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The Grant Professional Association is a nonprofit membership association that builds and supports an international community of grant professionals commited to serving the greater public good. Our chapter of GPA represents Austin and the Central Texas area. We meet once a month to hear from local grantmakers, to continue our professional development, and to discuss issues specific to the grantwriting community. Come and join us at our next meeting!

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Thursday, June 16, 12:05pm-1:00pm

Greater Round Rock Community Foundation
Amy Merida, Executive Director of the Greater Round Rock Community Foundation, will talk to us about the Foundation's mission and strategic priorities. She'll also provide information about the application process.

Free for Members
$20 for Non-Members

Regional Foundation Library
First Floor Conference Room
1009 E. 11th Street, 78702
(the Texas Music Museum Building)

Park in the parking lot or on the neighboring street. All parking is free.
Save the Date: May 6, 2016
The 11th annual Central Texas Funders Forum will take place on May 6, 2016 at the Education Service Center Region XIII Conference Facilities. Learn more.
Thursday, April 21, 12:05pm-1:00pm

Moves Management for Grant Writers
Mollie Butler, CFRE, Founder of Butler Nonprofit Consulting, and Kimberly Griffin, GPC, Associate Director of Foundation Relations at St. Edward’s University, will speak about how moves management can and should be incorporated into a strong grant-seeking strategy. Attendees will learn about the moves management framework, how it applies to grant seeking, and what tools can be used for implementation.

Free for Members
$20 for Non-Members

Regional Foundation Library
First Floor Conference Room
1009 E. 11th Street, 78702
(the Texas Music Museum Building)

Park in the parking lot or on the neighboring street. All parking is free.
Friday, March 11, 12:05pm-1:00pm
*New Date for March Only*

The Foundation Center is the most authoritative source of information on private philanthropy in the United States and maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. and, increasingly, global grant makers and their grants. Our guest will be Kate Tkacik, manager of the Funding Information Network at the Foundation Center in New York.

Come learn about: updates to the Foundation Directory Online; Foundation Maps; and Knowledge Services, data-driven tools and content-rich platforms created by Foundation Center for funders and their networks, consultants, advisors, and grantees.

Free for Members
$20 for Non-Members

Regional Foundation Library
First Floor Conference Room
1009 E. 11th Street, 78702
(the Texas Music Museum Building)

Park in the parking lot or on the neighboring street. All parking is free.