Grant Writing for Beginners/Grant Budget Basics (Pay-What-You Can Double Header)

Grant Writing for Beginners/Grant Budget Basics (Pay-What-You Can Double Header)
Event on 2016-08-20 10:00:00
This is a Pay-What-You-Can Nonprofit Training Double-header! That's one event and two trainings! You must attend both trainings. No admittance after the first training. Training One: Grant Writing for Beginners is an interactive and engaging session that gives you the basic tools you need to start writing grants. In this workshop, you will learn: how grants fit into a nonprofit's overall fundraising strategy; how to identify funders that may have an interest in your activities; how to assess your project fit with a prospective funder’s interests; the standard sections of a foundation proposal; and tips for increasing your chances for success. Training Two: Grant Budget Basics is an interactive and engaging session that gives you insights for planning and developing budgets for your grant requests.  In this workshop, you will learn: the budget planning process how to determine direct costs and indirect costs how to budget donated time, equipment and services; the value partnerships in grant requests and how to document partner support; and  tips for creating a realistic budget that grantmakers can easily understand and you can manage.  This workshop is PAY WHAT YOU CAN, with a seat reservation fee. Instructor Profile: Michelle Nusum-Smith, an experienced nonprofit leader, consultant, coach and trainer, is the owner and principal consultant at The Word Woman LLC, a nonprofit consulting company. She has over 15 years nonprofit experience, including program development, fundraising (including grantwriting and individual donor cultivation), marketing and public relations, board relations, and event planning. A graduate of the Honors Program at Coppin State University where she earned a BS in Management Science with a minor in marketing, Michelle is a member of the Grants Professionals Association, the Association of Fundraising Professionals, and Maryland Nonprofits. Cancellation Policy While The Word Woman LLC strives to ensure there are no disruptions in our workshop dates there may be occasion where issues arise that are out of our control. As a result we are committed to re-scheduling the program as soon as possible and providing options to participants. Disclaimer The WordWoman LLC reserves the right to alter information including requirements and fees and to cancel at any time a course or program; to change the location and/or term in which a program orcourse is offered; to change the program curriculum as necessary to meet current competencies in the job market or for budgetary reasons; or to withdraw an offer of acceptance both prior to and after acceptance by an applicant or student because of insufficient registrations, budgetary constraints or for other such reasons. In the event The Word Woman LLC exercises such a right, The Word Woman LLC’s sole liability will be the return of monies paid by the participant to The Word Woman LLC. Frequently Asked Questions Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? or 240-215-4984 Is my seat reservation/ticket transferrable? Yes. Please send an email to with the full name(s) and email(s) of who will attend in lieu of the original registrant. You will need to work out the payment. What is the refund policy? All deposits are non refundable.

at Greater Paradise Christian Center
2900 E. Oliver Street
Baltimore, United States

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