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How to Approach a Foundation: From Initial Contact to Getting Funded – What Does It Take?

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Presenter: C. Davis Fischer

Subject: Economic Development, Fundraising, Nonprofit Management

Presented in: 2009

You’ve decided you are a good candidate for foundation funding – now what? This workshop covers strategies for effective communication with grantmakers, taking you from initial contact to what happens after you receive funding. You will learn how to initiate contact with potential funders, plan calls and meetings, communicate during and after a grant decision, and ultimately, how to building lasting partnerships with grantmakers.