In 2012 the Washington Region Association of Grantmakers (WRAG) revised and streamlined its Common Grant Application (CGA), Common Letter of Inquiry, and Common Grant Report. Now that the forms have been in place for a year, the Foundation Center DC is hosting a program January 9th to discuss lessons learned and ongoing best practices for filling out the common grant application.
Miyesha Perry Chappell, chair of the committee that revised the Common Grant application, will discuss what she and her colleagues have observed as they have reviewed submitted forms during the past year Attend this informative session to learn more about these changes. Miyesha will also share her 5 invaluable tips for grantseekers which relevant to any grant opportunity, beyond those funders which accept the WRAG Common Grant Application.
Audience: This session is geared toward nonprofit organizations using or about to apply to a grantmaker requiring the Common Grant application.
About the speaker: Miyesha Perry Chappell is Manager of Grants & Administration at the Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation, and is chair emeritus of the Black Philanthropic Alliance. She earned her MBA in nonprofit management at Trinity College.