Are you new to the field of grantseeking?

Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course. You will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants, including:

  • Who funds nonprofits and what are their motivations.
  • What do funders really want to know about the organizations they are interested in funding.
  • How do you identify potential funders and make the first approach.
  • A demonstration of Foundation Directory Online Essentials will be provided.

Presenter: Susan Shiroma, Senior Network Engagement Manager - Funding Information Network, CANDID. A Zoom link will be emailed to all registrants the week of the class. If you have any questions or difficulties, please contact

Registration Required. For adults 18+.

Monday, June 14, 2021
10:00am - 11:00am
Events for Adults 18+ Only
Business Nonprofit
Arlington Public Library
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