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Fels Institute of Government

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This course will provide students with the role of the foundation in philanthropy, what it does, how it does it, and what you need to know to be both an effective foundation manager and foundation grant seeker. From the foundation side, the course will include strategic planning, assessment of project results, and the responsibilities of the foundation grant program officer. From the grant seeker side, it will include identifying the appropriate foundations, making the connection to the foundation, grant writing, and relationship management.

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Colleen Terrell

Currently an independent development consultant, Dr. Terrell has nearly a decade of experience in grant-related institutional fundraising. Most recently, she served as Director of Foundation and Government Relations at the Mann Center for the Performing Arts and, prior to that, as Manager of Foun...


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