LTC to offer grant writing and non-profit seminars in April and May




Lakeshore Technical College is offering three separate seminars about grant writing and non-profits in April and May.


The first seminar being offered is "Writing Effective Grant Proposals" and will take place on the Cleveland campus Thursday, April 7 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.  The seminar will cover the correct steps to formulating a grant, which is key to being approved. Participants will learn how to research grant opportunities, write proposals and develop relationships with potential funding sources. Participants also will learn how to find and compete for federal funds.


The seminar is intended for any individual interested in writing a grant, including those who have never written a grant before or those who have written a grant that was not funded.


The second seminar being offered is "Writing Effective Grant Proposals 2 - Advanced" and will take place on the Cleveland Campus Thursday, April 21 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Participants will learn in-depth techniques to write better proposals and to strengthen relationships with potential funding sources.  Participants will also learn how to compete more successfully for federal funds.  Prior completion of "Writing Effective Grant Proposals" is strongly recommended. 


The presenter for both of these seminars is James Huycke, Associate Director of Grants, Moraine Park Technical College.  Huycke has been the Associate Director of Grants at Moraine Park Technical College since July of 2013. Previously, he served as a Grants Specialist at Lakeshore Technical College. 


The third seminar being offered is "Non-Profit Organizations 101" and will take place on the Cleveland Campus Thursday, May 12 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. This three-hour seminar will cover basic issues related to keeping your nonprofit organization mission driven and on the right side of the law.


The presenter for this seminar is Attorney Mary Lynn Donohue. Donohue is an attorney, retired from active practice, and currently a graduate student at UW-Milwaukee working towards a master's degree in Women and Gender Studies.  She has served on the boards of directors of many local and state-wide nonprofit organizations.  


The cost of each seminar is $69 and includes materials.  The class numbers are 24323 for the first seminar, 24325 for the second and 24847 for the third.  To register by phone with credit card, call 1.888.GO TO LTC (1.888.468.6582) Ext. 1366. For questions or detailed information, visit or call Ruth at 920.693.1167, or e-mail at

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