Articles by Cynthia Adams

Take a look at our top blog posts from 2017!

Sometimes, no matter how many trainings you take, no matter how many articles you read, no matter how many times you polish your proposal, you simply aren’t successful in your grantwriting efforts…

Year-end fundraising is always a flurry of activity with each and every organization counting on their supporters to go that extra mile, and make that additional cash donation. But an overlooked…

Let’s talk about giving circles, a quickly growing source of funds for nonprofits throughout the U.S. Giving circles have tripled in number since 2007. There are now over 1,600 giving…

Adopting a clear, unified, and enticing vision for your organization is key if you are going to write compelling grant requests. But where do you start?

As 2018 comes to a close, I feel fairly confident that there are some trends gaining momentum that should be noted by those of you trying to secure funding in 2019 and into 2020.

You spent days and weeks preparing a competitive grant request. You built a strong set of partnerships to demonstrate the community commitment to address the root of this problem. Together your…

I’d like to share with you the ten blog posts published on GrantStation that were the most read in 2019. Seven of these posts were written by GrantStation staff, and three were contributions from…

I have to admit it was fun going back through our blog posts of 2018 looking for those that were the most popular and re-reading them to see why they attracted so much attention

Last month I wrote a blog about debriefing if you receive a rejection letter from a grantmaker. In that blog post I talked about working with Arianne Benedetto, Lead Grant Writer for Portland…