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Basic Grantwriting

May 31, 2017 @ 9:00 AM12:00 PM

Basic Grantwriting

Back by popular demand!

Learn the basics of grantwriting with Tamela Spicer. Join other grantseekers in this popular workshop designed to give you an introduction to proposal development, as well as tips on grantwriting language and writing styles, prospecting foundations, and managing foundation relationships.

Bring your grant proposal ideas and use this workshop as an opportunity to get started!

Key concepts will include:

  • Tips on grantwriting language
  • Understanding the key elements needed for a successful grant
  • Keys to managing grantmaker relationships

Cost: $60
FREE for GVSU students/staff with ID

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Tamela Spicer

Tamela Spicer is the nonprofit services program manager at the Johnson Center for Philanthropy. She works primarily with faith-based clients, and specializes in organizational structure, fund development, and strategic planning. Prior to joining the staff at the Johnson Center, Spicer served as a Regional Development Director for The Salvation Army, Regional Director for the Arthritis Foundation, and Executive Director for Flat River Outreach Ministries. Read more about Tamela.


May 31, 2017
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
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Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy, Grand Valley State University


Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy
201 Front Ave SW, Suite 200
Grand Rapids, MI 49504 United States
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