Partners and Associations

eCivis is proud to partner with the following organizations to innovate and improve the way we help your organization find, manage, and win grants.


CostTree is a true cost cloud-based software platform that helps organizations fully understand the cost of performing and managing grants through every step. Whether you create federal cost allocation plans, prepare indirect cost rate proposals, or manage cross-jurisdictional P&L's, CostTree can be customized to fit your organization's structure and needs.

For more information about CostTree, please visit


Alliance for Innovation

The Alliance for Innovation is inspiring innovation to advance communities. As the premier resource for emerging practices in local government, the Alliance is building cultures of innovation and connecting thought leaders in the profession with the help of our partners ICMA and ASU. We are accessible and valuable to all levels of local government. 

For more information about The Alliance for Innovation, please visit

International City/County Manager Association (ICMA)

The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) advances professional local government by fostering professional management to create better communities. ICMA identifies best practices to handle the needs of local governments serving communities globally. ICMA provides support, publications, and assistance and training to thousands of town, city, and county leaders and other professionals around the world.


For more information about ICMA, please visit

California City Management Foundation (CCMF)

"eCivis's sponsorship of CCMF assists city management professionals in their quest for career betterment. Whether our members are seasoned city managers or assistant city managers pursuing a city management position for the first time, CCMF offers materials and tools for both thanks to like-minded partners such as eCivis."
-Wade McKinny, CCMF President

For more information about California City Management Foundation, please visit

Grant Professionals Association (GPA)

The Grant Professionals Association (formerly American Association of Grant Professionals-AAGP), a nonprofit membership association, builds and supports an international community of grant professionals committed to serving the greater public good by practicing the highest ethical and professional standards.

GPA helps you do your job better whether you work in education, government, the nonprofit sector or private enterprise.

For more information about Grant Professionals Association, please visit

Kevin Harper CPA & Associates

Kevin W. Harper CPA & Associates is a firm that specializes in serving local governments.  The firm's mission is to help local governments improve internal administrative operations. Kevin started the firm after 20 years with Deloitte & Touche.  The firm's associates provide professional audit and consulting services to local governments in the areas of finance and accounting, auditing, human resources, information technology, recordkeeping and administration. 

For more information about Kevin Harper CPA & Associates, please visit


Jitterbit delivers powerful, flexible, and easy-to-use data and application integration software. Designed for the technical business analyst, Jitterbit allows companies of all sizes to solve the challenges of application, data, and business process integration between on-premise and cloud systems. Jitterbit's graphical "No-Coding" approach accelerates and simplifies the configuration and management of on-premise and cloud integration projects.

For more information about Jitterbit, please visit

The Ferguson Group

The Ferguson Group is the largest federal representative of local governments in Washington, D.C. Since 1982, The Ferguson Group has specialized in lobbying federal agencies and Congress on behalf of local governments across the country.

The Ferguson Group helps clients in over 25 states achieve federal policy objectives and navigate through the formidable challenges of maintaining and expanding infrastructure, improving community services, and meeting federal mandates and environmental regulations.

For more information about The Ferguson Group, please visit

Partnership Benefits

eCivis grants management system is dedicated to helping local governments and nonprofits applying for government and private grants improve their overall success rate. As many state and municipal associations share this goal, a partnership program with eCivis provides a variety of benefits to both the association and its members.

Member Benefits

In addition to exclusive, discounted rates for each partner’s membership, eCivis may also provide grant training and custom research and information. We may also provide presentations at partner conferences and events, including hosting roundtables and workshops and speaking at annual conferences and regional events.

Promotional Assistance

eCivis provides promotional assistance to all our partners, including an exclusive section on our website, informational flyers, and articles in association publications.

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