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Grant Approved: How to Build Fundraising Relationships With Corporations and Foundations

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Name: Grant Approved: How to Build Fundraising Relationships With Corporations and Foundations
Date: January 22, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Event Description:

All fundraising stems from solid relationships. In this fun and lively workshop led by Lori Smith-Britton, you will learn how to research, identify, and engage private corporate and foundation “friends,” and get tips and tricks for writing a compelling and competitive grant. This hands-on, half day training is an excellent introduction to corporation and foundation relations and grant writing. Additionally, participants will learn about:

  • Trends in corporate and foundation philanthropy, the various kinds of foundations, and unique approaches for reaching each of them.
  • Research and identification of prospective funders via the internet and other resources (“who should I ask for what?”).
  • Building relationships with corporations and foundations and engaging funders in your organization’s mission.
  • Developing the program narrative in a way that highlights the most important elements from the funder’s perspective, including language and formatting.
  • Accurate and timely reporting.
  • The basics of the grant writing process.
Location:
NonProfit Center
89 South Street
Boston, MA 02111
Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Contact Information:
Alessandria Haynes
Fees/Admission:
$100
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