Nonprofit Resource Center @ TCCL E-Newsletter | May 2013
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Grant Proposal Training Webinars
Please join the Nonprofit Resource Center for two live streaming Foundation Center proposal writing webinars. Both training sessions are free and open to the public.

Proposal Writing Basics
May 22, 2013
2:00-3:00 p.m.
Central Library, Plaza Room
4th Street & Denver Ave. 

Learn the key components of writing a grant proposal to a foundation, including:
  • How the proposal fits into the overall grantseeking process
  • What to include in a standard proposal to a foundation
  • Tips for making each section of your proposal stronger
  • What funders expect to see in your proposal and attachments
  • Tips for communicating with funders during the grant process
  • Additional resources on proposal writing, including sample proposals

Proposal Budgeting Basics*

May 29, 2013

12:00-1:00 p.m. 

Central Library, Plaza Room

4th Street & Denver Ave.  


This session, geared to the novice grantseeker, will cover:

  • What to include in the "personnel" section and how to calculate it
  • Level of detail to include for non-personnel expenses
  • How to determine reasonable costs
  • Types of expenses and "overhead" costs
  • Other financial documents funders want to see

Please feel welcome to bring your lunch.


*Prior attendance at Proposal Writing Basics is recommended.


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Free Webinars*


*Provided by the Foundation Center.

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