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The Grant Whisperer radio show features grant writing tips, secrets, and fun. Everything you need to know about grant writing to raise funds for your organization. Scroll to the bottom of this page and click on "Show Extras" for a peek at her book. Short 15 minute episodes give you the tools and guidance you need. Special guest fundraising experts will also share their secrets. Victoria M. Johnson, CFRE has been a successful grantwriter for over ten years. McGraw-Hill published her book, Grant Writing 101, in January 2011. She blogs at http://www.GrantWhisperer.com to further help those in need of grantwriting tips, inspiration, and an occasional kick in the pants.

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Hockey legend Wayne Gretzky-also known as The Great One-is the leading point-scorer in National Hockey League history. He is also the only NHL player to total over 200 points in one season-a feat he accomplished four times. But how... more

Fundraising house parties are an exciting way to earn funds for your cause. How do you know if house parties are right for your organization? How do you organize one? Let the Grant Whisperer give you tips to have a successful event that puts... more

What happens after you have written a great grant proposal and your executive director wants the input of several people in your organization before you submit it? You get a Frankenstein Grant Proposal! Let the Grant Whisperer show... more

You are likely familiar with the term networking and how it is used to further careers. But The GrantWhisperer will talk about how networking can benefit your organization. Learn about the obvious and not so obvious ways your... more

Michael Edell will share his expertise about the preparation needed to conduct a capital campaign. His topic will include: the objectives, benefits and process for conducting a feasibility study and the steps involved with launching a capital... more

A great grant opportunity opened up and your organization wants you to apply. You looked at the application and your jaw dropped open. The application looks monstrous, laborous, and complex. The guidelines are unhelpful. Where do you... more

Learn ways to make your organization shine in the eyes of grant funders.

Grantwriting isn't the only way to earn funds. Three steps to developing new ways to raise funds for your organization.

How do you know when you should stop pursuing a grant from a particular funder? In this episode I'll cover fives clues to watch for. Collectively, they're signals that it may be time to move on. We all know that our time is too valuable... more

Sherri Shaner is a Development Director at Peninsula Bridge. She'll talk about her involvement with Team in Training and the type of fundraising she's doing and where to start raising funds for an organization you believe in. Sherri has been in... more
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