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Introduction to Grant Proposal Writing

December 4, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Introduction to Grant Proposal Writing

Workshop Overview

Grant Proposal WorkshopLearn the essentials you’ll need to prepare clear and compelling grant proposals geared to foundations. Understand what should be in place before you write as well as how to present your nonprofit’s best case for funder support.


Workshop Details

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Community Foundation for Monterey County
2354 Garden Road, Monterey
$40 per person

Participants will have an overview of and experience using tools that will enable them to:

  • have a clear understanding of the common elements of a grant proposal,
  • be ready to write key parts of a grant proposal; and
  • be prepared to package a grant to meet funders’ guidelines and priorities.

“My organization relies heavily on grant funding to operate. I already help with grant writing and I am looking to improve my skills. I found the workshops very helpful.” – 2017 Workshop attendee


Teressa Jimenez
Presenter Teressa JimenezA Monterey County native, Teressa has spent over 10 years of my career in the nonprofit sector with experience in the fields of child/youth development programs and social services. She received her Master’s in Organizational Development, Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and is an active board member on the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Monterey Bay Chapter. Over the last two years Teressa has been the Director of Philanthropy at CASA of Monterey County, leading fundraising initiatives and contributing to over $1M in revenue. In her off time, Teressa enjoys time with her husband and children.


Note: The organization you represent may qualify for a scholarship.
ACTION Council scholarships are offered to organizations supporting children & families who are at-risk, marginalized, or low-income.
First 5 Funded Partners: See the list of current agencies.
Next Steps Grantees are recipients of the Next Steps for Small Nonprofits grant funding

Cancellation Policy:
Notice of cancellation must be received in writing (email or fax) by the Community Foundation at least two full working days prior to the workshop. Scholarship organizations must attend all parts of a multi-session series or they will be invoiced. In the case of a scholarship recipient no-show, the individual may be invoiced if written cancellation is not received within two working days.


December 4, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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