Women in Philanthropy

Last week, I discussed Community Foundations in the Youngstown area.   The Youngstown Foundation, Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, and the Wean Foundation, were mentioned.  All are located in the local area and work diligently to serve the people in our area.  We have two United Way’s in the area, one in Mahoning County and… read more >>

COVID-19 Nonprofit Resources

Since the beginning of this pandemic crisis, Candid has been collecting information that can help our community and those across the country recover.  Below are many resources, news items and much information on the philanthropic response to Covid-19 that Candid has invited me to share. Funding for Coronavirus: Real time information on the global pandemic:  it includes news, funding data, observations and more, and is updated… read more >>

Writing a Funding Proposal for Your Nonprofit

Your 501 (c) 3 organization is up and running.  You have your program in place.  The board and officers have been financially supporting your program.  Some community members have been great supporters and have contributed financially where they can.  You need additional funding and you would like to approach private foundations or corporate funders for… read more >>