Advanced Grant Writing
Start Date/Time:
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 9:00 AM
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 3:00 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Normal Priority
San Antonio Area Foundation

This class will provide a review of components of a grant, share techniques to gather and use statistics, learn about the opportunities for private and public grants, discuss the creation of logic models, and the scoring and evaluation systems used in grant decisions.

After completing this session, participants will be able to:

  • Know the components of a grant request;
  • Learn how to read and interpret application guidelines;
  • Learn how to use data and statistics to strengthen the grant application;
  • Identify private and public grant resource opportunities;
  • Learn differences between the private and public grant application process;
  • Highlight use of surveys or community needs assessments;
  • Develop realistic budgets;
  • Learn how to create and use logic statements; and
  • Understand how private and federal grants are evaluated.

Who shoud attend this class?
This class is designed for those who seek to increase their effectiveness in the field of grant writing and grant management.

This class is included in our Nonprofit Management Certification series and fulfills six hours in the Fundraising competency area.

Cost:  $125.00 - a light lunch will be provided

REFUND/CREDIT POLICY: The San Antonio Area Foundation has a no refund policy. If a workshop and/or class has been unexpectedly cancelled and/or postponed by the Area Foundation, a refund or credit towards another workshop and/or class will be issued. If a registrant is unable to attend a workshop and/or class, a substitute may be sent or a credit may be issued. No credits will be given for cancellations received less than 48 hours before a workshop.  

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Meet our Presenter:

Rose Mary Fry is a native of Ohio and she received an undergraduate degree in Elementary Education from Ohio Dominican College and a graduate degree in Staff and Organizational Development from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.  She has thirty-five years experience in the education, nonprofit, and for profit sectors.  Since September, 2010, she has worked as a nonprofit consultant focusing on training and consulting services to new and established nonprofit organizations.  Her previous position was as founding Executive Director of the Texas Nonprofit Management Assistance Network, a 501(c)(3) organization that helped identify and meet the needs of Texas nonprofits through work with nonprofit resource centers and academic providers in Texas.  Previously, she was Executive Director of the Nonprofit Resource Center of Texas in San Antonio, the oldest resource center in the state.

Rose Mary serves as a Board Member of Children’s Bereavement Center of South Texas, SA Cancer Council, the San Antonio Public Library Foundation, and ACCION Network, and as a member of San Antonio 100.  Previously she served as Board President of ACCION Texas, Board President of Impact San Antonio, Board President of Texas Public Radio, Co-Chair of Say Si Leadership Council, Campaign Chair of Say Si’s Capital Campaign, President of the Hollow at Inwood Homeowners Association, and Chair of the National Alumni Advisory Board for Ohio Dominican University in Columbus, Ohio.  She is a 2009 graduate of Class V of the Masters Leadership Program in San Antonio and Bexar County and a member of Impact San Antonio.  She was a 2016 recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award from Ohio Dominican University in Columbus, Ohio.

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