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Why Portal365?

| Articles  / 18-08-2018

It is well known that the non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are struggling every day to get to the donors and keep a steady level of quality of wo...

NGOs: the Development Engines

| Articles  / 18-08-2018

The emergence of civil society organizations as the main engines of development after the 2nd World War and the establishment of the United Nations wi...

Problems Tree

| Articles  / 18-08-2018

Problems Tree Through the many practical experiences in writing project proposals, we recommend that everyone use the problem tree before carrying ...

Mobilization of Funds for NGOs

| Articles  / 23-12-2018

The growth of non-governmental organizations is directly proportional to the capacity of their main staff to mobilize funding, This means that organiz...

The Grant Writing Challenge

| Lessons Learned  / 09-01-2019

‏The most difficult thing that we face at Portal 365 is linking our projects with writing proposals and looking for funding.   ...

Good Governance

| Articles  / 05-02-2019

The term ‘governance’ comes from Greek verb κυβερνάω [kubernáo], meaning ‘to steer&rs...

Organizations Capacity Assessment

| Articles  / 05-02-2019

It is customary among organizations staff that every organization has a different level of efficiency in planning, fundraising, and implementation qua...

The Reason Why You Need a Grant Writing Team

| Articles  / 05-02-2019

Over the past 11 years, I've written and read hundreds of project proposals submitted to donors, Although I used to finish a full proposal with its bu...

5 Elements to Be Included in Your Project Proposal Cover

| Articles  / 05-02-2019

Every proposal starts with a cover page which expected to include 5 elements as follows: 1- The name of the project: Usually we choose the ...

How to Write the Executive Summary of the Project Proposal

| Articles  / 05-02-2019

The executive summary of the project is usually written but only when the proposal is finalized and not initially because it contains a summary o...

How to Write a Situation Analysis of your Project Proposal

| Articles  / 05-02-2019

The organization should not spend much time on writing the situation analysis because usually the content of situation analysis is collected from repo...

Analyzing the Problem Using Problems Tree

| Articles  / 05-02-2019

Through numerous practical experience in writing project proposals, we recommend using the problem tree because it helps in analyzing problems in a l...

Assessment of Needs .. What is it and how to do it

| Articles  / 05-02-2019

Needs assessment is considered the first and most important step in project proposal writing and in preparing the donor to understand the problem. So ...

Formulation of the Needs Assessment Paragraph

| Articles  / 05-02-2019

Usually, the donor requires a specific number of pages for the whole proposal or specifies certain words or letters. Needs assessment is written in a ...