This comprehensive course provides knowledge, skills and insight to boost your effectiveness. ESS is the field’s gold standard for grantmaker orientation, providing instruction on: effectively soliciting and evaluating proposals, making wise funding recommendations, managing grants from approval to closure, leveraging funding through partnerships, implementing foundation law and ethics, utilizing funding power for common good, and providing opportunities for ongoing professional development and networking in the field.


The next Essential Skills & Strategies will be held on January 25-26, 2017 in Atlanta, GA. Event details and registration can be found HERE.