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2024-03-20 Strategic grant seeking and writing
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Therese Lanigan Behrent
Independent NFP Funding Consultant and Capacity Builder

In this workshop we will cover

Whether you’re new to grant writing, or you’ve applied for grants in the past, this workshop will help you gain a better understanding of the grants process and what it takes to be successful in the grant seeking space. 


In this practical workshop, participants will learn how to develop a compelling and succinct grant application (and funding proposal) that stands out.

In this workshop we will cover:

  • Overview of current grants environment in NZ.

  • What you must be aware of before you kick off your grant application/funding proposal.

  • The different grant options there are for your organisation and where to look for grants.

  • How to structure and write a winning funding proposal, working through the most common grant application questions.

  • Tips in Grant accountability and reporting.


This session is ideal for Managers, Trustees and Fundraisers from grassroots and community based not for profit organisations, who want to learn more about the Grant Funding environment and practical strategies to increase their funding success.

Presenter: Therese Lanigan Behrent

Date: 20 March 2024

Time: 9.30am to 12.30pm (arrive between 9.15am to 9.30am to sign in).

Venue: MIT Pasifika Community Centre, 53 Otara Road, Otara.

Parking: Is on site near the venue.

*This workshop will be FREE to Not for profit Pasifika groups and organisations and also Not for profit groups/organisations in the Devonport-Takapuna Local Board area and the Hibiscus and Bays Local Board area*****. IF YOU ARE ONE OF THESE GROUPS CONTACT SIMON FOR YOUR COUPON CODE TO ACCESS THIS WORKSHOP FOR FREE.

Liift is designed to assist your organisation in building capability, developing and strengthening leadership, and supporting you and your team to be adaptive and resilient in a changing environment. ANCAD brings in qualified consultants to mentor your Managers, CEOs and Governance Board/Committee members in various aspects of capability building from good governance, leadership, fundraising and marketing, to financial management and strategic planning.

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20 March 2024
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9:30 am to 12:30 pm
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MIT Pasifika Community
Centre, Otara, Auckland
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Please be aware that we require two working days’ notice if you wish to cancel your registration. If you cancel after this time payment is still required. We may (at our discretion) provide a credit note to be used for other training courses within twelve months of the original course.


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