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Grantwriting Workshop Set for April 2

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, February 23, 2016

As part of our GET SMART! learning series, we are excited to present an interactive workshop that will be beneficial to arts organizations. Created in 2014, GET SMART! is a series of workshops that cover art related topics for individual artists and arts organizations. The program is designed to provide training and networking opportunities to Arkansans in an affordable and efficient manner.

PROPOSALS THAT WIN THE GRANT: Planning Your Strategy for Funding Success Through Grants and Donor Relations

Saturday, April 2, 2016
10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Emergent Arts
341 Whittington Avenue, Hot Springs, AR

Workshop Leaders: Fundraising experts Kim T. Clement and Bill McGuire of Grant Park Group, LLC.


  • Steps for creating a successful grant process
  • How to utilize your strategic plan
  • How to identify funders for the arts
  • Common mistakes to avoid
  • And much more ...

Visit the Emergent Arts website HERE to register online. Seats are limited to 45 participants; reservations are required! Registration closes on March 25. Questions: Call Janet at (501) 324-9776. Workshop fee is $14, which includes a lunch and drink from Next Level Kitchen of Hot Springs. This workshop is co-hosted by Emergent Arts and Low Key Arts of Hot Springs.

About the Grant Park Group

Grant Park Group is a consulting firm specializing in strategic fundraising and marketing for nonprofits. With decades of experience and over one billion dollars raised for nonprofits, the consultants at GPG are focused on Energizing Philanthropy through a blend of tried and true fundraising strategies paired with modern tactics. GPG is a registered fundraising consultant in Arkansas. For more information, visit www.grantparkgroup.com