This webinar series is called "Money Talks." Webinars will focus on the way we find the money to make public projects happen. We'll learn about grants, financing, and public-private partnerships that fund local government programs and projects.
April 10, 2019: Great Grantwriting - a crash course in storytelling
(archived & accessible to members through the member portal)
June 12: Friends, but Not Too Close - local government-nonprofit grant partnerships
with ELGL member Larry Mattson, Executive Director, Yakima Valley Conference of Governments
August 14, 2019: Alphabet Soup - an overview of federal funding opportunities
with Hillary Sherman, NC Economic Development Representative, US Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
October 9, 2019: Omnibus Schmomnibus - analyzing a new federal fiscal year
December 11, 2019: You Got the Money - administering federal and state grants
with ELGL member Laura Hardwicke, Grants Coordinator, Metropolitan Nashville Planning Department
To see recordings of the webinars, please log in to the member portal and search for "money talks" in the webinar library. Recordings will be posted within three days of the webinar date and will include a copy of the slides for future reference!