Mike Holton, Plainview City Administrator welcomed the group to Plainview. MC, Janet Gill reviewed the day's agenda.
Matt Rezac, Director of Rural Community Partnerships for the Sherwood Foundation told the group about Sherwood's programs and services.
Jim Gustafson, Director of Advancement and Gift Planning for the Nebraska Community Foundation spoke to the group about charitable giving in the U.S. and the services that the Community Foundation offers.
Lyn, Matt, and Jim then held a panel discussion and answered specific questions from the audience. Following the panel discussion, the group went to Serendipity Restaurant for lunch.
To finish the day, Janet Gill, RC&D Council Treasurer and Dick Haskin, RC&D Financial Manager presented Grant Station's twelve steps to writing a winning proposal.