Fund Raising Workshop
- Don't miss this opportunity to attend an Illinois Heritage Association
workshop that can help you meet the challenges of the economic downturn.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO Thursday, October 8.
Survive to Thrive: Responding to the Economic Crisis
Tinker Swiss Cottage, Rockford, Illinois
Thursday, October 15, 2009
9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Cost: $45 includes lunch and extensive handouts
The workshop will cover:
Seven Principles of Fund Raising
Writing Successful Grant Applications
Building Community Support
Maintaining Mission on a Reduced Budget
Short-Term Steps toward Long-Term Stability
Presenter: Tom McKay, former coordinator of Local History Services for
the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. Tom has more than twenty-five
years experience providing assistance to local historical societies and
museums and has offered numerous fund-raising workshops. He has written
numerous successful grant applications of all kinds. He is a resident
of Hampton, Illinois, and the president of the Hampton Historical Society.
For registration information, contact Pat Miller: 217-359-5600 or email
Patricia L. Miller, Executive Director
Illinois Heritage Association
602 ½ E. Green St., Champaign, IL 61820