Webinar: Managing Federal Grants (Panel)

A panel exploring how to manage federal grants successfully

Thursday, February 16, 2023
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EST)
This event will be held via Zoom
Category: Webinar

Exploring federal grants is a high priority area for many members. It will share an overview of federal grants including:
  • organizational readiness for pursuing federal grants
  • experiences writing a federal grant
  • managing federal grants including experineces reporting, navigating staff transitions, visitations & audits, and book keeping / accounting 

Panelists for this webinar will be Kristina Rowles, ASP, and Dayle Stewart, Rebuild Upstate.

The webinar will be at 1pm ET on Thursday, February 16th. It will be moderated by Coalition staff.
Potential panel questions include:
  • What federal grants do you have experience writing and/or managing?
  • What can someone do now to create infrastructure inside their organization to support managing a federal grant?
  • What is your experience with reporting and compliance to a federal agency?
  • How much time does it take your organization to administer a federal grant outside of any time repairing homes? 
  • What changes, if any, have you had to make to book keeping or accounting processes?
  • Have you experienced staff turnover while managing a federal grant? If so, how did you communicate that to the funder and navigate the transition?
  • In your experience, what is an audit or visitation from the funder like? In your opinion, what are some preventable discrepancies that could be avoided with more experience? 
Time for open Q&A will be available.

Contact Melanie melanie@coalitionforhomerepair.org if you'd like to volunteer to speak briefly about your own organization's experience with federal grants as they relate to home repair.

It's free!

For More Information:

Melanie Campbell

Melanie Campbell

Membership Engagement & Development Coordinator, Coalition for Home Repair