Lawrence University, in conjunction with United Way Fox Cities and the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, is sponsoring a series of free community grant-writing workshops for area nonprofit organizations.

Since 2015, Lawrence has served as a partner of the Funding Information Network with the Foundation Center of New York to provide resources for area grant seekers. Based at Lawrence’s Seeley G. Mudd library, FIN makes available a wealth of Foundation Center information, including searchable grant and funder databases.A logo of the Funding Information Network

The upcoming workshop schedule:

• May 16, 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.: “Introduction to the Funding Information Network Workshop,” Seeley G. Mudd library, IT room, second floor.

• July 17, 10:30 a.m.–12 p.m.: “Introduction to Proposal Writing Workshop,” James P. Coughlin Center, Meeting Room B, 625 E. Country Road Y, Oshkosh.

• July 31, 10:30 a.m.–12 p.m.: “Introduction to the Funding Information Network Workshop,” Sage Hall, computer lab, 850 High Ave., UW-Oshkosh.

• August 8, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.: “Introduction to Proposal Writing Workshop,” Thomas Steitz Hall of Science, Room 202, Lawrence University.

Space is limited for all workshops and registration is required. To register, email Svetlana Belova at with your name and phone number. More information about the Funding Information Network at Lawrence University can be found at