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GRANT READINESS: WHAT DO ORGANIZATIONS
NEED TO BE READY TO APPLY FOR GRANTS?

Webinar • Tuesday, February 11, 2020 • 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET

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Prerequisites: None

Recommended Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge and Applications

Program Knowledge Level: Basic

Advanced Preparation: None

Applying for foundation and government grants requires up-to-date documents, compelling proposals and the right budget and staffing plans.  Winning more of those grants means having all these pieces in place before specific Requests for Proposals are even released.

How is that possible? By funneling today’s smartest grant-seeking strategies and best practices into a “readiness boot camp” for your organization. Then, when RFPs are issued, you have plenty of time to adapt what you already have in place for specific opportunities.

Here’s how to get ready to win.

Register now for Grant Readiness: What Do Organizations Need to be Ready to Apply for Grants.

Grants consultant and trainer Cyndi MacKenzie has won more than $27 million for her clients. In this 90-minute webinar, she helps prepare your organization to win critical funding. You’ll learn how to meet deadlines and reviewers’ expectations for up-to-date documents and compelling narratives.

Get your strategy, people and proposals ready.  You’ll learn how to make those 30-60 day deadlines easier to meet with steps you can take now to prepare everything needed to respond to the requirements of any request for proposal. Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now to ready your organization to go after foundation, federal and state grants effectively, including how to:

  • Find and pursue your own best grant opportunities
  • Implement strategic program/project design and development
  • Structure your Board of Directors to support your organization
  • Craft and submit your strongest grant application
  • Identify and cite the right data to strengthen proposal narratives
  • Determine capacity needs and define the roles of key personnel, including project and management staff
  • Help your grant developers apply nationally recognized standards of ethical practice

From strategy and staffing, to deadlines, documentation and delivering the right proposal, this “boot camp” gets you ready to go after the right grants—and win them.

Register now for Grant Readiness: What Do Organizations Need to be Ready to Apply for Grants.

Who Will Benefit:

his webinar is of value to nonprofits of all sizes, start-ups and seasoned organizations alike and anyone interested in applying for grants. Attendees who will benefit most include:

  • Grant Writers
  • Grant Managers
  • Grant Administrators
  • Grant Professionals
  • Directors of Development
  • Program Managers
  • Anyone who has an interest in applying for grants

YOUR EXPERT(S):

Cyndi MacKenzie, GPC

Cyndi MacKenzie, Grant Professional Certified, has won over $32 million dollars in resources with her clients and has provided training at GPA National Conferences for three years.

In her seventeen years in this grantsmanship, Cyndi provides a full range of grant professional services to non-profits of all sizes including board development, strategic planning, prospect research, grant writing and management, post-award consultation, and in-person and individualized training.

As a Grant Professional Approved Trainer, a GPA Grant News contributing author, a member of the Grant Professional Association (GPA) and the Co-Chair of the GPA Ethics Committee, Cyndi keeps up-to-date on the latest research and trends, as well as being dedicated to the highest ethical standards in the field.

Cyndi has offices in Maine and Florida.

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