Monday, March 23, 2015
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH – The St. John Parish Economic Development Department is partnering with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to offer a free capacity building and grant writing workshop on Wednesday, April 29 and Thursday, April 30 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Regala Park Gymnasium.
Personal instructors from HUD staff will be on hand to give attendees the important information needed to prepare a successful grant application, be more competitive for funding, secure a 501c3, and the organization structure necessary to secure public funds. Workbooks and certificates of completion will also be provided.
Other topics include:
Registration is required and on a first-come, first-serve basis. Space is limited to 100 organizations and also to two individuals per organization/agency. Register today online or by contacting Tia Evans-Allen at 504-671-3749 or through email at Tia.E.Evans-Allen@hud.gov. The deadline to register is April 20, 2015. Free parking is available on site at Regala Gym located at 200 Regala Park Rd. in Reserve.