Resources to assist with obtaining grants
Last Updated: Feb 1, 2016
Grants Proposal Writing
Presented by the Gwinnett County Public Library
and the Foundation Center-Atlanta
This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.
It will include:
- The basic elements of a proposal
- The “do’s” and “don’ts” of writing and submitting a proposal
- How to follow up whether the answer is yes or no
- The library partners with the Foundation Center-Atlanta to bring this workshop to the Five Forks branch. Don't miss this opportunity to follow up on the Introduction to Grants training held last year.
Event Date: Monday, March 7, 2016
Event Time: 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Event Location: Five Forks Branch
Finding Grants for Your Nonprofit
Event Day: Monday, May 2, 2016
Event Time: 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Event Location : Hamilton Mill Branch
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