Construction and renovation projects often result in unexpected expenses. When those projects involve energy improvements, schools, local governments and non-profits can employ a variety of funding sources to stretch project budgets. In addition to grants, it is useful to include utility incentives and performance contracting.
As Warren Buffet says “All times are uncertain. Sometimes we just didn’t know it.” It’s safe to say, we know current times are fraught with uncertainty.
Multiple Ways to Justify Grant Funds
Grant seekers can often get more grant dollars by considering the various aspects of their programs that can attract funding. For example, a homeless program for men could look for funders interested in any of a number of categories including: