Christine E.B. Howard, founder & CEO recently spoke at The Guild’s 1-day Fundraising Bootcamp for pre-seed and seed-stage founders. The event focused on helping founders get practical tips on how to structure, plan and execute a successful fundraising process.
Institutional instructions and individual solicitations often differ slightly from one another. It is essential to read both to write a competitive proposal. 💻 🖊
The Build to Scale Program offers three years of funding at a 1:1 match for any project that can enhance economic development 💼
The new Restaurant Revitalization Fund seeks to aid hospitality businesses that lost revenue due to the pandemic 🥨🍳🍕🌮🍰🍺🍸
The program officer: Why you should ALWAYS contact them 📞
While there is no “free money” or personal grants, COVID-19 🦠 relief funding is widespread and plentiful. Check out Startup Fund Hub to see what you may be eligible for!
The difference between goals 🥅 and objectives is an important distinction to make when preparing a proposal for #SBIR or other agencies.
While success fees may sound tempting, they are not worth it in the end. Choose the ethical route instead and you will be rewarded in the long run. ⚠️ 🛑 ✋
Are personal debt grants too good to be true? 🤔 Yes, but small business debt grants are numerous. Check out our COVID-19 grant database for free! 👀