Are you new to grantseeking? Are you struggling to find your way through the federal and private grantmaking maze? Are you finding the process more daunting than you ever imagined?
In these tought budgetary times, effective outreach and partnership building are more important than ever. Important discussions are underway on everything from education funding to job creation and nonprofits must make sure they are key players in the debate.
This informative presentation is especially designed to help beginner and intermediate grantseekers.
You'll learn time-tested methods for connecting with and forming productive relationships with local, state and federal policymakers as well as key officials at private and corporate foundations. We’ll offer details on how to form and nurture strong partnerships with other organizations – a crucial new requirement in obtaining virtually all types of funding. And you'll get invaluable advice on creating an "evergreen application folder" that we assure you will make a world of difference in your grantseeking effectiveness.
Our presenters are Ray Sweeney, professional grantwriter, funding consultant and editor of Federal & Foundation Assistance Monitor, and long-time Washington press corps veteran Jim Rogers, CD Publications’ editorial director Together, they'll provide you with invaluable insights guaranteed to demystify the grantseeking process and give you a crucial leg up in the growing competition for federal and private funding.