NGMA Grants Training – Houston, Texas
06 OCT 2014

10/29/2014 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The United Way
50 Waugh Drive
Houston, TX 77007
Amy Starchville

NGMA and the Harris County Hospital District Foundation are excited to be holding a local training and networking opportunity in Houston, TX on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 11am – 1pm at The United Way.  This FREE training is for members and non-members and we encourage you to share this invite with other grant professionals in your community.

Come prepared to learn about NGMA, learn something new about grants, and network with other grant professionals in your area!  Training is FREE, 1 CPE will be awarded, and lunch is complimentary, thanks to the Harris County Hospital District Foundation.

This training and meet-n-greet will be held at The United Way, 50 Waugh Drive, Houston, TX 77007.

Parking is enclosed, onsite and complimentary.


To register, please contact Amy Starchville in NGMA's Business Office at amy@ngma.org or (202) 308-9443.

Registration is required and is on a first-come, first-served basis.  If you register and are unable to attend, please cancel your registration with Amy, as seating is limited.

NGMA Members: Bring a guest (have them share your name when they register) who is not currently an NGMA member and receive an additional three months on your current membership.

Non-Members: All NEW, non-members who attend this meet-n-greet and join NGMA by November 30, 2014 will receive $25 off a one-year or two-year membership.


10:30am – 11:00am – Registration

11:00am – 11:30am – Networking and lunch (provided by The Harris County Hospital District Foundation

11:30am – 11:45am – Welcome by Shelly Slebrch, Executive Director, NGMA

11:45am – 12:45pm – Grants Management Trends, Tips and Successful Lessons Learned, Presented by Patti Spencer, The Harris County Hospital District Foundation

Session Description: This session will focus on innovative trends and methods for grant award administration. Real case scenarios of successful community collaborative grant administration processes will be presented. Exploration of examples for incorporation of Qualitative Research methods to meet Project/Program Evaluation requirements.

Learning Objectives

  • Trends and changes in grant management regulations
  • Managing collaborative community and regional grant projects
  • Incorporating Qualitative Research to meet Grant Project Evaluation requirements

12:45pm – 1:00pm – Thank you and Networking

Participants who attend the full on-site session can earn up to one (1) CPE in the field of Specialized Knowledge and Applications.

Additional Information:

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Who Should Attend: Grant Professionals, including Grant Specialists, Grant Administrators, Grant Managers, Program Officers, Grant Officers, Auditors
  • Program Level: Overview
  • Advance Preparation: None
  • Delivery Method: Group-Live