International Grant Professionals Week ends March 20th with Grant Professionals Day!

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Danny Blitch, MPA, GPC Grants Manager, City of Roswell, Georgia dblitch@roswellgov.com February, 2015 Grant funding is important to most nonprofit organizations and government agencies, as it makes achieving missions easier. It is one of the ways organizations pay for the services they provide. Grants, combined with fundraising, program income and direct client service fees, generate the revenues organizations need to … Read More

Every Chapter Challenge Tool Box

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ECC Online Tool Box The Tool Box items are provided as a resource to Chapter Presidents, leaders and members to assist with your fundraising efforts. Questions? Want to learn more, email us: info@grantprofessionalsfoundation.org Intro: Every Chapter Challenge Grant Expectations Blog Article by Danny Blitch Press Release Chapter Tools: Every Chapter Challenge Top Ten Reasons to Give.pdf Sample Request Letter Sample … Read More

GPA National Conference: A Grant Professional Pep Rally

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Meghann Adams, Grants Specialist Zoo Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia madams@zooatlanta.org March, 2015 When I walked into my supervisor’s office for our check-in meeting the Monday after GPA’s 2014 National Conference in Portland, I actually had a smile on my face. The GPA conference schedule was packed, but I returned home feeling motivated and surprisingly refreshed, like I had hit a restart … Read More

First Time and Fabulous!

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First Time and Fabulous! Kristin Holowicki, Grant Coordinator, City of Coral Springs, FL kholowicki@coralsprings.org January, 2015 As a first time attendee of the Grant Professionals Association (GPA) National Conference, made possible by the generous scholarship from the Grant Professionals Foundation and my local South Florida GPA chapter, I was determined to get as much out of this experience as possible. … Read More

Building Bridges to a Better World

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Lisa Deem, Grant Specialist, City of Flagstaff ldeem@flagstaffaz.gov December, 2014 I had the distinct honor of attending the 2014 Grant Professionals Association Conference in Portland, Oregon through a Jerry Dillehay Scholarship, sponsored by the Arizona Chapter. I became a GPA member in December 2011, supported by my position at the City of Flagstaff. I have attended state conferences, but never … Read More

16th Annual Conference: BUILDING BRIDGES

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Geraldine Whitaker Principal, GrantWise Consulting, LLC grantwiseconsulting@gmail.com May, 2015   This year, I was privileged to attend the GPA 16th   Annual Conference in Portland, Oregon. I was awarded the Susan Kemp Scholarship which covered my conference fee. I agreed to spend four hours volunteering my services to support the conference activities. I volunteered at the hospitality table and the Silent … Read More