Fund and Sustain Your Work

June 26, 2015
America's Promise Alliance
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America's Promise Alliance
While the recently released Building a Grad Nation report shows that the country reached a record high graduation rate of 81.4 percent in 2013, progress on the state level has been uneven, with statewide graduation rates ranging from 69.2 to 89.7 percent.
November 17, 2013
Dept of Education
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U.S. Department of Education
Each year, the Department of Education funds 21st Century Community Learning Centers to states, allocated to support the creation of community learning centers that provide academic enrichment opportunities during non-school hours for children, particularly students who attend high-poverty and low-performing schools.
November 4, 2013
crowdfunding kids
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Crowdfunding has exploded into the mainstream—doubling to an estimated three billion dollar industry in the matter of three short years. We’ve seen how crowdfunding has opened the doors and made opportunities for everyday people, from artists creating new films, nonprofits operating life-saving programs, and entrepreneurs building amazing technologies.
March 7, 2013
measuring tape
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The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Explanation of proxy indicators: some indirect ways of assessing a charity’s work can be easy, inexpensive, and reliable and can yield valuable information.  At time- and cash-strapped charities, proxy indicators can be a way to get a relatively quick understanding of whether a program is moving in the right direction.
March 6, 2013
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Beth's Blog
Crowdfunding. The word is ringing in the ears of nonprofit fundraisers and executive directors this year. So why is this buzzword suddenly all over the place in the nonprofit world?
March 4, 2013
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Action for Healthy Kids
Every year, the Action for Healthy Kids is announces School Grants for Healthy Kids opportunities for the upcoming school year.  On average, around 400 schools will be awarded funds that will range from $1,000 to $5,000 with significant in-kind contributions from Action for Healthy Kids in the form of people, programs, and school breakfast and physical activity expertise.  Ac
February 25, 2013
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The Wallace Foundation
Just like for-profit businesses, not-for-profit enterprises need strong financial management to ensure they can deliver the best services possible to the people who depend on them.
February 4, 2013
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Doodle 4 Google is a 2013 contest where we invite students in the United States to use their artistic talent to think big and redesign Google's Doodle for millions to see. This year, they are asking students to exercise their creative imaginations around the theme, "My best day ever..."
January 11, 2013
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The Toyota U.S.A. Foundation is committed to improving the quality of K-12 education throughout the country by supporting innovative programs and building partnerships with organizations dedicated to improving the teaching and learning of mathematics, science, and environmental science.
December 12, 2012
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LEGO Children's Fund
The LEGO Children's Fund is committed to helping children  develop their creativity and learning skills through constructive play.