Don't miss the deadlines!
Don't miss the deadlines!
The Ripple Effect
Spring 2018 newsletter

How Can We Help?

We are offering another round of Speed Consulting on April 17th from 2:00 p.m.- 4:25 p.m.,* with extended time slots! Our staff will provide one-on-one consulting on the following topics:

• Board Development 
• Building Better Budgets
• Communications
• Creating a Culture of Self-care
• Effective Grant Writing 
• Sabbatical Planning 
• Systems-change Advocacy
• Other (tell us what you need)

*We are happy to schedule a phone call if you are unable to attend in-person.

Please note that this time will not be used for grant pitches or program design discussions.  We are happy to discuss these things during a preliminary application meeting or at another time. This event is open to organizations that have received funding from The Healing Trust at least once since 2014. 
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In Policy and Practice: Supporting Employees Through Life-changing Events  

When our Senior Program Officer, Meredith, unexpectedly lost her husband, she was pushed into a new reality as a single mom.  Learn more about how her employer supported her during this difficult time and how nonprofits can support their staff members in times of transition. 

How Will Legislative Changes Impact Nonprofits?

Join us at the Center for Nonprofit Management on May 23rd from 8:30 to 3:30 to hear more about recent legislative changes that impact nonprofits. Participants will hear from two different panels of experts about how changing laws will alter the nonprofit landscape and learn what nonprofits can do to become stronger advocates for their causes.  
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Here are a few of the books that we are reading.
Q2 2018 Full Proposals and Operating Grant applications are due April 18, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.

Q3 2018 Preliminary Applications are due June 20, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.

Q3 2018 Full Proposals and Operating Grant applications are due July 25, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.

Operating Grantees: Reach out

We are happy to give you feedback on your previously submitted grant proposals. Email your program officer to schedule a time to discuss the feedback. Applicants in other categories will receive this feedback during the preliminary meeting with their program officer. 

Have you heard? 

The Promise podcast is a  series from Nashville Public Radio that takes you inside Nashville's oldest and largest public housing project, the Cayce Homes.

New Grantees Announced

Congratulations to the 13 nonprofits that were collectively awarded over $700,000 in our Q2 2018 Grant Cycle! This quarter’s funding brings our grantmaking to over $79 million since 2002.
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More Retreat Dates Available
The Healing for the Healer dates for the rest of the year are on our website.  The retreats fill up quickly, so save your spot.
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