2013-14 Catalog

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Offering Description

Grant Writing and Fundraising: Ideas to Realities

Fall 2013 quarter

Faculty
Don Chalmers
Fields of Study
writing
Preparatory for studies or careers in
Non-profit grantwriting and fundraising; government resource development.
Description
This course will introduce students to the fundamentals of grant writing and fund raising. After an orientation to contemporary philanthropy and trends, students will learn how to increase the capacity of an organization to be competitive for grants and other donations. We will share ways to plan realistic projects, identify promising funding sources and write clear and compelling components of a grant, based either on guidelines for an actual funder or a generic one. Working individually or in small groups, students will develop their project idea, outline the main components of a grant and prepare a brief common application.
Advertised Schedule
10a-2:30p Sat (Oct. 5, 19, Nov. 2, 16, Dec. 7)
Location
Olympia
Online Learning
Enhanced Online Learning
Books
Greener Store
Offered During
Weekend