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The Colorado Health Foundation has compiled a list of resources for grantees, including first-time applicants:

The Foundation Center offers FAQs, reference guides and information about writing grant proposals.

Principles & Practices for Nonprofit Excellence in Colorado is a guidebook detailing nine principles and 120 practices to help Colorado nonprofits assess and strengthen their work.

Proposal Writing Short Course is a tutorial from The Foundation Center.

General Information
Our Vocabulary identifies words in the Foundation's vernacular as a resource for grantees and applicants.

The Colorado Nonprofit Association is a statewide coalition that connects nonprofits of all sizes.

Grantmakers for Effective Organizations offers strategies and practices that contribute to grantee success.

Nonprofit Good Practice Guide includes information on evaluation and financial management.

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