Robin Gilbert and Carlos Fittante in "Tigerlily and the Dragonfly". Photo: Julie Lemberger

"In the Trenches. You and Your Nonprofit"

If you’re trying to raise more revenues in these challenging economic times for your organization, serving on a board of directors, volunteering, working in a nonprofit or know people who are, or supporting an organization, we have the perfect resource for you!  BALAM team member Joyce Luhrs, president of Luhrs & Associates and our talented, results oriented public relations and management consultant, is a contributing author to the newly published book, In the Trenches. You and Your Nonprofit.  Her chapter, A Grant Writing Primer, provides in simple language basic information you need to begin writing a grant proposal and the “gotchas” to avoid.
Over 40 articles written by vetted experts in the nonprofit sector offer practical tips and solutions about leading, managing, and raising funds for a nonprofit.  Among the topics discussed are developing a fundraising campaign, creating a good board of directors, managing a nonprofit, purchasing insurance, finding volunteers, writing a grant proposal, purchasing technology, watching for risk, social networking and so much more. 

Nominated for the 21st Annual Terry McAdam Book Award of the Alliance for Nonprofit Management, this handy guide is published as part of Charity Channel Press' In the Trenches series.  Practical advice and tips are featured from the Charity Channel Nonprofit Professional Community of nonprofit experts throughout the United States and Canada.  Each article is written in a very reader friendly manner with a sidebar of practical tips included for a quick reference.

Read more about the book at  A 25% discount is available through the end of this month.  Don’t forget to use this coupon code, CCPRESS423, to receive the discount.