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Is your nonprofit organization ‘grant-ready’?

Seeking a grant for the first time? Here’s how to make sure your nonprofit is prepared to receive foundation grant funding and what you can expect funders will require in the process.

By Lori Guidry (she/her)

March 25, 2024

What to do after your grant proposal is rejected

If you’ve received a grant proposal rejection letter, find out what next steps you can take to increase your odds of success with future funders.

By Lori Guidry (she/her)

October 17, 2023

‘Together we’re better’: Building a Candid partnership in Northern California’s Tri-Valley area

At the eastern edge of the San Francisco Bay Area lies the Tri-Valley, composed of the San Ramon, Livermore, and Amador valleys, and home to Las Positas College. Las Positas College has been a partner of Candid’s Funding Information Network since 2009, providing area nonprofits with access to Foundation Directory and other Candid resources.…

By Lori Guidry (she/her)

November 18, 2021

Candid’s network partners shift gears during the pandemic

When the coronavirus (COVID-19) struck in March and public libraries nationwide shut down, we wondered what effect it would have on our 400+ strong network of Funding Information Network partners (FIN). When would they reopen? Would our FIN leads be laid…

By Lori Guidry (she/her)

September 2, 2020