“We live now in an era where normal values have been displaced. The good is called bad, the bad – good.” – Anna Politkovskaya. 617 more words
Funding to support the development of natural resource policies and programs that give poor communities more control over these resources and a stronger voice in decision making on land use and development.
Each fall, I teach a course on foundation and corporate grants as part of Columbia University’s Masters in Fundraising Management program. In our first class, after the usual introductions, I tell my students the following: “60% of writing a grant proposal involves following the instructions; the other 40% involves choosing your words, choosing your approach and making the right connection with the reader — that’s the fun part!” 381 more words
AUSTIN, Texas, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Vermillion, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRML), a bio-analytical solutions company focused on gynecologic disease, announced today that it has been approved for a product development grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) for $7.5 million, to help fund the Company’s new multi-site pelvic mass registry. 698 more words
The Royal Parks have opened a Community Chest for activities to take place in the beautiful Brompton Cemetery, one of Britain’s oldest garden cemeteries.
Aimed at non-profit making local groups, organisations and educational establishments, funds of up to £300 are available for educational or creative activities to take place between 22 June and 28 August 2015. 89 more words