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Grantwriting for Beginners

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Sunday, January 20, 2019

Grantwriting for Beginners
Thursday, February 7

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Ashe Power House Theater
1731 Baronne St., New Orleans

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.

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

For more on workshops and other services from The Funding Seed, visit www.thefundingseed.com. Email info@thefundingseed.com to inquire about discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door.

Tags:  development  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  training  workshop  workshop. grants 

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Grant Writing Course - Slidell, LA - 1.2 CEU’s-Oct 29th/30th

Posted By David Kiviaho, kiisa Corporation, Tuesday, October 2, 2018

 

October 29th and 30th - Grant Writing Workshop - Via LSU/UNO/kiisa corporation - Facilitators | Sharon Sandifer, M.Ed & David Kiviaho

Slidell Regional Education Center |1050 Gause Boulevard | Slidell, LA - 1.2 CEU’S

Must Register: Contact Abigail Theriot at atheriot@outreach.lsu.edu225-578-2755, or register at link below.

 

Interactive grant writing workshop with two experienced grant writers. Learn about funding opportunities, how to write the most effective award winning grant, how to create and illustrate your project through the narrative, writing an effective budget, and how to speak properly to potential funders. This is a phenomenal workshop that has helped thousands of people across the region to understand and write excellent grants. This is a two day course, with 1.2 CEU's. It is loaded with many facets of the grant writing experience.

 

You must register so click this link to register. http://reg.outreach.lsu.edu/modules/shop/index.html?action=section&OfferingID=1058&SectionID=3257832

 

Course includes:

 

Major topics to be presented include:

Local, Regional & Federal Grants
Gain in-depth insight into the world of state and federal grants. Provide definitions and requirements local, regional, and federal grants. Learn about funders...listing of funders provided to participants.

Organizational Funding & Community Needs
Learn to review organization’s budget and understand where grants fit into budgetary projections and portfolio. Understand how the grant will impact or provide positive outcomes in the community.

Grant Proposal & Application Requirements
Develop the proposal by learning to ask the subjective and objective questions from the grantor point of view.

Improving Grant Writing Skills
Increase knowledge of the language involved in a grant to better prepare the writer, or the writing team.

Data Research & Collection
Explore various types of online data repositories, research tools, and how to expertly collect, analyze and report the data necessary for a successful grant award.

Effective Proposal Writing: Narrative, Budget, Objectives, Goals, Impact Measurements, Quality Assurance & Evaluations
Learn through interactive activities how to appropriately write each section of a grant.

 

Building Effective Relationships with the Funder
Learn how to insure the relationship is relevant to organizational or corporate entity needs.

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Granntwriting for Beginners

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Sunday, September 30, 2018

Grantwriting for Beginners
Wednesday, October 10

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Ashe Power House Theater
1731 Baronne St., New Orleans

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.

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW

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 www.thefundingseed.com. Email info@thefundingseed.com to inquire about discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door.

Tags:  development  fund development  fund raising  funding  Fundraising  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  training  workshop 

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October Grant Writing Workshop - Baton Rouge - 1.2 CEU'S

Posted By David Kiviaho, kiisa Corporation, Wednesday, September 12, 2018

 

Join us on October 1st and 2nd, 2018 for the Successful Grant Writing Workshop!

1.2 CEU'S - $395 per person and you must register in advance. Below is the link to register.

 

http://reg.outreach.lsu.edu/modules/shop/index.html?action=section&OfferingID=1058&SectionID=3184594

 

Also, please review this Louisiana Training grants information for eligibility...your company may be eligible for up to 100% reimbursement through the Louisiana Small Business Employee Training (SBET) Program (www.laworks.net). To be reimbursed for the training, the application must be submitted and approved prior to the training taking place. For more information about the SBET eligibility criteria and online application process, contact Lisa Verma at 225–578–4316 or lverma@outreach.lsu.edu.

 

This Successful Grant Writing Workshop is led by Sharon Sandifer, M.Ed and David Kiviaho. Sandifer and Kiviaho are two seasoned grantwriters, and this course is two days filled with extraordinary information for the grant writer. You may be a beginner, or you may be seasoned in grant writing. This course is for everyone that is interested in: writing an award winning grant, learning about funding opportunities, learning to write a project focused narrative, wanting to excel at writing a grant budget, understanding the minds of funders, and much more information regarding the grant writing process. We will take you from the beginning of the process to the very end, to include how to manage an funding award once it is received!!

 

This grant writing course is brought to you by LSU and kiisa corporation. Don't miss this workshop. It is interactive, fun, very informative, and simply phenomenal!

 

Contact Abigail at LSU for more information at, atheriot@outreach.lsu.edu, or 225-578-2755 to register. Or, you may simply register at the link provided above.

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Intermediate Grantwriting on July 25

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Thursday, May 31, 2018

Intermediate Grantwriting
Wednesday, July 25, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Ashe Power House Theater
1731 Baronne St.
New Orleans, LA 70113

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.

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

For more on services offered by The Funding Seed, visit www.thefundingseed.com. To reserve your space and pay at the door, or for any questions, please email info@thefundingseed.com.

Tags:  development  donations  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  sustainability  training  workshop  workshop. grants 

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Grantwriting For Beginners on June 7

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Saturday, May 26, 2018

Grantwriting for Beginners
Thursday, June 7
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Ashe Power House Theater
1731 Baronne St., New Orleans

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.

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

For more on workshops and other services from The Funding Seed, visit www.thefundingseed.com. Email info@thefundingseed.com to inquire about discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door.

Tags:  development  donations  donors  events  fund development  fund raising  funding  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  Member Event  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  training  workshop  workshop. grants 

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Intermediate Grantwriting

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Intermediate Grantwriting
Thursday, March 15, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Ashe Power House Theater
1731 Baronne St.
New Orleans, LA 70113


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.

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Participants will receive a Certificate of Participation for completing the workshop.


For more on services offered by The Funding Seed, visit www.thefundingseed.com. To reserve your space and pay at the door, or for any questions, please email info@thefundingseed.com.

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Successful Grant Writing - Slidell, LA and Baton Rouge, LA

Posted By David Kiviaho, kiisa Corporation, Wednesday, January 31, 2018

 

kiisa corporation and LSU announces two Successful Grant Writing Courses -  in Slidell, LA and Baton Rouge, LA!

 

The Successful Grant Writing course in Slidell will be offered on February 27th and 28th at the Slidell Regional Education Center, in partnership with LSU and UNO.

The address for this location is 1050 Gause Boulevard, Slidell, LA 70458. The course is $395.00 and participants must pre-register at http://reg.outreach.lsu.edu/modules/shop/index.html?action=section&OfferingID=1058&SectionID=2766384. This course offers 1.2 CEU's.

A guest speaker, Mrs. Carla Mouton, from the Northshore Community Foundation, will speak on grants available, working with a foundation, requirements of granting, other grant topics, and will also field questions from participants.

 

The Successful Grant Writing Course in Baton Rouge will be offered on March 12th and 13th at the LSU Continuing Education Building, 1225 Pleasant Hall, Baton Rouge, LA. The course is $395 and participants must pre-register at http://reg.outreach.lsu.edu/modules/shop/index.html?action=section&OfferingID=1058&SectionID=2525932.This course offers 1.2 CEU's. A guest speaker, Ms. Lois Smyth, from the Baton Rouge Area Foundation (BRAF) will speak on grants available, working with a foundation, requirements of granting, other grant topics and will field questions from participants.

 

The Successful Grant Writing Course has become a staple for Louisiana non-profits. This is a very interactive course, and has been described by many participants as phenomenal. Some areas covered in this course are how to develop the project description/narrative, how to effectively write all aspects of the grant, how/where to identify grants/funding, how to create an organizational and project budget, learning about grant information that helps participants to understand when/why/how to apply for grants, and much more.

 

Facilitators for this course are Sharon Sandifer, M.Ed and David Kiviaho, founders and owners of kiisa corporation. They not only provide instruction for grant courses, but are in the field writing grants for several of their Louisiana clients. Their style of facilitation is fun and interactive. This team is well researched and presents up to date, relevant, grant information.

 

Please, register early as these courses do fill quickly.

 

 

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New Workshop Series, Fundraising Fundamentals

Posted By Sarah Cortell Vandersypen, CFRE, Philanthropic Partners, Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Philanthropic Partners, a Baton Rouge-based nonprofit consulting firm, launches a new workshop series, Fundraising Fundamentals.

 

Fundraising 101: The Basics and More

February 28, 9:00 am -4:00 pm

This course will provide you with everything you need to know about fundraising. From donor motivation to identifying audiences and strategies, you'll walk away with new ideas and an annual fund development plan template.

Grants: Research, Writing, and Reports

March 28, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This deep dive into grants will cover prospecting, proposal writing, relationship building, and reporting. After this course, you'll know how to write a compelling proposal and build fruitful partnerships with foundations and corporations.

 

Individual & Major Gifts

April 18, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Individual donations provide two thirds of contributions. Through this course, you will learn how to develop an individual giving program and moves management strategy. A special focus on major gifts will help you secure transformational gifts for your organization.

 

 

All workshops will be held at Capital Area United Way, 700 Laurel Street, Baton Rouge.

 

Lunch and training materials are included in your $90 workshop fee. Attendees will receive a Certificate of Participation for completing the workshop.

Discounts are available for students and organizations registering two or more people. Please contact Sarah for more information.

 

Visit Philanthropic Partners to learn more about its consulting and training offerings!

Tags:  development  donors  fund development  fundraising  grant writing  grantwriting  workshopnonprofit 

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Grantwriting for Beginners

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Sunday, January 21, 2018

Grantwriting for Beginners
Thursday, February 1
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Ashe Power House Theater
1731 Baronne St., New Orleans

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.

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

For more on workshops and other services from The Funding Seed, visit www.thefundingseed.com. Email info@thefundingseed.com to inquire about discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door.

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