Best Practices in Grantmaking: Essential Skills and Strategies

Tue, June 24, 2014, 9:00am PDT to Wed, June 25, 2014, 5:00pm PDT
Philanthropy Northwest Office
2101 Fourth Avenue, Suite 650, Seattle

This program is now SOLD OUT

Cost: $545.00 for Philanthropy Northwest Members. $745.00 for non-member grantmakers.

Philanthropy Northwest Offices
2101 Fourth Avenue, Suite 650
Seattle WA 98121

Who Should Attend? Open to Philanthropy Northwest members and non-member grantmakers.

Incredible." "Impactful." "Packed with information." "An absolutely first-class teaching tool."

“Thank you for creating an environment in which such extensive knowledge and resource sharing occurs.

About Best Practices in Grantmaking: Essential Skills and Strategies

Designed by experts, this two-day program provides foundation staff and trustees of grantmaking and corporate giving programs with the knowledge, insight, skills, and tools to be effective in their work. Whether you're new to the field or a more seasoned grantmaker who's looking to deepen your knowledge and sharpen your skills, don't miss this learning opportunity!

During this workshop, you will explore key topics such as:

* Being Grounded in Philanthropy
* Legal and Ethical Issues
* Making Sound Funding Decisions
* Communicating Funding Recommendations and Decisions
* Managing the Grant Portfolio
* Maximizing Grant Impact
* Managing Personal & Professional Changes

Sessions are designed to be interactive and discussion-oriented to provide attendees with expertise needed to thrive in philanthropy. Participants will receive a comprehensive set of materials and additional learning resources.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

“I came back to work today very energized and excited to start applying my learning and incorporating aspects of the workshop content and fellow attendees’ experiences into my work.”

Please contact Kristen Holway at 206-267-9954 or with questions.