Workshops Committee Programs Management Training Series Library Leadership Ohio
Foundation Fundraising: An Introductory Class
Tuesday, November 16, 2004
9:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM

Foundation Center- Cleveland

1422 Euclid Avenue

$125 CAMLS Members
$125 Affiliate Members
$125 Non-members
Free for guests/speakers

Deadline: Tuesday, November 09, 2004
Limit: 20
Registered Now: 4
Contact Hours: 6

Fee includes materials

Beginning fundraisers will benefit from this full-day workshop to help prepare their organizations to see grants. The course provides an introduction to the world of foundations and instruction in identifying prospective funders. Through a combination of worksheets and group exercises, you'll learn what steps your organization needs to take before approaching funders; what are the different types of funders; and how to conduct research in order to find the most receptive donors. This course is approved for continuing educatio credit by the Association of Fundraising Professionals(AFP)Continuing Education Review Board

Course participants will receive one week subscription to the Foundation Directory Online Platinum Service

Course Content

  • Important terminology related to the grantseeking process
  • What qualities grantmakers look for in an organization when reviewing grant proposals
  • The differences between various types of grantmakers
  • What methods are best to approach each type of grantmaker
  • How to use different resources to locate funding partners
  • How to get started writing grant proposals
Audience: Library Directors, staff, and new fundraisers

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