Nellie Mae Education Foundation

Location: 1250 Hancock St Ste 701n, Quincy, 02169 MA

EIN: 04-2755323

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55Culturally sensitive53Responsive45Positive leader in the field39Friendly38"Gets" nonprofits and issues36Builds relationships31Openminded25Gives more than money25Insightful19Risk taker11Likes site visits1Bureaucratic

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Nellie Mae Education Foundation

Nov 28, 2022

Grant Applicant - applied in 2021

Take the time to develop a relationship with the funder before asking for money.

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Positive leader in the field, Culturally sensitive, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Responsive

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Nov 22, 2022

Grant Applicant - applied in 2022

Simple and user-friendly application. Support was readily available for any problems when starting the grant process. Not funded yet, so no feedback for that part yet.

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Positive leader in the field, Culturally sensitive, Insightful, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Responsive

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Nov 17, 2022

Grant Applicant - applied in 2022

Researching the organization is beneficial. As well as having a connection to the organization as well.

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Nov 16, 2022

Grant Applicant - applied in 2022

The point of contact for questions was very helpful in terms of clarifying the parameters for what the grant can be used for.

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Positive leader in the field, Openminded, Responsive

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Nov 16, 2022

Reviewer 6731 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2022

N/A

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Friendly, Builds relationships

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Nov 15, 2022

Reviewer 6227 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2022

Is better to start the process by getting an RFM before submitting the application. It helps a lot the process and you won't spend a lot of time on the day of the submission.

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Culturally sensitive, Openminded

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Nov 08, 2022

Grant Applicant - applied in 2021

You should absolutely apply! The process is refreshingly straightforward, easy and accessible for all!

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Culturally sensitive, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

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Sep 08, 2022

Grant Applicant - applied in 2020

They are very responsive to applicant inquiries and the application process is much less onerous then many foundations. Once funded they invest developing the organization and the leadership.

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Positive leader in the field, Gives more than money, Risk taker, Culturally sensitive, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, Likes site visits, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

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Jul 25, 2022

Grant Applicant - applied in 2022

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Jul 20, 2022

Grant Applicant - applied in 2022

The application is easy, but check that there is a character number limit rather than word limit.

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