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Tips from a Former Grantmaker: Live Proposal Review w/ Shavonn Richardson

Thursday, October 20, 2022
1:00 pm2:00 pm

​Have you ever written a proposal, but it didn't get funded? Have you asked for feedback from a potential funder and received no response?

​You and your team may ask "what gives" after spending hours crafting a thoughtful and competitive proposal. Grant writing can be challenging. However, grant writing is much easier with experienced insight.

​Join us for this 1 hour partner workshop where Shavonn Richardson, MBA, GPC, reviews an actual proposal live and provides practical, real-world insight.

​Want your proposal reviewed and to get actionable advice from the viewpoint of a former grant maker and active federal reviewer? Let us know when you register and we'll send you a link!

​Attendees of this session will get:

​How to set your proposal up for success before you even start writing

​How to make your next proposal more competitive

​How to avoid common mistakes many nonprofits make

​How to structure your proposal to maximize the points earned in each section

​Target Audience: Nonprofit leaders and grant professionals
Experience Level: Basic

​About Shavonn Richardson, MBA, GPC - Shavonn has reviewed countless sponsorship and grant proposals as a former corporate foundation grantmaker. She supported Bank of America's Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives for the Atlanta metropolitan area and helped distribute over $1.5 million annually to local nonprofits. She has also served as a federal grant reviewer for HRSA and other federal agencies.
Shavonn earned the GPC (Grant Professional Certified) credential from the Grant Professionals Certification Institute and is a Grant Professionals Association Approved Trainer. She also serves on the Board of Directors of the Grant Professionals Association. She also earned a BBA from Howard University and an MBA from Emory University.

​Don’t delay, save your spot in this grant workshop today.

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Phone 814.240.2490