[wplug-board] Beginning rough draft for the sprout fund grant
judigalardi at verizon.net
Sun Apr 29 11:28:15 EDT 2012
Altho' Mac --from Sproutfund -- did say we could apply for the money just for the sign as a new marketing effort. Either way, I will gladly wait to do a proposal for a new project...
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> From: JUDI GALARDI <judigalardi at verizon.net>
>To: "wplug-board at wplug.org" <wplug-board at wplug.org>
>Sent: Sunday, April 29, 2012 11:22 AM
>Subject: Re: [wplug-board] Beginning rough draft for the sprout fund grant
>Perhaps we should put off the proposal until we (may) create a new project...
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>> From: Pat Barron <pat at lectroid.com>
>>To: wplug-board at wplug.org
>>Sent: Saturday, April 28, 2012 11:38 PM
>>Subject: Re: [wplug-board] Beginning rough draft for the sprout fund grant
>>On 4/28/2012 4:05 PM, Joseph Prostko wrote:
>>> In any case, I think we still need more substance, as Sprout Fund is
>>> really looking to fund new projects, not pleas of "hey, we need stuff
>>> that may come in handy when we do what we're already doing". That
>>> said, I don't really know how we can make the proposal more enticing,
>>> but I'll ponder it this weekend.
>>I agree with Joe on this. The biggest thing the draft is missing is a
>>proposal for an actual, new project that requires funding. A proposal
>>could definitely include budget for marketing, it but would have to be
>>marketing in the context of some particular project that we want support
>>And, as Joe mentioned, Sprout Fund wants to fund new work - they
>>generally don't provide funding to keep doing what you're already
>>doing. The thing to remember with Sprout Fund is that, if what we're
>>looking for is funding to support or improve our existing, ongoing
>>operations, we're barking up the wrong tree.
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