Back by popular demand, Beverly Santicola has been invited to conduct a two day grant writing workshop in the Washington DC area for the third time by The Maryland National Capital Parks and Recreation Commission. Originally a farm girl from Indiana who learned how to drive a tractor, plant seeds and grow crops at a young age, Beverly Santicola has turned her agricultural childhood and lifetime work experiences into a purpose driven mission to grow a new generation of leaders for the future of America. She is an award-winning film producer, social entrepreneur, idea generator, problem solver, program developer, project facilitator, public speaker, and grant writing consultant. Over the past ten years Santicola has focused her expertise and energy in the arenas of community development, youth leadership, and collaborative partnership building for government agencies, national associations, Native American Tribes and Native Hawaiian nonprofits. Working with a team of professional grant writers that have generated more than $800 million in grant funding for clients, she has been nationally recognized for social innovation and leadership excellence by the US Department of Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs in connection with the Tiwahe Initiative, as well as Encore.org as a 2010 and 2014 Purpose Prize Fellow sponsored by the Atlantic Philanthropies and John Templeton Foundation. The workshop is available for county employees as well as the public. Attend this two-day grant writing workshop, and you'll learn the secrets to his success and find out how to apply them to take your grant writing to new levels of achievement to find, write, win, and manage large grants. Only ten seats are available to the public so please register early.