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2008 Annual Report

In 2008, the Fund continued to address the management and governance needs of local nonprofits. Overall, grant totals increased by $35,529 over 2007.



Express Yourself Milwaukee


A strategic Planning Session, underwritten by the Nonprofit Management Fund, provided Express Yourself Milwaukee with a "Strategic Initiative Report" which will lead us into our 10th year as an organization and help us develop a Nonprofit Business Plan.



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The mission of the Nonprofit Management Fund is to improve the management effectiveness and efficiency of nonprofit organizations and to increase the resources for nonprofit management in the greater Milwaukee area. The expectations are that grantees will become more effective and efficient in serving clients, program participants, their audience, or the community-at-large.

Since 1994, the Nonprofit Management Fund has operated as a collaboration of private funders in the metropolitan Milwaukee area. Collectively, the funders in Milwaukee have contributed over $9 million for grants to nonprofit organizations and to implement related initiatives.


Sample funding areas: board development, staff training, strategic/annual planning, mergers, marketing, corporate restructuring, organizational assessment, financial management, human resources, technology, earned income strategies, and fundraising. 

View past Grants Lists

1994 - 2013
75% of requests funded
 
  Milwaukee
(97 cycles)
Waukesha
(29 cycles)
Strategic Alliance Fund of
Waukesha County
Total Impact
Applicants 1,951 339 2 2,292
Grants 1,439 281 2 1,702
Grants Total $7,119,413 $1,403,392 $40,000 $8,562,803
Avg Grant Size $4,958 $4,994 $20,000 $4,982


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2009 Annual Report Waukesha
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