Nonprofit Fundraising Bootcamp #2: Proactive Grant Writing
As funding becomes more difficult to secure, non-profit organizations face significant challenges to fulfill their missions. This seminar reviews the questions non-profits need to answer prior to searching and applying for grant funds, outlines the 7 basic elements of most proposals, and shows participants how to match their needs to funder priorities. Participants focus on the major questions that need to be answered prior to a grant application and incorporating these answers into research and ultimately a competitive proposal. At the end of this session, you will be able to: Determine if your organization is prepared to begin applying for grant funding. Become familiar with questions that need to be answered prior to beginning research. List and describe the 7 major elements of most grant proposals. Learn how to be proactive in your grant writing, instead of reactive. Understand the need for grant research. Explain the characteristics of a good prospect. Learn what to do once good prospects are identified via 990s, websites and more.
Location: Franklin Chamber of Commerce
Fee: No Cost