Florida Keys Funders Alliance invites you to a complimentary

Funder Focused &
Effective Grantwriting Workshop

GET THE INSIDE SCOOP ON WHAT FUNDERS WANT,

FROM THE FUNDERS THEMSELVES

Thursday, September 19, 2019

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Courtyard by Marriott, 2146 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050

SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

Questions? Email Foundation@oceanreef.com

In the first hour participants will hear directly from three of Monroe County’s long time, significant funders on how to make better grant applications.

·       Community Foundation of the Florida Keys

·       Ocean Reef Community Foundation

·       United Way of the Florida Keys

The remainder of this practical and interactive workshop will be presented by Dave Lawrence and Greg Charleston (more below), who will teach the “how to” of writing successful grant proposals and help improve essential grantwriting skills. Learn best practices, trends, tips and tools for rethinking your organization’s approach to grantwriting and new ways to tell your story to turn proposals into funding.

Beneficial for any nonprofit leader, staff member, or volunteer working with or serving in an advisory capacity with a nonprofit or other community group.

HELP US MAXIMIZE YOUR TIME AND BENEFIT; 

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PRESENTERS

Dave Lawrence is President & CEO of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County. His 29 years as a nonprofit administrator has focused on fundraising, grant making, marketing, arts policy development, strategic planning, and public art. He is a frequent national grant panelist and was a long-time member of the Indiana Nonprofit Sector Advisory Board for the Center of Philanthropy. Previously, Dave served as the President & CEO of the Arts Council of Indianapolis and was an Executive Committee member of the United States Urban Arts Federation. Last year, he was named a Sagamore of the Wabash, Indiana’s highest honor.

Greg Charleston is a communications professional, nationally-published writer, grant reviewer and nonprofit management consultant. His current work with the Community Foundation of the Florida Keys involves all aspects of marketing. He serves as a Communications Group member for the Community Foundations of Florida, part of the Florida Philanthropic Network. He has served on the board of numerous nonprofits and has worked as an adjunct professor teaching English Composition and Creative Writing. He has extensive grant writing and grant reviewing experience over the past 30 years and currently serves as a grant adjudicator for the Broward County Cultural Division.