On October 6, 2016, Hurricane Matthew – “the most powerful hurricane to threaten the Atlantic Seaboard in over a decade” (Seattle Times, Hurricane threatens some of South’s most storied cities) – has caused great devastation to southern Haiti killing hundreds with a rising death toll expected due to the lack of water, shelter and food. … Continue reading EGP Nonprofits Respond to Hurricane Matthew
We've all heard the stories: droves of employees rushing by tables at huge fairs, with the only evidence that a person actually existed in that space is your now empty table and the dust cloud settling before you. Yet - you didn't actually get to have a conversation with them! Sharing your program in-person and … Continue reading Workplace Giving Pro Tip #2 – Top Tabling Tips
When I meet one-on-one with nonprofits the question I always get asked is: How can I make the most of workplace giving for my organization? There are a handful of pro tips that I share. Now I will share with the world! Pro Tip #1: Put it on your website Of course, your major call … Continue reading Workplace Giving Pro Tip #1 – Put it on your website!
We had some sneaky phone field gremlins that mucked up the application for some folks in the beginning. To make sure that everyone can get their application in on time and complete, we have extended the due date to April 29! Check out all the tools we have to help you be successful: Top Ten Tips … Continue reading Deadline Extended – Applications Now Due April 29, 2016
All public sectors have different eligibility requirements and processes but they are all happening around the same time. Each one is separate and we know it can be confusing. I get it, our names are pretty similar, goofy acronyms, and well... we are all the government. Let me see if can help you out, … Continue reading Don’t Miss Out! Other Public Sector Programs
This top ten will help you have an error free application! 1. Washington Secretary of State Charitable Solicitations Attachment Number 1 is our number one error and since it is most likely the one you are going to read, it earned its spot! Double-check you have the correct Washington Secretary of State attachment letter and … Continue reading Top Ten Tips for Your Nonprofit Application -2016
The 2016 KCEGP Nonprofit Application Cycle is officially open. Applications are due April 21, 2016. We are excited to launch our NEW nonprofit application platform this year with improved capabilities and streamlined processes. New this year: You may now SAVE your application and return at a later time to finish it. WHAT??! Coolest upgrade since … Continue reading We are live! KCEGP Application Open
We are excited to announce our 2016 Nonprofit Cycle! Each year nonprofits must apply and meet eligibility requirements . We have grown to more than 900 organizations participating in our program and continue to grow each year! Every nonprofit that is eligible and gets a complete application in on-time will be accepted into the program … Continue reading Save the Date – 2016 Nonprofit Application Cycle Announced
We are gearing up for our annual nonprofit application process! Ever wonder what that looks like on a larger scale? Nonprofits do these questions look familiar? What am I applying for? When will I get money? Why I am getting money now and notifications to apply? These are all great questions! Our nonprofits are required … Continue reading Nonprofit Application Cycle Overview
Haven't had a chance to attend the Nonprofit Expo Road Show? Want to, but not sure what it's all about?! Here are a few KC employees who shared with us their key takeaways from the Roadshow... “Speaking with the representatives of the various organizations, I was very impressed to hear of such genuine dedication to their cause. … Continue reading What’s the buzz around the Nonprofit Expo Roadshow?!?