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Basic Proposal Writing

Wednesday, July 25, 2012  
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

This full-day seminar is for individuals who are new to nonprofit grant seeking and proposal writing, or who want to refresh their skills. Participants will learn about:

• Overall grant seeking process
• Basic components of grant proposals
• What to write for each component
• Steps to develop a grant project from start to submission
• Preparing online grant submissions
• Tips to increase proposal success rates

The presenter will be Katherine F.H. Heart, M.Ed., President of Heart Resources, LLC. Katherine has 10 years of grant writing and consulting experience, and teaches several grant training programs for the Foundation Center. Katherine is President of the Grant Professionals Association-Western PA Chapter. She was recently selected to serve as a grant reviewer for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Katherine’s past experience included working as a technical writer for a psychology consulting firm and a nonprofit manager, marketer and trainer for 15 years. Her grant career eBook is titled, Making Meaning and Money as a Grant Writer for Your Cause: Guide to Starting a Successful Grant Writing Career.

There is a $30 per person fee to attend this class. Payment is made at the door with either cash or a check made payable to Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. The fee includes a light continental breakfast.

Space is limited and registration is required by calling 412-622-6277. Please note that we do not accept registrations through email.

Presented by: Katherine F.H. Heart
Event fee: $30
Light continental breakfast
5801 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Foundation Center
(412) 622-6277