Essential Grantwriting - Seattle
Sep
13
9:00am 9:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Seattle

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by August 30th.

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Essential Grantwriting - Bainbridge
Sep
26
10:00am10:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Bainbridge

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by September 12, 2017.

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The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Nov
10
9:00am 9:00am

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting

Learn the skills to run a successful freelance grantwriting business. Find clients with strategic marketing. Manage multiple client relationships with strong communication and highly structured organization skills. Learn accounting practices and business development.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting is for experienced grantwriters seeking to venture out into their own grantwriting business as well as for freelance writers seeking to move into the grantwriting field. 

In this highly-rated, full day seminar (5 hours), you will learn all the essentials of starting your freelance grantwriting business, including:

  • strategic marketing
  • managing multiple client relationships
  • managing grantmaker relationships
  • strong communication skills
  • highly-structure organization skills
  • accounting practices
  • business development
  • contracts

Cost of the seminar is just $115 per person. Register by October 27th early to receive the early bird discount of $95. You will receive an information-packed handbook and a diskette with digital templates. Comparable one day grantwriting seminars are $295.

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Essential Grantwriting - Seattle
Jun
7
9:00am 9:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Seattle

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by May 24th, 2017.

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Essential Grantwriting - Yakima
May
16
10:00am10:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Yakima

  

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by May 2nd, 2017.

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Essential Grantwriting - Vancouver
May
11
10:00am10:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Vancouver

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by April 27th, 2017.

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Essential Grantwriting - Seattle
Apr
5
9:00am 9:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Seattle

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by March 22nd.

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Essential Grantwriting - Spokane
Mar
29
10:00am10:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Spokane

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by Wednesday, March 15th.

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Essential Grantwriting - Olympia
Mar
1
10:00am10:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Olympia

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by February 15th, 2017.

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Essential Grantwriting - Seattle
Jan
25
9:00am 9:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Seattle

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by January 11th.

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Essential Grantwriting - Vashon Island
Dec
7
10:00am10:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Vashon Island

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by Wednesday, November 30th.

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Essential Grantwriting - Seattle
Nov
11
9:00am 9:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Seattle

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by October 28th.

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Essential Grantwriting - Seattle
Sep
13
9:00am 9:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Seattle

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by August 30th.

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Essential Grantwriting - Seattle
Jul
8
9:00am 9:00am

Essential Grantwriting - Seattle

Spark the Fire's Essential Grantwriting Seminar is the highly-rated grantwriting classes for beginning and intermediate level grantwriters. Learn all the essentials of grantwriting, from prospect research to nurturing relationship once the grant is awarded. Beginners complete the course feeling prepared and energized to start writing grants. Intermediate level grantwriters have the tools they need to dig deeper into case statements and logic models.

Curriculum:
Prospect Research
Community Needs Assessment
Proposal Writing/ Storytelling
Outcomes & Evaluation
Budgets & Attachments
Relationship Building

Registration is $115 and includes an information-packed handbook and diskette with digital templates. Participants love the spreadsheet for creating a work plan and tracking proposals. Early bird special is $95 for those who register by June 17th.

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Spark the Fire Grantwriting Seminar (Tacoma)
Sep
10
9:00am 9:00am

Spark the Fire Grantwriting Seminar (Tacoma)

Join me in the port city of Tacoma - the third largest city in the state! This seminar will be held at the Tacoma Rhodes Center in the heart of downtown. Spark the Fire Grantwriting Seminar is a highly rated intensive grantwriting class to inspire nonprofit grantwriters to take their grantwriting to the next level. Register now!

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PSGA Lunchtime Program (Seattle) with Panelist Allison Shirk
Mar
26
11:30am11:30am

PSGA Lunchtime Program (Seattle) with Panelist Allison Shirk

At this month's Seattle Luncheon Program, we will discuss how we can break away from boilerplate and towards creating lasting relationships with funders.

Panelists:
-Allison Shirk, Allison Shirk Consulting, LLC, freelance grantwriter

-Parke Nietfeld, Associate Director, Resource Development Mercy Housing Northwest

Moderator:
-Patricia Kile, Open Door Consulting, Inc., freelance grantwriter

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Spark the Fire Grantwriting Seminar (Vashon Island)
Mar
15
11:00am11:00am

Spark the Fire Grantwriting Seminar (Vashon Island)

This 4-hour intensive grantwriting class will provide tailored content for participants to learn to write a compelling grant proposal. Learn to research foundation and corporate prospects. Receive a handbook and digital resources including a list of foundations which provide general operating support, templates for grants calendars and grant attachments, and more.

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Spark the Fire Grantwriting Seminar (Redmond)
Mar
12
10:00am10:00am

Spark the Fire Grantwriting Seminar (Redmond)

Learn the art of grantwriting to win financial support for your charitable cause.  Participants learn to write a compelling grant proposal as we take an in-depth look at each of the grant proposal elements:  telling your story, clarifying community needs statements, describing clear goals and objectives, and explaining how the work will be evaluated. 

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