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What does GOS stand for?

GOS stands for General Operating Support (various organizations)

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government
  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.

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We have 96 other meanings of GOS in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

Miller Foundation funds provide general operating support for the company's 2012-13 season of five plays and affordable theater training for youth and adults.
The Skillman Foundation awarded a $20,000 grant to the Detroit Historical Society for general operating support.
The largest grant was a $700,000 award to the Jones Center for Families in Springdale, which will be used for general operating support to educational and recreational services.
Grant makers can most effectively help build a strong nonprofit sector by * identifying unmet needs and setting specific goals and strategies to address them; * supporting the most relevant, responsive programs with flexible general operating support and multiyear grants; * encouraging and rewarding innovation by providing incentives to nonprofits to experiment and to identify fresh ideas; * supporting organizational efforts to measure the value of programs as well as enhance their quality; * fostering collaboration to reduce costs and improve service delivery; * nurturing leadership by sponsoring training, mentoring, and fellowship programs; and * developing organizational structure by providing management assistance.