Fundraising workshop on September 22!



Thursday, September 22, 2011, 5:30 – 8 pm (Trainers: Melissa Spatz & Alex Poeter)

Chicago Freedom School, 719 S. State Street, suite 3N

How do you decide if you should be seeking foundation funding?  How do you know if a foundation might be a good potential fit for funding?  What are the stages to obtain a grant, and what are the different elements of a grant proposal?  This workshop will answer those questions, and help you think through your organization’s possible avenues to obtain funding.  Organizations that attend will receive 2 hours of individualized follow-up support, to help you determine if it is appropriate to seek foundation funding, and if so, to develop and hone your grant proposal.

Space is limited!  To register, please fill out this brief form!

Workshop fees:  Please note that these fees cover attendance at the workshop PLUS 2 hours of follow-up consulting support for your organizationWe are committed to making our workshops open to youth-led and intergenerational groups with limited funds.  If these costs are still too high for your group, please contact us to discuss a scholarship.

To pay online, please visit the Chicago Freedom School website, and scroll down to “Special Events.”

If your group’s budget is…. Cost for 1 person Cost for 2 people Cost for 3 people
Under $50,000 $20 $25 $37.50
Under $100,000 $30 $40 $60
Under $150,000 $40 $50 $75
Over $150,000 $50 $75 $115

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