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Nonprofit Workshops & Presentations

Nonprofit Workshops and Presentations

Want to learn how to raise more money for your nonprofit?

Laura offers grant writing and fundraising workshops and presentations for nonprofit staff and board members.

Programs for all needs and budgets. From 1-hour presentations, to half-day workshops, to full days of training.


Contact Laura to learn more or schedule a training!

Grant Writing Workshops

Grant Writing Boot Camp

In this full-day high-touch, hands-on workshop, you'll learn effective strategies for researching and writing foundation grants. This workshop combines lecture, group discussion, and hands-on activities to reinforce course material. You'll practice with more than a dozen exercises and leave with new ideas and actual writing samples that can be incorporated in your next grant proposal.

Grant Writing 101

There's more to grant writing than just "writing." A lot more. This half-day workshop covers the basics of foundatin grant research and grant writing. You'll learn how to find your best prospects and write your own grant proposals.

Introduction to Grant Research

If Google is the only research tool you're using, you're only scratching the surface of grant possibilities. Participants will learn how to research foundations to find their very best grant prospects.

Introduction to Grant Writing

Are you looking for a grant to fund your nonprofit's work? If you've never written a grant before, or if you've written a few without much success, then this program is for you.

Fundraising Workshops

Plan for Your Fundraising Success

This half-day interactive workshop provides benchmarking data so you can see how your nonprofit stacks up against the competition. You'll also consider your organization's past results as well as new ways of raising money.

The Art and Science of Fundraising Appeals

This half-day workshop explores the art and the science behind fundraising appeals. In this fast-paced session, you'll learn what works and why. You'll also learn what you need to consider and do before writing your next letter.

Show Me The Money!

Grants are great, but they aren't the only way for a nonprofit to raise money. This presentation will explore where nonprofits get their funding and challenge you to rethink where your organization gets yours.

Other Workshops

Get Ready, Get Set, Go! For Guidestar Gold

Every U.S. nonprofit has a Guidestar profile, but fewer than 3% have the Guidestar seal of transparency. Yet, with a little guidance, a little information, and in as little as 15 minutes, you can earn a Guidestar seal of transparency for your nonprofit.

Make Yourself More Appealing (with Kevin Sylvester)

Fall is time for planning your end-of-year fundraising. Don't send out a haphazardly written appeal letter this year! Make yourself more appealing by learning the tips, tricks, and successes of dynamo direct mailings.

Laura also offers Customized Nonprofit Training tailored to your specific needs.

Don't see what you're looking for? Contact Laura about additional workshops.

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