Fuss Over Summary Until it Sparkles.
What if you knew that huge sums of money, perhaps a month or two of your organization’s payroll, were riding on 200 or 400 words? Wouldn’t you pay scrupulous attention to these passages? Your proposal will only get read if the summary provides a reason for the program officer to dig deeper.
Read all of the 7 steps in this GuideStar article by Martin Teitel, former CEO of the Cedar Tree Foundation in Boston.