8. Organize events
• People like food! Provide lunch/healthy snacks/refreshments
• Advertise event – listservs, posters, webpages (CON-SNP page)
• CON & CON-SNP pamphlets available to hand out at events - ask us for them!
• Let CON-SNP know about your event! Fill out an Event form
(found on CON-SNP website) for EACH event.
• Obtain Funding:
• $250 startup funding
available through CON. Please email us to confirm the expenses we will cover BEFORE your event. Or, apply for the guest speaker grant! (application form)
• Many universities have funding available for groups – search out the deadlines.
• Approach sponsors for monetary/food donations (a guide for ethical partnerships can be found HERE
• Fundraising events (e.g., healthy bake sale)
• Track expenses and save all receipts
10. Be creative and have fun!
11. Keep in touch with the National Executive. We love updates and photos!