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Collaborating with Nonprofits

at Los Angeles Center of Photography - Online

Course Details
$295 5 seats left
Start Date:

Wed, Jun 23, 6:00pm - Jun 24, 8:00pm Pacific Time (2 sessions)

Distance Learning Class via Zoom
Los Angeles, California
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Linda Vallejo

What you'll learn in this photography class:

Learn how to collaborate with nonprofit organizations and institutions to raise the funds needed to present exhibitions, classes, and special projects. Artists will learn the steps nonprofit organizations use in applying for grants and how to become a “member of the team” to raise funds for new programs and projects. Artists will also learn how to communicate with and develop positive collaborative relationships with nonprofit organizations.

Session 1
Review nonprofit grant writing steps including:

  • Researching for “good match” potential funders
  • Organizing funder research
  • The chronology of the grant writing process
  • Communications with funding sources
  • Elements of the complete proposal package

Session 2

  • Review sample Letters of Inquiry and Letter of Request
  • Learn how to approach nonprofit organizations for collaborative exhibition and teaching opportunities
  • Lean how an artist can affiliate with a like-minded organization and use its 501(C)3 nonprofit status to submit grants to potential funding sources.
  • Q&Z about opportunities and possible projects

Participants will receive:
• Specially designed Workshop Manual with including all topics, samples, and tools

Skill/Experience Level: Open to visual, performing and literary artists of all levels

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy
A $25 administrative fee will be charged on all refund requests. The request must arrive greater than one week prior to the workshop start date. No refunds will be provided for requests arriving one week or less prior to the workshop start date.

Upon receipt of a refund request, students will be provided the option of receiving course credit towards the purchase of another workshop. If a student elects to receive credit, the administrative fee is not charged, and a voucher for the amount of the applicable workshop fee will be sent to the student’s email address or credited online at the discretion of the Los Angeles Center of Photography.

On occasion a workshop may cancel due to low enrollment or unforeseen instructor conflicts. If such a case occurs, all students will be refunded in full. The Los Angeles Center of Photography does not take responsibility for non-refundable airline tickets, hotel expenses, or any other costs that may be attributable towards enrolling in a workshop.


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A link for the Zoom class meeting will be emailed to the attendees about one week prior to the start date. Please read the instructions included in the email.

Start Dates (1)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
6:00pm - 8:00pm Pacific Time Linda Vallejo 2 $295
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Thu, Jun 24 6:00pm - 8:00pm Pacific Time Linda Vallejo

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