The Forbes Nonprofit Council has identified nine traits of grant writers who write great grant proposals. Click here to view the list and consider these qualities when determining who will write your agency's next grant.
Great Source for Board Related Information
I highly recommend checking out the Board Source's Topics & Resource Library! It's a wonderful source for information on all things board related- including many free documents that may be an excellent addition to your Trustees' "Board Binders".
Does Someone Want to Run a Fundraising Event for Your Agency?
It seems like a dream come true- an individual supporter or a group loves your agency and wants to raise money for you by holding an event. Fantastic right? Yes, but before you give anyone the green light, be sure to clarify what "running" the event actually means to both parties. Take a look at the one page document I developed that may be helpful if the situation occurs.