Welcome aboard, changemakers! We’re thrilled to unveil our easy-to-follow, affordable program designed exclusively for individuals early-stage and small nonprofits working to grow and strengthen your funding foundation. Our Sand to Sea Grant Strategy self-paced course ensures you will have your first grant submitted within 90 days, while also providing the systems you need to find grant opportunities and track deadlines, create grant narrative templates and manage relationships with funder.

Here’s an overview of the key takeaways from this course.

Want more? Check out our product page with a detailed breakdown of the course schedule.

Ready to get funded? Enroll today.

Set the Stage: Craft a Compelling Narrative

1. Unveiling the Power of Storytelling

In the world of nonprofits, a compelling narrative is your anchor, grounding your organization’s mission and vision. Our course delves deep into the art of storytelling, teaching you how to weave impact stories that resonate with donors. From showcasing your organization’s journey to highlighting the lives you’ve touched, we guide you in crafting a narrative that captures hearts and creates a clear and compelling case for funders to say, Yes.

2. Painting Pictures with Data

Numbers tell a story, and in the world of grants, data is your brush. We’ll walk through tips on the best use of statistics, success metrics, and impact measurements to paint a vivid picture of your nonprofit’s achievements in your grant application narrative. From demonstrating program effectiveness to showcasing the ripple effect of your initiatives, our course transforms your data into a compelling call to action.

Build Your Grants Strategy: From Sand to Sea

3. Navigate the Grant Landscape

Understanding the grant landscape is crucial. Explore strategies to identify funders and access tools to track the funders who are mission aligned with your work. Together we break down grant types, eligibility criteria, and application processes, ensuring you set sail confidently.

4. Crafting a Tailored Approach

Every nonprofit is unique, and so should be your grant’s strategy. Once you have found your first aligned grant opportunity, it’s time to develop a tailored approach. From researching potential funders to creating a customized outreach plan, we guide you in building a strategy that aligns seamlessly with your mission.

5. Implement with Ease: Tools of the Trade

The grant application process can be daunting, but fear not! We provide you with the essential tools needed for a smooth implementation, with various turn-key templates that you can simply copy and start using today! From keeping ahead of deadlines, managing reporting, drafting compelling proposals and getting repeat funding – our course equips you with the skills to navigate the grants application process and present your organization with confidence.

Setting Sail for Success

6. Beyond the Application: Building Lasting Relationships

Grants are not just about one-time funding; they’re about building lasting partnerships. Discover the art of stewardship and learn how to cultivate relationships with funders for sustained support. Our course ensures you not only secure funds but also build meaningful relationships to deepen community impact.

7. Peer Learning and Networking

Join a community of like-minded individuals on a similar journey. Our course fosters an environment for peer learning, collaboration, and networking. All course participants will meet twice monthly for live calls. You will also have ongoing access to the Presence & Company team for questions or challenges throughout the program via email or text, or during scheduled live Zoom sessions. Share experiences, gain insights, and build a support system that extends beyond the course, enriching your nonprofit journey.

Set Sale on your Funding Journey Today

Embark on the journey of transforming your nonprofit’s future with our Sand to Sea Grant Strategy online course. From crafting compelling narratives to navigating the grant landscape and building lasting relationships, and make 2024 the year you get FUNDED! Let’s set sail together and make waves of impact that reach far beyond the shore. Enroll today and chart a course for success!

If you are wondering if our Sand to Sea Grant Strategy is right for you, book a free 1:1 info call with Lyssa today!