June nonprofit workshop: Intermediate Grantwriting Tuesday, June 7 9:00am-12:00pm
Ashe Cultural Arts Center 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans
Details and registration at www.thefundingseed.com.
So you've written a few grants and feel like you've got the basics down. Are you ready to take your grantwriting to the next level? Intermediate Grantwriting will help you improve your grant proposals and raise more money for your nonprofit. Through this workshop, you'll learn specific ways to make your proposal more appealing to a funder, including how to make a compelling case to someone unfamiliar with your nonprofit's work and what kind of research and data to include.
Registration $40 per person. Discounts available for students, AmeriCorps members, and organizations registering two or more people. Participants will receive a Certificate of Participation for completing the workshop. For discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door, email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more on services offered by The Funding Seed, visit www.thefundingseed.com.
About the Presenter:
Nora Ellertsen is founder of The Funding Seed, a New Orleans-based company that teaches people how to raise money for nonprofit groups. In the ten years she worked in the nonprofit and fundraising field, she helped to raise nearly one million dollars through grassroots fundraising, grant writing, event planning and major donor development. Since founding The Funding Seed in 2010, she has worked with over 50 nonprofit agencies to help them develop the resources they need to do their work. Through The Funding Seed, Nora applies the parable, “Teach a man to fish and he has food for a lifetime,” to fundraising. By coaching nonprofit staff, board members and volunteers, she works to make each organization confident, strategic and self-sufficient when it comes to raising money.