One of the things that I hear the most and get the most questions on regarding obtaining grants and sponsorship is "how do you ask". For some people this is one of the most challenging and intimidating aspects of running/managing a nonprofit.
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, which means it's also looking a lot like 2018 is right around the corner. Most businesses take this time out to celebrate and wind down but if you run a nonprofit or are part of the process of running one, you know that there's not a lot downtime when mission needs to be complete. In fact, most nonprofit "end of the year" is on June 30th, but that doesn't mean that you can't take this time to reflect and regain momentum.
I'm a fan of Giving Tuesday because I feel like if you put the time and energy to create a plan it's a pretty easy way to raise funds. In fact, in 2016 $177 Million dollars was raised worldwide online during Giving Tuesday alone
It wasn't until I acknowledged that GOD is in control and I turned my worries about my professional and entrepreneurial dreams over to GOD through faith that I started to walk more passionately in the path GOD set for me. Here are five other tips that have helped me along the way to get back on track when I ran off track.
With the world that we live in today, we have access to any resources that you can think of (especially with Google as your business BFF). Often times I'm asked who or what resources to do you constantly use to help you are you grow your business. So here are my top five podcast that I find myself constantly using or going to for growth, advice and tips.
Since I'll be reaching out and asking people to disclose 21 fun facts about themselves, I decided that there is no way that I can ask w/o first doing it myself So here are twenty facts about me and make sure to check back next month as a highlight my first purposeprenuer!
1. From the outside it would look as if Im a extrovert but I'm truly an introvert. I would much rather chill with a small group of people then be around large crowds and being alone reenergizes me.
2, I believe in the idea of love but I'm scared to death of falling in it.
3. It's hard for me to see or function in "grey areas"...to me things are either rainbows or black.