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Writing Skills for Grantmakers (Detroit)

June 22 @ 9:00 AM4:00 PM

Writing Skills for Grantmakers

Presented by The Grantmaking School

Whether preparing a grant recommendation for the board, developing a strategy document to share with stakeholders, or drafting blog posts, writing skills are an essential component of a program officer’s job.

This interactive workshop will focus on sharpening the analytical skills that are the basis for good writing, writing for different audiences, and creating different types of written products.

Teri Behrens, director of the Johnson Center’s Institute for Foundation and Donor Learning
Steve Wilson, president of the Frey Foundation

Teri Behrens Steve Wilson

Individual Coaching Session Included! All participants will be invited to schedule a free, one-hour individual coaching session with the Johnson Center, providing time to focus on your foundation’s particular requirements. A sign-up sheet will be available at the training on June 22.

Individual: $625
TGS Alumni / Group Registrations: $575 per participant

Breakfast and lunch will be provided for all attendees.
Deadline to register is June 15.

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Questions about this event? Please contact Michael Pratt at 616-331-9033 or email prattm@gvsu.edu.


June 22
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
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Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy, Grand Valley State University


Grand Valley State University’s Detroit Center
163 Madison Street
Detroit, MI 48226 United States
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