grant writing opportunity in south county

Instructional Workshop on Grant Writing
April 9th, 2011 at the White River Valley Museum, Auburn

Patricia Cosgrove, Executive Director of the White River Valley Museum, will be teaching a workshop on funding opportunities, grant writing and reviewing. The workshop is intended for professional staff and volunteers who wish to raise funds for their non-profit museums, historical societies, and archives or arts group through grants. Participants will review how to locate grant makers, how to match your funding need to a source of support, what constitutes a fundable project, what makes a persuasive argument, and how to maintain accountable financial records. The workshop will also cover how to craft a budget and what constitutes appropriate attachments. Participants will review actual grant applications, financial documents and final reports. There will be substantial time for group interaction, questions and answers with the instructor! For more information or to register call 253-288-7439 or click here to email the museum.