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Fundraising workshop: Grantwriting for Beginners
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When: 9/13/2016
9 AM
Where: Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
New Orleans, Louisiana  70113
United States
Contact: Nora Ellertsen

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Are you involved with a nonprofit? Does your job require you to raise funds for your department or position? Do you want to add a valuable skill to your resume? Consider grantwriting!


Grantwriting for Beginners is an engaging workshop that gives you the basic tools you need to start writing grants. Participants will learn how to find funding opportunities, tools and tips for writing proposals and ways to make a program competitive for repeat funding.


Attendees will receive a Certificate of Participation after completing the workshop. Registration $40 per person. Discounts available for students, AmeriCorps members and organizations registering two or more people. For more on workshops and other services from The Funding Seed, visit


Email to inquire about discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door.

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.

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