Grants Development

Through our unique grants development process, Fox Advancement can help your organization outweigh the competition and win grant funding.

Our Approach

Grants Development Planning

We will work with your organization to develop:

  • A confirmed set of organizational initiatives and priorities linked to specific foundation, corporate, and government funding opportunities
  • A comprehensive written plan, including detailed work plans to implement recommended fundraising strategies and grant development activities, including goals, objectives, action steps, due dates, persons responsible and short- and long-term measures of success.


  • We will align our expertise alongside yours to oversee and manage powerful cultivation activities
  • We work as outsourced members of your development team to help your organization maneuver through the complex application process, developing a quality, successful grant proposal


Benefits of Working with Fox Advancement

  • Over 60 years of combined experience in grant research, application development, and grant writing.
  • Unparalleled understanding of Twin Cities and regional philanthropic community
  • Market leaders in Federal and government grants
  • Dedicate our executive team to the project
  • Consistent management throughout planning effort
  • Bring creativity and partnerships to achieve your fundraising goal and build new, long-term support
  • Understand how to position institutional and government grants to build and optimize your individual major gifts fundraising program—creating new opportunities to grow your base of support


With Fox Advancement, we were able to grow our organization, and deepen our service to our community. We were able to count on Fox to provide quality strategic guidance and development expertise, so we could focus on implementing our programs and organizational growth. With Fox we not only launched a comprehensive grants development campaign, but we gained critical visibility in our community.

– Charlie Mandile, Executive Director, HealthFinders-MN