Course In Grantwriting, Foundations
Developing fundraising and grant writing skills, deal with the
basic principles of the work with foundations, corporations, solicitation of individual donors, fundraising materials, websites and online funding in Israel and abroad.
Currently we are offering courses in two locations: Jerusalem (beginning June 24th) & Hadera (beginning July 4th). For more information see the rest of the website or contact Bruria.
David Maeir-Epstein: David has worked in the field of fundraising and grantwriting for over thirty-five years and has served as an independent organizational consultant for hundreds of nonprofit organizations in Israel. In the last decade, David has assisted clients in raising some $20 million. David has also taught Resource Development for Welfare Organizations at Hebrew University's Baerwald School of Social Work. Over 600 people have graduated this course and the evaluation forms they have completed have been universally enthusiastic in terms of the content, methodology and practical utility of the course.
Topics covered: Each meeting will be divided into a grantwriting and fundraising section. The grantwriting aspect of the course will focus on teaching how to write grant proposals, identifying and working with foundations. Participants will produce a professional grant proposal as a result of the course. The fundraising part of the course will teach the theoretical and practical tools necessary to enhance your knowledge of the field via lectures, discussion and experiential simulation workshops on personal solicitation, planning fundraising events, corporate sponsorships, internet web site and email fundraising. Upon finishing the course, graduates receive diplomas certifying their participation in the course.
Employment opportunities: Graduates receive certificates certifying their participation in the 24 academic hour course. Graduates are provided with information about openings in the field of fundraising and grant writing in Israel. Many graduates have subsequently entered the field or advanced their position. Graduates have uniformly indicated that they gained much practical and helpful experiential information and many have gained employment or enhanced their career due to the course.
Contacting us: to register, please fill out the form here. For more information
contact Bruria bruria@israelGrants.com or 02-563-6629