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You can get a GrantStation Membership for only $99
on January 31 and February 1

GrantStation and TechSoup are proud to collaborate on a limited time offer to the nonprofit community throughout the U.S. and Canada. TechSoup members can enroll for a one-year GrantStation Membership for only $99, a savings of $600 off the regular price!

This offer is only available at TechSoup (http://www.techsoup.org) from Tuesday, January 31, 9 am Eastern Time, until Wednesday, February 2, 8 pm Eastern Time.

If you have any questions, please see our FAQ or contact us for more information.

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Become a Member to develop a strong grants program for 2017.

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GrantStation Presents a New Webinar Series for Nonprofits:
QuickBooks Made Easy

February 7-9 for QuickBooks Desktop
(Save $20 at checkout with code gs20ws)

February 14-16 for QuickBooks Online
(Save $20 at checkout with code gs20ws)

Part of financial health is having the tools to manage it. We have partnered with Gregg S. Bossen, CPA, to present an educational series on how QuickBooks can help nonprofits manage many different aspects of their operations, if it is set up right! Wouldn’t it be great to get all of the reports out of QuickBooks that you always wanted but never knew how to get?

In this three-day webinar series – February 7, 8, and 9 from 2-4 p.m. EST for QuickBooks Desktop users and February 14, 15, and 16 for QuickBooks Online users – you will learn everything from basic accounting to advanced reporting, and earn six hours of CPE credit!

You will find the QuickBooks training to be quick, easy-to-understand, fun-to-watch, and most importantly, designed with nonprofit organizations in mind. You will learn exactly what you need to know - nothing more, nothing less.

The cost of the webinar is only $100 per day or $199 for all three days, and you can save $20 at checkout with code gs20ws.

The Winning Grant Proposal Competition

Winning Grant Proposal

Brought to you by

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Have you been awarded a grant in the last year?
Are you looking for recognition and acknowledgment of your work?

Enter your winning grant proposal by January 31, 2017, and you may win even more:

Grand Prize

  • A full year Membership to GrantStation to keep or give to the client of your choice
  • A full year membership to the Grant Professionals Association
  • Free passes to any two GrantStation educational webinars
  • Publication of your winning proposal on the GrantStation website

Honorable Mentions (3)

  • A free pass to any one GrantStation educational webinar
  • $25 off a full year membership to the Grant Professionals Association
  • Publication of your winning proposal on the GrantStation website

All Participants

  • $15 off a full year membership to the Grant Professionals Association

We pride ourselves in offering our Members examples of recent, winning grant proposals.

Have you created a proposal with a compelling narrative; a strong, workable plan ready to implement; and a succinct, complete, and engaging executive summary? Enter today and share your success with the grantseeking world!

Questions? Contact Jill Cochran, Marketing Administrative Specialist, jill.cochran@grantstation.com.

Past Winners:

  • Amy McDaniel, M.A., M.Phil., M.S.H.E. for the Lampasas County Higher Education Center
  • Keri McDonald for Austin Sunshine Camps
  • Judy Riffle, Ed.D. for Santa Cruz Grants & Consulting, LLC/Sunnyside Unified School District
  • Violet S. Rush for CAP Tulsa
  • Anthony (Tony) Spearman-Leach for Montgomery County Dept. of Health and Human Services
  • Marcy Luedtke, MSW for MVNA/Hospice of the Twin Cities/Hospice of the Valley
  • Ray Delia for Camps for Kids
  • Kara Bundy for CASA Prince George's County, Inc.
  • Scott M. Fitzpatrick for Catholic Charities New Hampshire
  • Bruce J. Stedman for Tri-Valley CAREs
  • Janet Ruprecht for Humboldt Senior Resource Center
  • Amy O'Donnell for the JourneyCare Foundation
  • Carrie Frank for The Jewish Home for the Elderly
  • Peggy Kreimer for Stepping Stones
  • Mary Katzke for Affinity Films/SoundStories
  • Laurie Whitaker for the Ocala Police Department

Enter Today!

Online Education Spotlight

Online Workshop: Dashboard Design from Start to Finish with MS Excel

  • Have you ever been tasked with reporting on key metrics?
  • Do you need tips for presenting data effectively in dashboards?

In this workshop, Ann K. Emery will explain the step-by-step dashboard design process, which involves customizing dashboards for your audience, sketching graphs on paper and within a grid system, adding the right amount of white space, and establishing a visual hierarchy.

Sample Dashboard
View a sample dashboard

Next she will create two dashboards from scratch with Microsoft Excel. You'll learn to insert spark lines, data bars, and conditional formatting, and to adjust the dashboard so that it can be printed or PDF'd neatly on one page.

Ann’s recent clients include the United Nations, Centers for Disease Control, and National Institutes of Health.

This hands-on workshop will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2017.

Register Today!

Partner Depot

GrantStation Proudly Endorses These Special Offers

Reach Your Target Audience Increase Attendance, Sales, and Membership!
Partner Depot provides the opportunity for organizations and businesses to connect with the grantseeking universe by introducing products or services, announcing events, etc. Advertising in GrantStation's weekly newsletters, sent to a list of over 100,000 subscribers, and on GrantStation's website, with over 2,100,000 page views annually, will ensure that your message reaches interested readers.

We at GrantStation know that Partner Depot advertisements and announcements carry our implied endorsement. Therefore, the Partner Depot Program is limited to current GrantStation Members, partners, and participants in other GrantStation programs to ensure the veracity of the marketing content. To learn more about how Partner Depot can work for you, please contact Jill Cochran.

Learn More About the Partner Depot

Funding Snapshots

Updated weekly, these funding opportunities provide a snapshot of what GrantStation can offer

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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Culture of Health Leaders
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Culture of Health Leaders program is a leadership development opportunity for people working in every field and profession who want to use their influence to advance health and equity. Click above to learn more about the funding guidelines and application process.

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Democracy and Media Foundation
The Democracy and Media Foundation aims to invest in strong, critical media and a strong, just, democratic state based on the rule of law. Funding is provided for initiatives that stimulate independent and critical media, or that promote a strong and just democratic state. Click above to learn more about the funding guidelines and application process.