Technology Grantseeking: Building a Case for Support

Wed, 03/09/2021 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
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You recognize you need technology to meet your mission. So how do you create a grant proposal to secure the funding you require not only to do your work but also with the appropriate technology to support it? It's definitely a challenge, but there are tactics and strategies you can employ to express your technology needs.  

This webinar will focus on integrating your technology requests into grant proposals to fund the technology demands of your organization. Cynthia Adams, CEO of GrantStation, has over 35 years of grantseeking experience, and will address the challenges and give you some practical steps for your next grant.

During this webinar, you’ll learn:

  • How do you integrate tech needs into capacity building requests?  
  • When is it appropriate to build a grant request solely focused on technology?
  • How do you incorporate tech needs into general operating grant requests?

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About the Presenter

Cynthia Adams, CEO of GrantStation, has been a fundraiser for over 35 years. Working directly for nonprofits and as a fundraising consultant, Ms. Adams specializes in building bridges between funders and grantseekers. She strongly believes that successful grantseeking requires a thorough understanding of the funders and sound knowledge of the playing field. Her life's work has been to level that playing field, creating an opportunity for all nonprofit organizations to access the wealth of grant opportunities across the United States. GrantStation was conceived from this basic philosophy. Ms. Adams experience includes:

  • Advisory Board, Green Nonprofits, 2007 - present
  • Honorary Advisory Board, Northern Alaska Environmental Center,
  • 2006 - present
  • Board member, ePhilanthropy Foundation, 2003 - 2006
  • Board member for the Alaska Wilderness League, 2000 - 2002
  • Served as a Trustee of the Alaska Conservation Foundation for ten years
  • Founder (1991) and President of the Alaska Funding Exchange
  • Board member for the State of Alaska, Department of Commerce and
  • Economic Development, Small Business Revolving Loan Fund, 1989 -
  • present
  • Executive Director, Interior Economic Development Council, 1988 - 1991
  • Director of Economic Development, Fairbanks North Star Borough, 1986 - 1991

Cindy enjoys hiking, gardening, and "movie night" with friends. Her husband, John Luther Adams is a composer, so she also listens to a lot of 21st Century music.

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