Essay on Investigative Report

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Investigative Report Date: August 31, 2012 To: Professor Ashley Hudson From: Tamara L. Thomas Re: Public VS Private Grant Sources In the investigative research reports there were two sources for grants and funding. The first source was the federal wire website and the other foundation center website. Both sites are very great sources for both public and private grant information data reservoirs. In this investigative it will show the overall benefits for individual and organizational purposes, i.e. research, community services, public, private sector, non-profit, banks, and government sectors. Both sites provide information on public and private grant opportunities. Investigational Research I The Federal Wire site…show more content…
Federal Wire is sponsored through and or by the DMA's Committee on Ethical Business Practices at mgoldberger@the-dma.org. Investigation Research II The Founder Center Established in 1956, the Foundation Center is the leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide. Through data, analysis, and training, it connects people who want to change the world to the resources they need to succeed. The Center maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. and, increasingly, global grant makers and their grants — a robust, accessible knowledge bank for the sector. It also operates research, education, and training programs designed to advance knowledge of philanthropy at every level. Thousands of people visit the Center's web site each day and are served in its five regional library/learning centers and its network of more than 450 funding information centers located in public libraries, community foundations, and educational institutions nationwide and around the world (foundation center). The vision of this site is a world enriched by the effective allocation of philanthropic resources, informed public discourse about philanthropy, and broad understanding of the contributions of nonprofit activity to increasing opportunity and transforming lives. You can find grant data information through the Google search engine, the official website www.foundationcenter.org, or the foundation hardcopy book. Close to 550 provide
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