calendar_today Tuesday, April 30, 2019
access_time 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm ET
We will open the workshop by presenting the characteristics of effective nonprofits and demonstrating how you can transform your idea for a charitable program or service into a fully-fledged organization. The workshop leaders will help you address such commonly asked questions as:
-What groundwork do I need to have in place before approaching foundations for funding?
-What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status?
-What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
-What are the basic elements of a project proposal?
-What are the “do’s” and “don’ts” of writing and submitting a proposal?
-How do I follow up on my proposal, whether the answer is yes or no?
We will spend the second part of the workshop focusing on the keys for planning and writing a competitive grant proposal, including:
-The basic elements of a proposal
-The "do's" and "don'ts" of writing and submitting a proposal
-How to follow up whether the answer is yes or no
Boost your knowledge and skills, impact your community!
This event is organized by a Funding Information Network partner.
- Participants will gain a clear understanding of the nonprofit start-up process.
- Participants will also have the ability to initiate a project proposal.
- All levels of experience
- Fundraising & development staff
- Grant writers
- Nonprofit startups
- Program directors and staff
Participants will take home a nonprofit start-up checklist and Introduction to Proposal Writing course handouts and worksheets.
Asia Hadley--Atlanta Lead, Foundation Center South
Jennifer Price--Business Reference Librarian, Middle Georgia Regional Library