Illinois Municipal League Conference: Sept. 19, 2014


Grant Helpers Roland Garton and Rebecca Motley will present a topic titled "Grants for Municipalities: Find, Align, and Get ’Em to Sign" at the Illinois Municipal League Conference on September 19, 2014 in Chicago, IL.  The session/workshop will feature information and group activities in three main areas:

  • FIND - identifying additional funding sources
  • ALIGN - planning and programming to increase the likelihood of funding
  • GET 'EM TO SIGN - presenting a compelling argument for funding

This webpage features presentation material and handouts from the conference. If you have a question or cannot find what you are looking for, please email us at


Presentation Slides & Handouts

  • Presentation (PowerPoint file)
  • Illinois Municipal League Conference Presentation Handouts, includes:
      • Granting Agencies - Federal
      • Granting Agencies and Programs - State
      • Most Famous Grant Search Websites
      • Example Grant Strategies
      • Opportunity Review Checklist
      • The Case Statement
      • Why Proposals Get Rejected


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