Finding Funding in a Slow Economy: Tips for Identifying and Successfully Applying for Grants
Date: Thursday, December 5, 2013, 1:00 p.m - 2:00 p.m EST
Presenters: Abby Volin, the Rescue Group Coordinator at The Humane Society of the United States
Register here: www3.gotomeeting.com/register/320024670
Description: Although winning the lottery would be nice, your odds on finding funding for your animal rescue are significantly better if you know how to successfully apply for grants. Learn which corporate and private grant-making organizations are out there and how to find them. Discover the elements of a successful grant application, the buzz words that give your application the best chance at receiving funding and what screeners look for in applications. Additionally, learn what you need to do within your organization before you even start the process.
About the Presenter: This webinar will be presented by Abby Volin, the Rescue Group Coordinator at The Humane Society of the United States. Prior to joining The HSUS, Abby worked as an attorney and served as director of the cat facility at a rescue group in New York City. She is a longtime rescuer, volunteer, and pet foster parent.