Whenever possible, grantseekers are advised to contact a grantmaker before sending a proposal. Preparing for that initial contact and determining what to say is all part of building a relationship with a prospective funder. Poor preparation—or lack of it—can undermine your efforts and even your organization.
Learn what to do (and not to do) in order to make a memorable and positive first impression at our free live Q&A online chat Monday, June 20, 1-2pm ET. Marilyn Hoyt, nonprofit executive, consultant, and trainer, will answer questions about the right and wrong ways to approach grantmakers during all stages of the funding request process. Tap her expertise and share your own experiences. We devote most of the hour to your questions and comments!