Working Smarter: Improve Your Grant Writing Process

  • Tuesday, October 17, 2017
  • 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Consumers Energy Innovation Center, room 2-002 // 165 W Michigan Ave, Jackson, MI 49201


Registration is closed


This seminar is an A-to-Z exploration of the grant writing process – how to use your strategic planning process to guide your grant applications, key policies and practices that every organization should deploy, how to get key players involved in the development process, how to collaborate with other organizations, and what makes a good application great. 

Join us for a fast-paced workshop filled with practical applications and a few friendly reminders about some frequent bad behaviors.  

Session Goals 

This workshop will provide participants with the following:

  • An understanding of what funding organizations look for in grant recipients
  • The components of a successful grant proposal
  • Customizable to-do list
  • Key strategies to engage program staff and finance people

Designed for

This workshop will provide beginners with a manageable, comprehensive overview of grant writing and will serve as a valuable review for intermediate grant writers.

This session is sponsored by

Schmidt Grant Consulting


Nonprofit Network Members - $45.00 

Additional registrants from same member organization - $35.00

Nonmembers - $60.00

Please refer to our Cancellation Policy


Regina Pinney, Executive Director

Learn more about Regina

Regina has been the Executive Director of the Nonprofit Network since June 2009. With twenty-five years working in the nonprofit sector, she has a full range of experience in fundraising, marketing, governance, management and grant writing. She has led Nonprofit Network from being a county-specific nonprofit management support organization to an international resource specializing in capacity building, professional development and governance and organizational management.

Previously, she was owner and principal consultant for Funkhouser Consulting, which specialized in providing support, guidance and consulting services to nonprofit organizations.  Prior to owning her own company, Regina was the Development Director for the Kitsap Humane Society in Silverdale, Washington, the Community Development Director for the Child and Parent Resources in Tacoma, Washington and the Special Events Coordinator for the Multiple Sclerosis Society in Toledo, Ohio. Regina is a graduate of Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green Ohio.

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