Write successful fund-raising proposals: 8 steps
Writing fund-raising proposals often forms part of introductory workshops to development. But proposal writing is a complex skill that requires more attention than an overview.
This workshop is dedicated to writing and tailoring of fund-raising proposals!
Time: 9:00 to 16:00
During this one-day workshop you will learn:
1.The 8 steps to write a fund-raising proposal for foundations and CSI. The workshop will explain each step, share techniques and useful tips.
2.The tactics to tailor proposals based on the donor guidelines and a persuasive donor offering.
•Read between the lines to interpret donor guidelines
•Plan and gather information before you write
•Understand (and bend) the traditional proposal format
•Use storytelling techniques
•Compile an evaluation plan
•Create a sustainability plan
•Write a persuasive executive summary
•Calculate and determine a return on donor investment
•Compile an accurate budget
•Package and submit the proposal
Ninette Mouton is a proposal writer for the University of Pretoria's fund-raising unit and a regular facilitator for Inyathelo, the South African Institute for Advancement. Her success ratio is 1:2, i.e. for every two proposals she writes at least one receives funding. Click here to view her LinkedIn profile that lists her qualifications and expertise.
•R1,780 per person (all inclusive)
•10% discount for NGOs
•100% payment before attendance.
•Payment options: electronic transfer or cash deposit.
•Bank details are on the registration form.
•Fax through the registration form and proof of payment to confirm attendance.
Note: This is the last Proposal Writing Workshop in Cape Town for 2011
Date: 04 November 2011
Location: CAB Conference Centre and Café Club (Brackenfell), Cape Town
Contact: Ninette Mouton
Company name: Ninette Mouton, Fund-raising Proposal Writer
Telephone number: 082 612 3228