Training details

calendar_today Thursday, May 10, 2018

access_time 10:00 am - 2:00 pm ET

place Lakeland Community College, Holden University Center
4242 OH-306
Kirtland, OH 44094

attach_money $60


Come to this joint AFP/Foundation Center workshop to learn foundation fundraising from the experts and to hear from grantmakers on what to expect in 2018 in Lake, & Geauga County--and beyond!

Two tracks in the morning will provide information on the ins and outs of foundation grantseeking and grantwriting for novices and seasoned professionals. This will be followed by lunch and a panel discussion with representatives from Lake County grantmakers & grantseekers with a focus on changes to the funding landscape nationally, in Ohio, and in Lake and Geauga Counties. Bring your questions and prepare to network!

10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. - Registration and Networking
10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. - Morning Programs
12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Lunch
12:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. - Panel Discussion

Morning Speakers:
Dave Holmes, Foundation Center (Intro to Proposal Writing)
Naomi Worthington & Kari Mirkin, Grants Plus (Up Your Grant Writing Game)

Afternoon Panelists:
Jeanine Gergel, Foundation Management Services
Karen Hooser, The Reinberger Foundation
Bob Cahen, Lakeland Foundation
Benjamin Kroeck, Dominion

Qualifies for
3 CFRE point(s)

Intended audience

  • All levels of experience
  • CEOs, executive directors, upper management
  • Fundraising & development staff
  • Grant writers


Ben Kroeck Senior Philanthropy Coordinator Dominion Energy
Bob Cahen Executive Director Lakeland Foundation
David Holmes (he/him) Programs Manager - Midwest Candid
Jeanine Gergel Associate Foundation Management Services
Karen Hooser President Reinberger Foundation
Kari Mirkin Senior Consultant Grants Plus
Naomi Worthington Senior Consultant Grants Plus

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