to make sharing on the web more like sharing in real life.

Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health
Easy access to children's health data allows researchers, policymakers, family advocates and consumers to work together to promote a higher quality health care system for children, youth and families.

Batchgeo Mapping
Make maps from a list of multiple locations, use addresses, postcodes, or coordinates. Free hosting for your own interactive map locator.

Mindjet is a virtual whiteboard, collaboration & project management suite for everyone on your team.

Google Docs
Create and share your work online and access your documents from anywhere.

Salesforce: Power of Us
Through the Power of Us program, nonprofit organizations and higher education institutions can get access to products donated and/or at a deep discount.

All Around Excellent Resources