Annual Conference

GMN2017 will take place March 20-22, 2017, in Hollywood!

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In the Spotlight

Now more than ever before, grants managers are in the spotlight, as their critical contributions to philanthropy take center stage. From effective streamlining to data analysis and knowledge management, grants managers are doing the work that defines grantmaking. GMN is thrilled to welcome all philanthropy staff to the Loews Hollywood Hotel in March 2017 for a conference focused on giving grants managers top billing in their organizations and across the sector.

2017 Conference Co-Chairs

  • Jessica Hickok, The James Irvine Foundation
  • Adam Sanders, The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust
  • Roy Williams, Greater New Orleans Foundation

“The GMN conference offers an excellent opportunity for both new and experienced grants management professionals to stay current on key trends and important developments in the field to help them continue to innovate and advance grants management practices to drive positive impact.” Cristina Yoon, Director of Grants Management, Skoll Foundation


Download the GMN2017 Conference Program