Wednesday, April 23, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS

Learn the secrets to getting grants at luncheon

The Behind The Curtain: The Secrets of Successful Grant Seekers program is Tuesday, Sept. 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Sequoia Wedgewood Restaurant, 643 Bee St. in Placerville.

This luncheon is presented by Association of Fundraising Professionals — El Dorado County Extension in partnership with Marshall Foundation for Community Health and The Nonprofit Partnership.

How Will This Session be Right for You?

One of the most challenging aspects of grant writing is trying to predict what the grantor will consider most important or appealing in your grant proposal. This is especially true when the grant is from a corporation or foundation that funds a broad spectrum of interests.

Where do you begin?

In this session, a panel of speakers that will lend some light into what gets funded and why. The panel includes: Kevin Barri, community banking president of Wells Fargo; Emily Begay of the Teichert Foundation; Robyn Parker, chair of the Women’s Fund grants committee at El Dorado Community Foundation; and, Karen Woodruff, vice president, community affairs for the Wells Fargo Foundation.

 

Benefits of attending

Learn what grant funders consider most important in your presentation.
Gain insights into what appeals to the grant reader.
Explore how to be creative and unique in presenting your program.
Understand the importance of blending the “substance” of what you do with the “heart” of why it is important.

 

Speakers

Barri is the community banking area resident of the Community Foothills Market for Northern and Central California Community Banking for Wells Fargo. As President, Barri is responsible for all Wells Fargo retail banking operations in Sacramento, West Sacramento, Rancho Cordova, El Dorado Hills, Placerville, Folsom, Orangevale, Elk Grove, Lodi and Cameron Park. In addition to overseeing over $6 billion in deposits, he is responsible for setting the standards for team members at 49 locations throughout Northern California.

Begay has been with Teichert Foundation for 16 years and has a considerable range of experience providing guidance to hundreds of nonprofit agencies located in the 16 counties covered by the foundation’s geographic reach.

Parker is the grants committee chair for the Women’s Fund El Dorado, a fund of the El Dorado Community Foundation. She has been a proud member of the Women’s Fund since 2009 having served on the impact grants committee, the site visit committee and three years on the grants committee.

Woodruff is vice president, community affairs for the Wells Fargo Foundation in the Northern California Region. She is responsible for managing and directing charitable contributions for the Northern California Region, working closely with community organizations to determine local needs and opportunities for grant making.

Register in advance by Sept. 12. Call 530-642-9984 or e-mial tmoran@marshallmedical.org to attend. AFP members are $25 and non-members are $35.

Association Of Fundraising Professionals

LEAVE A COMMENT

Discussion | No comments

.

News

Downtown group coordinates painting, awnings

By Wendy Schultz | From Page: A1

 
More mountain lion sightings reported

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: A1, 8 Comments

 
Supervisor Nutting trial begins

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A1, 73 Comments | Gallery

Sanford murder case to jury

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
Herard over the back fence: Try fishing at Wakamatsu

By Bob Billingsley | From Page: B1

Gearing tax questions to correct office saves time

By Treasurer-Tax Collector | From Page: A3

 
.

Opinion

My turn: More than a buzzword

By Special to the Democrat | From Page: A4, 24 Comments

 
Building restored

By Mountain Democrat | From Page: A4

 
Outstanding dog

By Mountain Democrat | From Page: A4

.

Letters

‘Parents, be afraid’ letter

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 23 Comments

 
Ukranian situation

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 4 Comments

Misquote

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 9 Comments

 
Altshuler framing

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 9 Comments

National Day of Prayer

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A5, 2 Comments

 
.

Sports

Pedal power at the forefront next month

By Jerry Heinzer | From Page: A6 | Gallery

 
Outside with Charlie: Transitioning

By Charlie Ferris | From Page: A6

Pitching the ‘Root’ cause of Trojans’ victory

By Mike Bush | From Page: A6 | Gallery

 
Sports Scene: April 22, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A7

Roundup: April 22, 2014

By Democrat Staff | From Page: A7

 
.

Prospecting

4-H’ers star at showcase

By Dawn Hodson | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
At a glance: Look for fireballs

By Mimi Escabar | From Page: B2, 1 Comment

Authors to share their stories

By Pat Lakey | From Page: B2, 2 Comments

 
Church to host human trafficking conference

By Pollock Pines | From Page: B3

Grow For It! Flower of Easter

By Barbara Schuchart | From Page: B5

 
.

Essentials

Crime Log: April 1-3

By Cole Mayer | From Page: A2

 
Weather stats 4-22-14

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A2

Building permits 4/7-11/2014

By Michael Raffety | From Page: A2

 
.

Obituaries

Bobby Lloyd Bridges

By Contributor | From Page: A2

 
Harry Frank Harper

By Contributor | From Page: A2, 6 Comments

Marion “Wayne” Griswold

By Contributor | From Page: A2

 
.

Real Estate

.

Comics

New York Times Crossword

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Flying McCoys

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Speed Bump

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Tundra

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Horoscope, Thursday, April 24, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Horoscope, Wednesday, April 23, 2014

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Working It Out

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
TV Listings

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Shoe

By Contributor | From Page: A8

 
Sudoku

By Contributor | From Page: A8

Rubes

By Contributor | From Page: A8