Non-Profit Excellence Workshop

Thursday, January 24, 2019


Date: January 24, 2019

Time: 8 am – 12 pm

Location: Junior League of Collin County Office at 5805 Coit Road in Plano

Speaker: Shawn Wills, Former Senior Vice President – Development at Texas Women’s Foundation

Session: Leading the development team at the largest regional women’s foundation in the world, Shawn Wills formerly of Texas Women’s Foundation (previously Dallas Women’s Foundation) knows a thing or two about the grant-making process and diversifying your funding streams.

Join Shawn and your nonprofit colleagues as we discuss current trends in grant-making, what it takes to stand out among the competition, and ideas for diversifying funding beyond grants.

By the end of this session you will:

  • Understand the grant process from the perspectives of the grant maker and the grant applicant.
  • Learn techniques for ensuring your application stands out from the crowd.
  • Discuss methods for diversifying your fundraising portfolio.