Bids may not be accurate measures of how much you'll pay, but they can tell you a lot about the contractors who wrote them
Construction Contracts: What to Know About Estimates vs. Bids
Understanding how contractors bill for services can help you keep costs down and your project on track
Block grants on the way for Medicaid?
There still are many unknowns on what President Donald Trump's and Congressional Republicans' replacement of the Affordable Care Act will look like. But one thing is becoming clearing - they will pursue a Medicaid block grant.
What is the percentage of grant proposals that foundations actually fund?
GrantSpace, a service of the Foundation Center, offers information and resources that are specifically designed to meet the needs of grantseekers.
Tips for being a smarter bidder: Jewelry Auctions
The jewelry industry is a 60 billion dollar industry in the U.S and there are always department store closeouts and surplus inventory to be sold at fractions of the original price. This is why some…
Top 6 Professional Development Grants for Educators for the 2019
As budgets across districts become tighter, it can be hard to find the funds to provide educators with professional development opportunities. Never fear—grants are here to step in and solve that problem! Here are six grants developed to provide amazing opportunities for you to grow in your craft.
Selling Your Home? 3 Reasons Why You May Need to Accept a Bid That's Below Your Asking Price
When a homeowner makes the decision to sell his or her property, it is most common for a skilled real estate professional to provide valuation services so that a reasonable asking price can be established. However, there are several instances when a
3 Phoenix-area airports win millions in FAA grants. Here's what that will pay for
Sky Harbor, Mesa Gateway and Glendale Municipal airports will rebuild aging pavement, buy land and finish designing a new air traffic control tower.
Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled receives $10,000 grant
Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled, located at 1179 Kenmore Ave., recently received a $10,000 grant from the First Niagara Foundation. This grant will go toward the expansion of the organization’s pre-vocational and Pathway to Employment services that support people with developmental disabilities.
Learn why the trend of privatizing educational services is driving 10% growth in government bidding opportunities for student transportation services.
How to apply for an American Legion TFA grant
An expedited Temporary Financial Assistance application is available for minor children of active-duty Coast Guard members affected by the government shudown.
Auctions 101: Expert tips for novice bidders
UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J. – “Sold!” the auctioneer calls out. This is the very moment when title legally changes hands from the owner (or consignor) of the property being sold. to the bidder who won the item. The “bids” (the offers to purchase the item being sold) are the essential elements in any successful auction. These incremental …
Janitorial Services Bids: How To Compare Apples-To-Apples
One of the biggest challenges Property Managers face when bidding janitorial services is to accurately compare apples-to-apples. Here's an idea!
How video game developers score art grants
More and more games are being partially or fully funded by grants from the NEA, the NEH, and state arts councils. WE share tips on how funding is secured, and what projects seem to find favor.
Playground Project Grant Writing: How to Get Started
Writing A Grant for a Future Playground Project. We Have Great Insight on How to Get Started!
Help your community win a $20,000 park grant!
Help us choose which parks should get a $20,000 grant! Enter and vote today. bit.ly/2jAerJt
Woodstock's Kolze's Corner Gardens selected for $10,000 grant for greenhouse curtain
WOODSTOCK – After installing a greenhouse curtain, Bob Kolze said the electric bill at Kolze's Corner Gardens dropped from $750 to $525 a month and inspired more ways for him to think green.
Help Agape Flights win a $10,000 grant
The Lightspeed Aviation Foundation supports the aviation community through awarding deserving organizations grant funds. Your vote helps determine which organizations will recieve funds. Your Vote Counts!
Federal grant paves way for Louisville's first 'bus rapid transit' line
The bulk of the $16.9 million approved by the U.S. Department of Transportation will go towards creating a fast-moving TARC line to be running by mid-2018. It would cover about 15 miles – from Dixi...
Laredo Philharmonic Orchestra Receives $10,000 NEA Grant
The LPO just completed its 38th season of performances The Laredo Philharmonic Orchestra (Laredo Phil) has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to support concert performances and outreach activities In notifying the Laredo Phil, agency chairman Jane Chu said the NEA is proud to support programs like the Laredo Phil. “The National Endowment for the Arts, through its Arts…