Gourmet Learning Series

In our Gourmet Learning Series, you’ll eat lunch while you learn! Join us for a great professional development opportunity.

Pre-registration required. Box lunches are provided to all pre-registered participants (must register 48 hours in advance to guarantee a lunch).

See what we’re dishing out this winter and spring!

  • April 17, 2015

    Gourmet Learning: Grantwriting Intensive

    With Jennifer Mattox (see staff page), Carnegie Center Development Director & Mike Stratford, Fundraising Consult Two members of the local Association of Fundraising Professionals chapter will share their experience and knowledge to help you with grantwriting. First you’ll learn the basics, including how to write a grant, what to include in your proposal, and the do’s and don’ts of grantwriting. Next you’ll take a more in-depth look at researching foundation and government grants, and learn what steps are required to qualify for funding. After lunch we’ll focus on pr...

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Friday, April 17
    • Time:
      9:30 am - 2:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $75
    • Addl Info:
         

      $75 for lunch & all sessions (9:30 am-2:00 pm) OR

      $45 for lunch & budget discussion only (noon-1:30 pm)

  • March 20, 2015

    Gourmet Learning: Managing Volunteers & Interns

    With Tanya Torp Volunteers and interns are important assets to any non-profit organization. They may be unpaid, but there is a cost. Creating meaningful and educational volunteer and internship opportunities requires an investment of time, resources, and intentionality from everyone involved. In this session, you’ll learn effective and time-saving volunteer recruitment, retention, and volunteer management techniques. We’ll discuss how to troubleshoot your program in order to create a volunteer and/or internship program everyone loves. This class is great for non-profit emp...

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Friday, March 20
    • Time:
      Noon - 1:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $45
    • Addl Info:
         

      $45 (includes lunch)