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Grant News Grab Bag: Awards, a Board, and Sponsorship

by Pamela Muse on April 15, 2014
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eCivis grant news grab bag, news about grant writing and grants management and federal grantsGrants News Grab Bag blog posts address a variety of grant-related topics, from grants management and writing webinars to legislation affecting federal, state, and local funding.

Youth CareerConnect Awards List

The Youth CareerConnect awards were announced recently, with 24 school systems, community colleges, and educational agencies receiving grants totaling $107 million. The program encourages school districts, institutions of higher education, the workforce investment system, and their partners to scale up evidence-based high school models that will transform the high school experience for America’s youth through career-focused and work-based learning.

eCivis Sponsors CCMF, Develops Client Advisory Board

eCivis’ mission is to assist local governments and organizations in the successful pursuit, attainment, and management of grant funding that will help enrich communities. In that light, eCivis is sponsoring the California City Management Foundation (CCMF), an advocacy and support organization for city managers whose mission is to promote and encourage excellence in city management. Read more.

In addition, eCivis has developed a client advisory board to incorporate thought leaders' input to help guide the development of innovative grants management software. Read more.

Upcoming Conferences

eCivis has a lot planned for the next quarters. Upcoming conferences we'll be attending include:

  • Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) conference in Minneapolis, May 18-21
  • Florida City and County Management Association (FCCMA) conference in Orlando, May 28-31
  • National Association of Counties (NACo) conference in New Orleans, July 11-14.

eCivis will also host a grant writing seminar May 16 in Seattle. Be sure to search on #eCivisEvents to find news related to our grant writing seminars, and #eCivisChat for social media chats, hosted by Dr. Beverly Browning.

About eCivis

eCivis is the nation's leading grants management software solution and the ideal platform for improving grants performance for local governments and community-based organizations. For more information about eCivis, visit www.ecivis.com.

For media inquiries, contact media@ecivis.com.

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