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NCJ Number: 69524 Find in a Library
Title: STALKING THE LARGE GREEN GRANT - A FUNDRAISING MANUAL FOR YOUTH SERVING AGENCIES - 3RD EDITION
Corporate Author: National Youth Work Alliance
United States of America
Editor(s): J COVERT
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 78
Sponsoring Agency: National Youth Work Alliance
Washington, DC 20036
Sale Source: National Youth Work Alliance
1346 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS MANUAL EXAMINES THE FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES OFFERED BY FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, AS WELL AS BY FOUNDATIONS AND OTHER PRIVATE SOURCES OF SUPPORT, FOR YOUTH SERVICE AGENCIES.
Abstract: FOUNDATIONS, CORPORATIONS, LABOR UNIONS, CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS, AND SERVICE CLUBS ARE ALSO TREATED AS POSSIBLE SOURCES OF MONEY. THE ELEMENTS THAT GO INTO WRITING A SUCCESSFUL PROPOSAL ARE DISCUSSED AND YOUTH WORKERS ARE ADVISED ON HOW TO INFLUENCE LEGISLATIVE AND ADMINISTRATIVE FUNDING DECISIONS. THE MANUAL PROVIDES EXTENSIVE LISTINGS ON MORE THAN 70 FEDERAL PROGRAMS CURRENTLY SUPPLYING MONEY TO YOUTH SERVICES IN SUCH AREAS AS JUVENILE JUSTICE, DELINQUENCY PREVENTION, YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE, MENTAL HEALTH, EDUCATION, ADOLESCENT PREGNANCY, AND RUNAWAYS. A COMPLETE LISTING IS INCLUDED OF STATE CONTACTS FOR PROGRAMS INVOLVING JUVENILE JUSTICE AND DELINQUENCY PREVENTION, TITLE XX SOCIAL SERVICES, YOUTH EMPLOMENT, AND ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE. ADDRESSES OF CLEARINGHOUSES IN EACH STATE AND TERRITORY ARE ALSO PROVIDED. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Funding sources; Grants or contracts; Procedure manuals; Youth centers; Youth Services Bureau
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