If you are the new kid on the block, you can gather background information and statistics about the needs of constituents, then highlight your specific plans for addressing those problems.
Various Free Library Reference Collections can assist you in obtaining statistics and background data on specific neighborhoods and social groups.
Make an announcement or hold a special event to let your corporate neighbors know that you've arrived. Look for potential partners and be prepared to show them the marketing benefits of teaming up with your organization.
See FOUNDATION TRUSTEE, OFFICER AND DONOR INDEX in:
See SUBJECT INDEX, TYPES OF SUPPORT INDEX, RECIPIENT INDEX* OR FIELD OF INTEREST INDEX+ in:
See GEOGRAPHIC INDEX in:
See GRANTMAKER STATE INDEX or GEOGRAPHIC FOCUS INDEX in:
See STATE LISTING in:
Nonprofit Center at LaSalle University offers ongoing workshops and training sessions for staff members, board members, consultants, and nonprofit volunteers.
The Foundation Center is the premier resource for foundation research.
Delaware Valley Grantmakers membership is open to local grantmakers. Common Grant Application and Report forms for local area are available.