Regardless of how few or how many grant applications your nonprofit submits, mistakes will cost you big. Successful nonprofit grant writing has the potential to bring in such a large portion of your funding that failing to produce a winning grant could cripple your nonprofit. So don’t screw up.
That’s not to say that your nonprofit cannot tackle grant writing on its own. Even freelance nonprofit grant writers will attest to nonprofits’ ability—when time permits—to write successful grants. Some nonprofits commit the same grant writing mistakes over and over, but we don’t want you to be in that sad, strapped-for-cash group. Check out the link below to learn how one unfortunate nonprofit spoiled their chances of grant writing success.
How NOT to Do It [Grant Goddess]