October Technology Classes at the Bayer Center

Register online (or email bcnm@rmu.edu if you have questions or want to register 3 or more people for a discount)

A laptop with a scary halloween pumpkin decal on the lidGrant Writing for Technology
Thursday, Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. – noon

This seminar is for anyone who is serving in nonprofit roles with responsibility for technology infrastructure, educational programs and grants/fundraising. Both new and experienced grant writers will find helpful information and action-oriented tools to identify funders, and develop and improve grant proposals for technology grant requests. Topics to be covered include:

  • Grant Seeking Process
  • Identifying Best Fit Funders (BFF’s)
  • 10 Issues to Address in Grant Proposals to Foundations
  • Preparing Online Grant Submissions
  • Grant Strategies for Technology

Instructor: Katherine F.H. Heart, Heart Resources, LLC
Fee: $65 ($55 if paid online)

Video Success for Nonprofits
Tuesday, Oct.11 from 9 a.m. – noon

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then an engaging video about your organization is worth a million. Nothing tells your story better than a well-produced video production. Set yourself apart from other nonprofits by learning how to use video to cost-effectively promote your organization and bring in much needed dollars to support your mission, and learn how other organizations in the area have done it too.

Instructor: Carl Cimini, Pittsburgh Community Television
Fee: $65 ($55 if paid online)