Webinar Video: How to Raise Funds from US Foundations

The Webinar video on “How to Raise Funds from US Foundations” is now available online.

In these challenging times, NGO managers and fundraisers are under more pressure than ever to diversify their funding sources. While sources of funding are numerous, identifying viable prospects, and navigating the complexities of applying can be extremely challenging. As a consequence numerous sources are overlooked and NGOs get often discouraged by the complexity of donor’s systems ending up with not even applying for those funds.

This video aims to inform managers and fundraisers on types of funding available to them through an introduction to US Foundations.

Topics

  • US Foundation Fundraising Landscape: giving for International Causes
  • Finding US Foundation Funders: Prospect Research Strategies; Print and Online Resources; Foundation Databases and Directories
  • Strategy for Successful Applications: Networking with US Foundations; Tips and Tricks for Letters of Inquiry and Proposals

Trainer

Erik Detiger is an independent consultant and trainer, with over a decade of experience working in the field of international philanthropy and fundraising. A highly successful international project manager and fundraising professional, Erik has raised over US $100 million for numerous international projects from a wide variety of institutions. He has developed 100s of proposals for scores of donors. He will share a wealth of first-hand knowledge and expertise on what it takes to successfully raise funds.

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