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  NCJ Number: NCJ 175717     Find in a Library
  Title: Subgrantees' Training Guide: Victims of Crime Act, Victim Assistance Grant Program
  Editor(s): Grace Coleman ; Jackie McCann Cleland ; Marilyn Schwartz ; Tina Curatolo ; Fran Callahan
  Corporate Author: Victim Services
United States of America
  Date Published: 09/1999
  Page Count: 37
  Series: OVC Training Guidebooks
  Annotation: The purpose of this training guide is to provide technical assistance to victim services organizations funded by the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) in three areas: developing human resources, managing money and fund-raising, and adhering to VOCA victim assistance grant guidelines.
  Abstract: The training guide includes sections on developing a victim services organization's human and financial resources and a summary of VOCA assistance grant guidelines. The first section of the training guide focuses on evaluation of the organization, while the second section looks at the development of human resources in terms of the board of directors, volunteers, interns, and consultants. The third section covers managing money, fund-raising, and community support and identifies specific income-producing ideas and suggestions on internal money management. The final section reviews VOCA, Office for Victims of Crime, and subgrantee guidelines. 12 references
  Main Term(s): Victim services
  Index Term(s): Program financing ; Grants or contracts ; Program planning ; Funding sources ; Federal programs ; Victims of Crime Act of 1984 ; OVC grant-related documents ; Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)
  Sponsoring Agency: Office for Victims of Crime
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Grant Number: OC-95-163
  Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
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  Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
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