Thursdays, October 17, 2019
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. (PT)

Event Description

Grant Readiness: Prepare Your Annual Calendar of Grantwriting

Allison Shirk, Founder, Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes 

One measurement of organizational strength is having diverse income streams. Nonprofits that excel at maximizing revenue from grant funding are organized and prepared. In this hour-long course, review tools and strategies to be prepared for both your annual calendar of grantwriting and for new grant-funding opportunities. This course is a segment of a five-part series - How to Raise Money. 

Learning outcomes:

  • Receive access to effective tools to get organized for grantwriting.
  • Learn strategies to keep organization-wide information updated.
  • Get tips for working with a team to complete a grant application efficiently.

Who should attend: 
Executive Directors, Board Members, Nonprofit staff 

All sessions will be recorded and the recording will be available to all registered participants. Participants who are unable to attend the course will still have access to all the materials. 

About the Presenter

Allison Shirk, Founder, Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes 

Allison Shirk is the Founder of Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes, an organization providing quality grantwriting classes since 2013. Shirk has more than 20 years of experience in grantwriting and nonprofit management. She is an Approved Specialist in the 501 Commons Nonprofit Resource Directory and is a Columnist for The Sustainable Nonprofit. Shirk teaches an eight-week Certificate in Grantwriting class at Seattle Central and a two-day Certificate in Grantwriting class across the State of Washington.

Produced in Partnership with Washington Nonprofits

This webinar is produced in partnership with Washington Nonprofits. Registration is through the Washington Nonprofits website. For questions, contact

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$20 Member Price 
$40 Nonmember Price

This webinar is a segment of Washington Nonprofit's How to Raise Money series. Purchase bundled package here for additonal discount.  

NAO Members get a discount on this webinar series by using the discount code on the Members Only Page. You must be logged in to view this page. Contact, if you are having difficulties registering.


October 17th, 2019 12:00 PM   through   1:00 PM
Online Event
Event Particulars
City Online learning
NAO Event? No
Topic Development & Fundraising, Human Resources
Event Region Central Oregon, Eastern Oregon, Metropolitan Portland, North Coast, Northern Willamette Valley, South Coast, Southern Oregon, Southern Willamette Valley
Programmatic Approach Capacity Builiding

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