Get Ready to Grow: Set yourself up for Fall Funding Success
Join our Summer Course on Government Funding!
My course, Get Ready to Grow, set yourself up for fall funding success, will help you create a detailed, feasible and meaningful plan for taking advantage of the upcoming busy fall advocacy & My course, Get Ready to Grow, set yourself up for fall funding success, will help you create a detailed, feasible and meaningful plan for taking advantage of the upcoming busy fall advocacy & government funding season!
In our course we will cover: 1) The Fall Funding Frenzy -federal budget, spending and allocation cycles -budget consultations and the fall economy update 2) What is a strategic empathy approach to GR and why it works How to prepare yourself for using this approach -who to talk to -identifying champions, allies and collaborators -making best use of publicly available info -funding database -Departmental Reports -previous budgets and economic statements -getting ready 3) Fall policy opportunities -why is it important to engage in policy? -but are we allowed? -budget consultations -fall economic update -mobilizing your supporters -where to find all the info you need to prepare 4) Proposal development: -How to prepare a strong proposal -Program theory basics 5) Fall funding plan- Step 1: What are your specific goals? Step 2: Where is the alignment? Step 3: Evaluate what’s possible and identify priorities Step 4: put in place your plan each step and who is involved Step 5: execute, listen, adapt and adjust Step 6: eyes open & ear to the ground for any and all opportunities Step 7: Making the ask Step 8: mobilizing support Step 9: following up You will leave this course feeling organized and prepared for a successful fall. If you are interested, you can learn more and register here: https://jnclarke.thinkific.com/courses/get-ready-to-grow
The course will meet online on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 12-1, and will be supplemented by online resources and exercises.