We are a struggling non profit organization in need of pro- bono teaching of grant writing. Any suggestions?
We need to learn how to write grants but have no money to get into courses that teach us these methods.
- imisidroLv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
The Foundation Center offers a number of free and low-cost tutorials on grant writing. Check out their free online classes http://foundationcenter.org/getstarted/learnabout/...
Other resources you may want to check are:
Teaching Yourself to be a Grantwriter http://www.grantproposal.com/starting_inner.html
Minnesota Council on Foundations Writing a Successful Grant Proposal http://www.mcf.org/mcf/grant/writing.htm
American Association of Grant Professionals http://www.grantprofessionals.org
Non profit Guides http://www.npguides.org/
Association of Fund Raising Professionals http://www.afpnet.org/
If you do not want to spend any money, I suggest you troop to your public library and borrow books on grant writing. Here are some recommended books:
- Demystifying Grant Seeking: What You REALLY Need to Do to Get Grants http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0787956503/...
- I'll Grant You That: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Funds, Designing Winning Projects, and Writing Powerful Grant Proposals http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0325001979/...
- Winning Grants: Step by Step, 2nd Edition http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/078795876X/...
- Grant Winner's Toolkit : Project Management and Evaluation http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0471332453/...
- Grant Writing For Dummies® http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0764553070/...
- HeatherLv 44 years ago
Better get a book on grant writing and do it yourself.