Hickory – The Catawba Valley Community College Small Business Center will present a no–cost “Grant Writing for Non-Profits” workshop on Thursday August 1 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at CVCC’s Corporate Development Center in Hickory.

The workshop provides a comprehensive introduction to grant writing, outlines what should be included in each grant component, and helps participants avoid common pitfalls. The workshop reviews the questions non-profits need to answer prior to searching and applying for grant funds, outlines the seven basic elements of most proposals, and shows participants how to match their needs to funder priorities.

There is no charge to attend this seminar, but pre-registration is required. To register or for more information please contact the CVCC Small Business Center at 828-327-7000, ext. 4117 or visit http://sbc.cvcc.edu to register on-line.