A strong grant request is one that is well-prepared, thoughtfully planned and concisely packaged. We offer workshops focused on grant-seeking skills that will be useful when applying for grants from the Community Foundation’s Bright Idea Fund or donor-directed funds with application processes.
Please register in advance for all information sessions and workshops.
We strongly suggest that you attend a “Navigating Your Community Foundation & Charting a Course for Grantseeking” session prior to attending a workshop. Please register for one of the following session dates:
How to tell your story in 5-minutes or less – A strong grant request is one that is well-prepared, thoughtfully planned and concisely packaged. The “Tell Your Story in 5 Minutes or Less” workshop will teach you how to use basic principles of storytelling to make a concise and compelling case for support. Please register for one of the following session dates:
Money Matters – Project Budget Workshop – The “Money Matters: Project Budget” workshop will help you learn how to craft a bulletproof budget for any grant application. Facilitator, Carolyn Desrosiers, will guide attendees through 7 budget best practices and small group discussion of actual budget samples with other attendees.
All workshops are held at the Community Foundation office.