Great Grantmaking with Genevieve Timmons

Great Grantmaking with Genevieve Timmons

Recordings for these sessions are now available to purchase by registering below.

Great Grantmaking is a professional development programme that will equip you with the essential skills, knowledge and tools to become an effective grantmaker. This contemporary grants training programme has a special focus on growing your impact and being on the front foot. 

This course is designed for anyone involved in grantmaking be they grant advisors, CEOs, funder managers or trustees. The sessions will feature expert speaker Dr Genevieve Timmons, Adjunct Professor at Swinburne University, Melbourne and author of The Grantmakers’ Toolkit and Savvy Giving.


This a series of seven short video clips, varying in lengths from 20 minutes to 1 hour.
In session 6, Sam Cummins, who is Community and Funding Manager at Baytrust, will also talk about what is important to consider when assessing funding applications.

This professional development course will give you the tools to: 

- Build high trust funding relationships
- Effectively assess funding proposals with knowledge of the New Zealand generosity ecosystem 
- Understand the legislative structures, processes and dynamics of the community and voluntary sector
- Assess proposals, scrutinise the financials and identify opportunities for high impact
- And much more. 

 Great Grantmaking will feature Genevieve Timmons.  
Genevieve is an international philanthropic consultant with a wealth of knowledge and experience in both Australia and New Zealand.  

What others have said about Genevieve Timmons:
 “Genevieve has such a wealth of experience to draw on - very useful and interesting - she has a great presentation style, too.”

Philanthropy NZ members: $250 + GST
Non members: $350 + GST

Group bookings are available. 
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