Organizational Development

Non-Profit Funding, Events, & Job Postings for December 2017
Non-Profit Funding, Events, & Job Postings for December 2017 OVW Invites Applications for Outreach and Services to Underserved Populations The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), a component of the United States Department of Justice (DOJ), invites application under its Outreach and Services to Underserved Populations program to develop and  implement outreach strategies targeted at, and provide victim services to, adult and youth victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking in underserved populations. Note that detailed eligibility restrictions are defined for this invitation.  Deadline:  January 26, 2018 Read more » Proposals Invited for Collaborative Efforts that Foster [Read further...]
We’re Hiring!
Grant Reviewers (View All Jobs) Overview MANY is seeking experienced, articulate, detail-oriented leaders to join our highly successful team of grant reviewers. These are part-time, contract positions that are ideal for people interested in a flexible schedule. MANY is a national nonprofit that engages stakeholders across sectors to strengthen outcomes of youth and young adults at highest risk for victimization and/or delinquency. We build the resiliency of local providers and their ability to provide effective services in a rapidly changing environment. Our proposal review services provide individualized feedback to applicants which helps them develop competitive grant applications. Our experienced team [Read further...]
#OneOfMANY: Thoughts on Youth Services from Wilkes-Barre, PA
MANY is traveling all across the country, meeting with member organizations, talking about their programs, and identifying trends and issues that are happening in the youth services field across the U.S. We had the privilege of sitting down with Amanda Sivco and Tanya Olaviany – who work at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bridge (a program of member organization Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton) – about what drives them to continue their commitment to the work and to the community. This is what they had to say: “We, as a staff, feel that we are chipper and [Read further...]
Webinar Recording – Wide Open Spaces: Bridging the Resource Gap in Rural Mentoring
Webinar Recording – Wide Open Spaces: Bridging the Resource Gap in Rural Mentoring Implementing a mentoring program comes with many challenges, including recruiting the right volunteers, enlisting youth into the program, and ensuring that matches have the support they need to thrive and endure. In rural communities, some of these challenges are even more difficult as programs deal with small populations from which to recruit, vast service areas with few population centers, transportation issues, and limited community resources. This webinar builds on OJJDP’s  National Mentoring Resource Center (NMRC) webinar, Mentoring in Rural Communities: Traveling the Distance to Facilitate Your Program training by the [Read further...]
Non-Profit Funding, Events, & Job Postings for November 2017
Non-Profit Funding, Events, & Job Postings for November 2017 Katie’s Krops Accepting Applications for Youth Garden Grants Katie’s Krops is accepting applications from youth between the ages of 9 and 16 for grants to start a Katie’s Krops vegetable garden in their community with the purpose of donating the whole harvest to people in need. Selected applicants will be awarded a gift card to a garden center in their area (up to $500), support from Katie’s Krops, and a digital camera to document the garden and the harvest. Deadline: December 31, 2017 Read more »   Events RHY Grantee Conference [Read further...]
Non-Profit Funding, Events, & Job Postings for September 2017
Non-Profit Funding, Events, & Job Postings for September 2017 Public Welfare Foundation Accepting LOIs for Criminal, Social Justice Programs The Public Welfare Foundation supports efforts to advance justice and opportunity for people in need and is accepting Letters of Intent for projects in its focus areas of criminal justice, youth justice, and workers’ rights. The foundation’s Juvenile Justice program supports groups working to end the criminalization and over-incarceration of youth in the United States. In particular, the program supports groups working to advance state policies that restrict the juvenile justice system’s use of incarceration and expand the use of community-based [Read further...]
Senate Appropriations Considers FY18 HUD Funding
This week the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee released some details on their Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 HUD funding levels. While these numbers are not final, they do represent the starting point in the Senate. A few notable highlights include: $73 million increase to $2.456 billion for McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Grants $1.07 billion increase to $21.365 billion for Tenant-Based (Section 8) Housing Choice Vouchers $3.6 million for the operation of the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), and an elimination of the agency’s sunset date. To read more from the appropriates committee, click here.
Non-Profit Funding, Events, & Job Postings for August 2017
Non-Profit Funding, Events, & Job Postings for August 2017 Be a 2018 Global Youth Service Day Lead Agency Youth Service America  is accepting applications for the 2018 Global Youth Service Day Lead Agency program. With the generous support of State Farm, the program offers organizations funding, recognition, and ongoing training to organize high-impact, high-visibility youth-led projects for Global Youth Service Day (April 20-22, 2018). As the official organizer of GYSD in their region, GYSD Lead Agencies build a coalition of K-12 schools, youth development organizations, and community-based organizations in their region to activate youth, ages 5-25, to acquire 21st Century [Read further...]
ICYMI: Announcing The Connection 2017 Catalysts
Links: Tickets | Connection 2017 Home Page Launched in 2014, Connection is more than an event; it’s an experience that convenes our community’s leading thinkers and doers to share ideas that make a difference in the lives of the communities that we serve. To curate these thought leaders, we rely on a brain trust of Catalysts who have their fingers on the pulse of the field. With Connection 2017 just a few short months away, we are excited to announce the addition of Catalysts to the Connection 2017 experience! Catalysts support the Connection 2017 experience by sharing academic or practice-based innovations, identifying & crafting experiential content, cultivating critical voices, [Read further...]
Non-Profit Funding, Events, & Job Postings for July 2017
Funding HHS Invites Proposals for Look Beneath the Surface Regional Anti-Trafficking Program The LBS Program will serve as a focal point in targeted geographic areas and focus on the identification and referral of foreign and/or domestic victims of severe forms of trafficking in persons as defined by the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000. Victim identification activities under the LBS Program include direct outreach to victims, anti-trafficking training and outreach to local professionals and organizations or entities that may encounter victims of trafficking, active participation in a strong multidisciplinary anti-trafficking coalition or task force, and strategic public awareness activities. Deadline: [Read further...]