Want to learn more about fundraising, proposal writing, and everything else you need to know about to get a grant? The Foundation Center offers a wide range of training courses for grantseekers at each of our five library/learning centers in New York, Washington, Atlanta, Cleveland, and San Francisco as well as selected other locations across the country. All courses are led by expert instructors who will teach your nonprofit to survive—and even thrive—in tough economic times.
Of special interest to Foundation Directory Online subscribers is our day-and-a-half Foundation Funding Research course. First, we'll teach you to chart your organization's funding needs. Next, you'll enjoy hands-on, interactive training in our computer lab to develop a targeted list of prospects using top-tier FDO Professional. And if you're a current annual or bi-annual FDO Platinum or Professional subscriber, we'll slash the course fee by $100!
Want more? We also offer ten other essential grantseeker training courses:
- Foundation Fundraising
- Proposal Budgeting Workshop
- Proposal Writing Seminar
- Developing a Fundraising Plan
- Cultivating Grantmaker Relationships
- Building a Fundraising Board
- Earned Income
- Securing Corporate Partnerships
- Outcome Thinking and Management
- Grantseeker Training Institute
All of our courses are approved for CFRE International continuing education points. Please visit the Classroom Training Courses section of our web site for full details and registration information.