Tuesday, June 18, 2013
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
United Way of Jackson Conference Room A/B 536 N. Jackson, Jackson MI 49201
This Grant Application’s A Winner! Learn the keys to making your grant proposal more competitive. This workshop will provide tools needed to create a winning proposal. Discussion will include how to research funding possibilities, develop budgets, and communicate reasonable goals and objectives, and options for evaluating the success of your project.
Bonus: Learn how to avoid the pet peeves of funders. This workshop is appropriate for the novice grant-writer.
Presenter: Diane McDonald Education and Training Director. Diane is currently the Education and Training Director at Nonprofit Network. Upon graduation from Michigan State University, Diane began a career in merchandising and retail buying with R.H. Macy & Co, Inc., in Kansas City, Missouri. After two years she was promoted on to Davidson’s, a Macy’s division in Atlanta, Georgia, as department store group manager. A relocation to the Detroit area provided the opportunity for Diane to join Manufacturers Bank as branch manager. Her introduction to the nonprofit sector came through the Jackson Community Foundation, where she served as Grant and Scholarship Coordinator. Diane joined Nonprofit Network in 2010 and will assist nonprofits in professional development and best practices.
Cost: Nonprofit Network Members – $35.00 Guests (from same organization) $25.00. Future Nonprofit Network Members – $50.00
Please Note: Nonprofit Network may videotape or photograph public events. Videos and photos are used solely for the promotional purposes of Nonprofit Network. Nonprofit Network will regard as confidential all non-public information obtained during the course of its professional assignments. Information given in a public setting has no expectation of confidentiality. Nonprofit Network partners with Michigan Nonprofit Association to provide bi-monthly training opportunities.