Grant Writers Group

Sponsor: Grant Professionals Association
Coordinator: Beth Becker, YMCA of Greater Twin Cities,
Coordinator: Erin Laumer, YMCA of the USA,
Advisor: Kathe Elwell, CFRE, YMCA of the USA,

Power Hour

4:30 - 5:30 pm

Network Sponsor, the Grant Professionals Association, has been invited to join NAYDO attendees for this session.  Meet people who share some of your same ethical issues, internal politics, clashing priorities, not to mention lack of job clarity or being pigeon-holed as "just the grants person" and find out which Hot Topics and workshops might be most helpful to you. Group may choose to go out to dinner together afterwards.

Hot Topics 
8:15 - 10:15 am

Look for grant writing specific Hot Topics during this table group discussion experience. Submit ideas in the fall to the Network Coordinators listed above.

Designated Seating at Thursday Keynote Lunch

11:45 am - 1:45 pm

This Network will have at least 1 reserved table at the Thursday General Session Luncheon for Grant Writers. It is an option for those who would like to sit together but not required.

Philanthropy Forum: Grant Writers Group

3:15 - 4:15 pm

Erin Laumer, LMSW, YMCA of the USA

The Philanthropy Forum for Grant Writers is an opportunity for staff involved with grant writing to get together to talk about conference take-aways and how to implement them back home as well as discuss the future of the NAYDO Grant Writers Network.