The Inside of Foundation Funding

Local foundation staff who will provide insights into their world of foundation funding.

Speakers: Karen Rudolph, Lyndhurst Foundation; Robin Koch Posey, Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga

Meet with two Chattanooga local foundation staff who will provide insights into their world of foundation funding. Learn some basic pointers on how to determine a foundation's funding interests, how to approach a foundation for financial support, what foundations are looking for from a recipient, the process of seeking foundation assistance, and some general "how-to's" and expectations of foundations.

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