Making Grants Research Simple for Nonprofits and Libraries Length00:57:47SpeakersJeremy Smith, GrantStationSara Kennedy, GrantStationFacilitatorBecky Wiegand Webinar video Webinar Description Trying to make time in your busy schedule to write a few grant proposals? Jeremy Smith, communications director at GrantStation, and Sara Kennedy, director of online education, gave a quick tour of GrantStation. Learn how to build a simple RFP decision matrix so you are focused on those grantmakers most likely to fund your work.If you have any questions regarding redistribution or use of this work, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Speaker Information After ten years in radio and six years as an announcer and program director at a local NPR station, Jeremy Smith began a business that specialized in "bringing tech support to you." He was initiated into the world of GrantStation through that endeavor and joined the team in July of 2008. Connecting a nonprofit with funding has become a real point of enjoyment for him as he updates and develops new looks and features for the website. His goal is to make the process of finding funding the easiest part of the grant process. Sara Kennedy has been with GrantStation since February of 2007 and brings with her the experience of executive director for a local nonprofit. She also worked with the Veterans Administration as a research assistant for over a decade. Sara serves as GrantStation's Director of Online Education. She is responsible for bringing the best of grantwriting expertise to your office or home through a variety of GrantStation webinars. Sara also provides personalized tours of the GrantStation website, including a training platform to help you get the most from GrantStation's many online resources.