Training details

calendar_today Friday, February 7, 2020

access_time 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm ET

place Hillsborough Library branch
379 South Branch Road
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

attach_money Free


This is part of the Nonprofit Series for staff, board members, and volunteers. Join us on four Fridays as we will learn about grant seeking, about Candid's Foundation Directory Online (FDO), practice the FDO, and be introduced to grant proposals. Please register for any or all of these free workshops.

This basic introduction to the grant writing proposal will explore how to write a standard grant proposal. You will learn the common components and some practical advice from retired grant writer and Certified FDO Expert and Trainer, Seana Zimmer.

This event is organized by a Funding Information Network partner.


  • Discover the basic elements of a grant proposal.
  • Learn some key practical advice about approaching foundations for money.
  • Find resources for sample LOIs and proposals.

Intended audience

  • All levels of experience


Seana Zimmer, Foundation Center Certified Expert and Trainer



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