Upgrade Your Partnerships: Tips for Nonprofit Collaboration 8/22/2017
When: August 22nd, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm ET / 11:00am - 12:00pm PT
Do you depend on another organization to help you fulfill your mission? It may be as simple as the high school's community service program sending you 20 volunteers every semester. Or maybe you get to use meeting space for free at the nonprofit across town. Once a collaborative effort grows from a one-time favor into something more long-term, it's time to make the relationship more formal. This does not have to be complex or time consuming. Join us on August 22nd for a live webinar as veteran grant writer Cheryl Kester shares her tips on forming successful nonprofit partnerships.
Identify existing and potential partnership opportunities
Understand when and how to formalize a partnership
Analyze sample partnership agreements
INTENDED AUDIENCES: This webinar is ideal for:
Program Directors and Managers
How it works:
You will receive an e-mail with instructions on how to log in and participate in the webinar.
Webinar fee entitles purchaser to one computer log-in which cannot be shared. In addition, no refunds, transfers or credits will be issued for missed sessions. Access to the recording will be provided with purchase.
Presenter: Cheryl Kester
Cheryl Kester, CFRE, is Principal of the Kester Group and co-author of Writing to Win Federal Grants: A Must Have for Your Fundraising Tool Box and its companion workbook (forthcoming). She has more than 30 years of experience in the nonprofit sector and has been a grants professional since 1999. Today, her firm specializes in winning federal grants and serving as an external evaluator. Since 1999, Cheryl has helped secure more than $96 million in funding from grants and contracts. An engaging speaker, she serves as a plenary speaker, teaches workshops on all aspects of grantseeking, and presents at conferences. She also serves as a grant reviewer for private and federal funders.
Presenter: Karen L. Cassidy
Karen L. Cassidy, GPC and Principal of Governmental Grants Professionals LLC, began her career in the US House of Representatives working for Congressmen Bob Wise and Dick Gephardt. Transitioning into the nonprofit field, Karen applied her knowledge to help educational institutions and nonprofit organizations obtain and manage nearly $500 million in grant awards. With twenty-five years of experience, Karen helps organizations design programs and evaluation strategies, develop grant proposals, and report outcomes. She is presently serving as an evaluator on several foundation and federal grants. Karen is co-author of the forthcoming book Writing to Win Federal Grants and the accompanying Writing to Win Federal Grants Workbook, published by CharityChannel Press.
Proposal Writing Boot Camp
Join us for three days of immersion into the proposal writing process and discover how to craft a compelling proposal package.
Attendees will become familiar with the components of a competitive grant proposal and a well-organized budget, and develop a targeted list of foundation funding prospects.