Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits
Learn the characteristics of effective nonprofits and assess whether yours is ready for foundation fundraising.
This class is designed for new nonprofits or community groups with very little experience in grantseeking. We focus specifically on foundation fundraising.
The class will address such questions as:
- What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding?
- What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so?
- What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
This free session will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help you determine your own readiness for foundation fundraising.
Learn to employ a step-by-step checklist approach to assess your new nonprofit's readiness for foundation fundraising.
Learn how to establish a nonprofit organization, task by task. Offered in English and Spanish.
Learn to assess your nonprofit's readiness for foundation fundraising.
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Attend in-person grantseeker training courses that combine the Foundation Center’s expert advice on grantseeking strategies with writing and research activities that put theory into practice. Learn more and sign up»