Frank Klimko edits Children & Youth Funding Report, a Washington DC area-based publication which covers Congress, the Education Dept. and the various federal regulatory agencies.† It is a national publication that is updated daily on the web site. He also edits Private Grants Alert, which covers the world of private philanthropy. Klimko is a veteran journalist with more than 30 years experience covering federal, state and local government. In California, he worked on a Pulitzer-prize nominated newspaper investigative project. He is an expert on the federal Freedom of Information Act.
A nationally known speech writer/speaker, Klimko co-produces monthly audio-conferences that provide an insiders view to federal regulations, new billion-dollar spending projects and grant making priorities. The audio conferences have helped hundreds of listeners better position themselves for funding, burnish their applications and get a firmer grip on the federal/private money tree.
Grantseekers still have the incorrect notion that capital funds are those unattainable dollars reserved for the select few. The truth is federal and private funders are increasingly loosening their funding priorities to offer capital funding. Yes, even federal agencies are warming to capital projects funding for trending issues including manufacturing innovations, homeless, creative placemaking and minority/higher education achievement.
Grantseekers need to know where to look for funding, what to say when reaching out to decision-makers and what to include in applications to secure these capital funds. Did you know that the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, mostly known for its grant-making to improve K-12 education, also funds a large number of grants supporting capital and building/renovation campaigns. The foundation made a series of huge capital donations over the last year through its Special Project funding category. Even corporate funding opportunities are available for capital projects.
Nationally-known speaker Frank Klimko will reveal these kinds of hidden details in this informative live audio conference, along with the following:
Who should attend
From the novice to the experience grants writer in these groups: