Date: January 11, 2019 (Friday)
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Price: $75 (Public)
$55 (Mville Community)
Practical Approaches to Grant Funding (Even if you do not have a lot of time or money)
This three-part course will provide a thorough introduction to finding, winning and keeping grants for your nonprofit organization. It will be geared for participants who work in small to medium-sized nonprofits, who are new to grants or have limited experience with grants. Participants are welcome if their primary job is development or grant writing, or if they need to work with grants to support their program areas. You can take each workshop individually or as a group. Each workshop is worth 1 CEU with CFRE:
Part II – Local, state and federal government funding
- How to identify funders that match your organization’s mission
- Evaluating RFPs
- What makes successful government funding applications?
- Next steps after the award/rejection letter
Laura Newman currently serves as Senior Director of Institutional Giving for Manhattanville College. With a diverse professional background, Laura takes a practical and collaborative approach to all aspects of fundraising. She has raised millions of dollars by writing winning grant proposals for foundations and government funders.
Prior to joining Manhattanville College in 2017, Laura held development positions in community-based nonprofit organizations. One of her most fulfilling accomplishments was leading the application process for Neighbors Link to win the Nonprofit Excellence Awards in 2016. She has received consistently high marks for fundraising workshops presented at the Westchester Nonprofit Leadership Summit, Fundraising Day NY, and the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee.
Laura earned her undergraduate degree from Ithaca College and holds an MBA from Johns Hopkins University.