Nonprofit Development Center in Tyler Offers Opportunity to Learn Grant Writing Tips
The Nonprofit Development Center in Tyler will offer a professional development session to help nonprofit organizations learn the first steps in the grant writing process. The training will be held on Wednesday, February 27, from 9:00 until noon at Meals on Wheels, 3001 Robertson Road in Tyler. Cost for the session is $35 and pre-registration is required. Registration after February 21 is $45.
Evolution of a Grant Proposal will provide an organized approach to building a grant proposal from the ground up. Participants will learn what documents and information will be needed for every grant proposal. In addition, they will discover what sources can provide the information. An added value for this workshop is the chance to learn the process for creating a case statement. Participants will leave with a list of proposal writing best practices.
About United Way: United Way of Smith County improves the lives of Smith County residents by supporting programs that address the most critical needs in our community. United Way is focused on education programs that will reduce the dropout rate and strengthen our local employee base; assisting families to become financially stable through employment, affordable housing and financial literacy; promoting healthy choices and healthy lifestyles; and supporting crisis intervention for our most vulnerable residents and their families. For more information about our local United Way and how you can get involved, visit our website at www.unitedwaysmithcounty.org.
About The Nonprofit Development Center: The Nonprofit Development Center is a program of United Way of Smith County. The Center provides nonprofit management training and consulting services with the goal of helping East Texas nonprofits become more effective and efficient in serving clients. The Nonprofit Development Center infuses nonprofits with ideas and resources to produce engaged boards, skilled staff, and focused volunteers.