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Fund Your Mission: Fairfax County Offers Workshop for Grant Writing Success

For many nonprofits the ability to author a winning grant proposal is a skill of paramount importance. Do you know what funders are looking for in a winning proposal? Can you craft a compelling and captivating story that illustrates the value and impact your services and/or programs provide? Are you aware of the common mistakes that sink grant proposals?

How to get a grant

In an effort to answer these questions and more, Fairfax County is pleased to present a FREE seminar entitled “Fund Your Mission: Best Practices for Grant Writing Success” with keynote presenters and grant writing experts Lynn O’Connell and Theresa Benincasa.


Monday, May 13, 2019
8 to 11:30 a.m.*
Fairfax County Government Center – Board Auditorium

12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA 22035

*Coffee and Networking (8 to 9 a.m.); Seminar (9 to 11:30 a.m.)



What Will You Learn?

  • What funders look for in a winning proposal
  • Which funding type is right for your project
  • Strategies and resources to improve your grant writing

Who should attend?

  • Nonprofit staff
  • Members of community-based and/or faith-based organizations
  • Anyone seeking to write grants or improve their success rates


For additional information and session details, please visit

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