Lexington SCORE is the only resource for free, dependable, nonprofit support in the State of Kentucky with a nonprofit practitioner with over 25 years of experience in the  nonprofit realm.  

 

Blue Grass Community Foundation Grant Opportunity

Thomson R. Bryant, Jr. and Betty R. Bryant Fund

Grant Opportunity

Blue Grass Community Foundation Grant Opportunity

The Thomson R. Bryant, Jr. and Betty R. Bryant Fund at Blue Grass Community Foundation is accepting applications from tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations that provide health and human services directly impacting residents of Fayette County. Funding priorities include basic human needs, housing, homelessness, health and safety, and child protective services. Successful proposals will address community needs through programs and activities that demonstrate sustainable impact and measurable outcomes.  Proposals for program or organizational development support will be accepted.  Maximum grant award is $10,000.      

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SCORE Showcases Successful Nonprofit Clients

Many successful nonprofits have been the beneficiaries of advice from experienced SCORE mentors. These are just a few of their inspiring stories.

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How to Start a Nonprofit Organization

March 27, 2018,

In recent years, more and more people have become interested in working for, supporting, or even starting nonprofits. If you have a strong passion for a cause and want to turn it into your life’s work, here are some things to consider before you try to start a nonprofit organization.

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How to Market Your Nonprofit Online

June 14, 2017,

Most of the principles that apply to for-profit marketing should be employed by nonprofit leaders to promote their organization, raise awareness and boost fundraising.

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Yes, You Can Start a Non-Profit

April 6, 2017, 1:00pm EDT

If your mission is to serve the greater good, you should join this webinar to learn how to start a non-profit organization. Read more

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Podcast: Ian Acker, Owner of Fit to Recover

In this podcast, Ramon Ray talks with Ian Acker, owner of Fit to Recover, a nonprofit gym that supports people in recovery through exercise, community service, nutrition and creati Read more

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Starting A Nonprofit

May 25, 2016

Starting a nonprofit doesn’t necessarily mean you can quit your day job right away, but like any small business owner, you could eventually earn enough from your nonprofit to justify a full-time salary for you and your staff.

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Business Planning Tools for Nonprofits

Without financial self-sufficiency, non-profit organizations cannot choose their direction or concentrate on their mission. This guide is about a great American institution and a p Read more

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Podcast: Non-Profits

What is the difference between a non-profit and a business? Read more

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Nonprofit Success Depends on Your Business Mindset

As you put plans in place to launch your nonprofit, keep these three essential business components in mind.

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Selecting the Right Non-Profit Platform for Raising Money

January 5, 2015,

For non-profits, “marketing” is almost a dreaded word.  Gaining funding is necessary for doing good… but every dollar and hour spent on fundraising robs resources from the service work of the organization.

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