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Tip Sheet: Finding Prospective Donors – Private Funders and Foundations

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: December 3, 2010
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Board of Directors, Fundraising
This tip sheet provides guidance on identifying prospective private donors as part of your fundraising strategy.

Tip Sheet: Annual Reports

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: November 19, 2010
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Presenting Data
This tip sheet provides guidance on developing annual reports for your organization, including tips on doing so in a cost-effective way.

Tip Sheet: Preparing Your Elevator Speech

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: November 12, 2010
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Board of Directors, Fundraising
This tip sheet provides guidance on developing a short “elevator speech” to share with prospective donors as part of your fundraising strategy.

Tip Sheet: Getting Your Board Involved in Fundraising

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: November 5, 2010
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Board of Directors, Fundraising
It is expected by donors and other stakeholders that board members give; it is a sign of their confidence in and commitment to their organization. Why should others be expected to reach into their pockets, if they are not? Selected board members should also have connections or networks that can be valuable resources for the …

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Tip Sheet: Tips for Starting Up a New Grant

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: October 22, 2010
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Grants Management
This tip sheet reviews the steps you should take when starting up a new grant.

Tip Sheet: Federal Funding and Proposal Writing

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: October 8, 2010
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Fundraising
This tip sheet provides an introduction to writing a proposal for federal grant funds.

Tool or Template: ECBO Capacity Assessment

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: February 1, 2010
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Data Collection
This tool is an organizational capacity assessment for ethnic community-based organizations (ECBOs). You can use it to assess your capacity in the areas of resource development and management; program design, implementation and evaluation; community engagement; coordination implementation; and ethnic leadership development and governance.

Tip Sheet: Setting Up Grants Management Systems

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: November 19, 2009
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Grants Management
This tip sheet provides introductory suggestions on setting up grants management systems, including holding grant opening and closing meetings, planning, and communicating with your donor.

Guide: Volunteer Management Handbook for Refugee-Led Organizations

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: April 3, 2009
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Volunteer Management
This comprehensive handbook provides guidance on volunteer management to refugee-led organizations, including ethnic community based-organizations (ECBOs).

Tool or Template: Grant Writing 101 – Self-Assess Your Proposal

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: March 3, 2009
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Grants Management
You can use this tool to assess the strength of grant proposals in the project design stage.