Funding Your Mission Through Grants, Contracts and Major Donors

Tuesday, May 2, 2017: 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Jefferson East (Washington Hilton) - Concourse Level
Kathy Brandt, MS, The KB Group, LLC, Washington, DC and Kimberly Acquaviva, PhD, MSW, CSE, The KB Group, LLC, Washington, DC
Organizations with forward-thinking strategic plans need external funding for programmatic initiatives designed to achieve goals. In this session, learn from faculty that have secured millions of dollars in donations and government contracts to fund community outreach and education campaigns, diversity initiatives, online education, research, administrative costs, advertising, and new other new programs. This session will teach leaders how to identify funders and write compelling proposals to fund organizational business strategies.

Learning Objectives:
1. Develop a grant-seeking strategy that aligns with your organizationís mission
2. Identify funding opportunities that match your organizationís funding needs
3. Plan a winning grant-writing process