Grant writing workshops offered
A series of three grant writing workshops will be held at NECC’s Riverwalk campus at 360 Merrimack St., Building 9, Entry K in Lawrence in March and April. The first class, Introduction to Grants Research, is March 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. This workshop will cover grants research and how to approach foundations. The second class, Introduction to Grant Writing for Beginners, is April 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. Participants will learn how to create a winning grant proposal. Different types of grant proposals will be examined including the typical components of a proposal and the steps in the process. The third and final class, Introduction to Grant Writing II for Beginners, is April 24, from 2 to 4 p.m. This is for individuals who have completed the second workshop or those who already have some experience in grant writing, but would like to take it to the next level. Seats in these courses fill up quickly so those interested are encouraged to register early. The cost for each workshop is $30. NECC’s Grant Resource Center and its workshops are supported in part by funding from The United Way of Massachusetts Bay & Merrimack Valley and Associated Grant Makers, and in collaboration with Jericho Road Lawrence. More information is available from Dawna Perez at 978-738-7605 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chamber WOW Conference is April 5
The Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce will hold its 17th annual Winning Opportunities for Women (WOW) Conference April 5. This day-long event will be held at the Blue Ocean Music Hall in Salisbury. Registration is being taken now. Cost for the conference is $69 by March 1. After March 1 the cost is $89 for chamber members and $99 for non-members. Includes breakfast, lunch, speakers, interactive sessions, gifts and more. Sponsorship packages are available, and vendor inquiries are welcome. To register or for more information contact Jen Cantwell at 978-373-5663 or email@example.com. Visit online at www.haverhillchamber.com.