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March 12, 2014 - Grant Writing 1:00-5:00pm

The 4-­‐hour Introduction to Grant Writing Workshop is intended for anyone interested in obtaining grant funds from public or private sources at the federal, state, and local levels. The workshop will provide participants with:
1. A description of the general grant process, with a special focus on how grants are reviewed.
2. Information about the location of funding sources and the use of electronic media to find them.
3. Instruction on how to review a funding opportunity to determine if it is appropriate for their
agency.
4. Introduction to a planning tool that can help you create effective grant proposals.
5. Information on the budgeting process and how to maximize grant funding for your project.
6. Training on the most effective methods for producing your grant proposal.

Cost: $50 per participant 
This course has applied for .4 CEU's Cost: $25 per participant

Register early as seating is limited.


April 9,2014 - Beyond Strategic Planning for Nonprofits 1:00-5:00pm

Learn the basic principles of strategic planning. Explore the techniques to develop and evaluate a strategic position for your agency as you eximine the environment in which you operate. Discuss how to engage your board of directors as you develop a plan to effectively deploy resources and impliment change to support your organization's mission and vision.

Cost: $50 per participant 
This course has applied for .4 CEU's Cost: $25 per participant

Register early as seating is limited.