Hatcher Group Grant



Organization - Hatcher Group
Grant Amount - $220,000
Foundation - Mott Foundation
Grant Purpose - This grant will enable the Hatcher Group to provide strategic communications technical assistance to nonprofit organizations working in coalitions to establish or expand Earned Income Tax Credit policies at the state level. Specifically, Mott's funds will be used to help advocates raise awareness among policymakers, journalists, and other key stakeholders about the credit and its role in alleviating poverty. The grantee will also provide advocates with easy access to information and materials about effective advocacy through an online information resource center. Since 2002, when this project began, the grantee has helped groups in over 20 states strengthen their strategic communications capacity. The Hatcher Group is a Bethesda, Maryland-based, for-profit, public affairs firm that works exclusively for foundations and nonprofit organizations on workforce development, welfare, and urban social policy issues.


Similar Grants

Urban Institute - $100,000 from the Mott Foundation - Tax policy continues to have a central place on the national agenda and, given long-term deficit projections, is likely to stay there for the foreseeable future. Moreover, the nation's social safety net is provided increasingly in the form of...

Social Platform - $60,000 from the Mott Foundation - The program goal is to strengthen the dialogue between nongovernmental organizations and European Union institutions. To this end, Social Platform will coordinate an informal working group of large nongovernmental organizations' groupings or...

Columbia University in the City of New York - $75,000 from the Mott Foundation - Research shows that the characteristics of many low-income, noncustodial fathers matched those of long-term welfare recipients whose employment rates were increased by the Federal Earned Income Tax Credit. These conclusions supported the New York...

Legal Resources Trust - $100,000 from the Mott Foundation - The Legal Resources Trust provides legal support to civil society-based organizations on issues ranging from legal education and litigation to the administration of justice. Mott's support is specifically directed at a project that provides...

Center for Civil Initiatives - $90,000 from the Mott Foundation - The program goal is to stimulate citizen activism and mobilize community resources to address critical issues facing Croatian communities. The Center for Civil Initiatives works with local community leaders and civic groups to identify community...

Recent News from Mott Foundation


Earth911 Podcast: Investing for Animal Welfare with Newday Impact's Doug Heske - Earth911

Doug Heske, CEO of Newday Impact Investing, is our guest on Sustainability in Your Ear. We take a deep look at the stocks of British...more

The Future of ESG Investing Could Truly Deepen Our Impact - Worth

A recent G7 taskforce on impact investing identified emerging markets as the biggest opportunity for impact investors. As the report's summary put...more

VS Partners invested in the acquisition of DuPont Clean Technologies, expanding global ...

... DuPont Clean Technologies, expanding global impact investing portfolio ... by Asia Green Fund (“AGF”), a leading green impact investment...more

Pratham Mahajan; The inspirable budding entrepreneur making it big - ED Times

January 17: Meet Pratham Mahajan, a young entrepreneur and tech-enthusiast with a great knack for understanding web development, graphic...more

Surf operator The Wave to open six sites across UK and Ireland - Business Live

The Wave, which was established by social entrepreneur Nick Hounsfield in 2019, signed the partnership agreement with specialist...more

Meet Anaam Tiwary, Young Digital Entrepreneur, & Digital Marketing Expert - Nagpur Oranges

Anaam Tiwary has shown skills as a social media influencer and marketing strategist to promote various social messages, brands etc. with his...more

Entrepreneur Helen McArdle donates £500,000 to Foundation of Light - Business Live

Mrs McArdle and her family have donated the funds to support Foundation programmes in a partnership which will see the Helen McArdle Health and...more

A $20 million contribution has been made to a fund to maintain and help Black churches. - The UBJ
Foundation: Lilly Endowment

Share this: · Ajay Singh Tanwar is a social entrepreneur one must take inspiration from, credits his grandfather for his philanthropic work · The law...more

Edinburgh has many places to find sustainable and eco-friendly food – Angus Robertson ...

Reuben Chesters is managing director of social enterprise Locavore. Today, the nay-sayers have been shown up. Sustainable food shops are...more

Torus appoints board chairman - Place North West

Torus operates as a landlord, developer, commercial contractor and social entrepreneur in the Liverpool City Region. It has an annual turnover...more

Social Enterprise Network Sites



Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



Students, Skateboarding and Social Enterprise


To address the ongoing issue of student dropouts, Toronto District School Board (TDSB) teacher Craig Morrison started a school-business program called the Oasis Skateboard Factory (OSF) to help keep teens stay in school.




Jobs in the Social Sector

  Social Work Jobs
  Social Work Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs
  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Program Director Jobs



Federal Government Grant and Assistance Programs



Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2008-2022 Copyright Michael Saunders