Media Release

eCivis Grants Network Training

Tuesday, June 26, 2012 1:45 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – Alachua County is offering three free training session in July on the use of the “eCivis Grants Network” for nonprofits, public agencies and municipalities (qualified agencies can access eCivis free of charge through Alachua County).  Since 2004, over $14 million dollars in new grants have been received by Alachua County nonprofits and municipal agencies from grants found using eCivis Grants Network.

This year’s training will be conducted by William Sederholm, eCivis Client Services Associate for Alachua County.  Alachua County is partnering with the Nonprofit Center of North Central Florida and the UnitedWay of North Central Florida to provide this training.

Each session will cover:

·         Information about grant opportunities

·         How to create Search Agents to let eCivis Grants Network find grants for you

·         How to search for grants, save grants and email grant details to others

·         Tips on applying for grants

·         How to find help in eCivis Grants Network if you have questions

As seating is limited, reservations are recommended.   The training is open to new and existing users and interested parties.

Training will be offered on:

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 (9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.)
Alachua County Health Department/Community Support Services
218 Southeast 24th Street, Gainesville
Click to RSVP

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 (11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)
Santa Fe College – Charles L. Blount Center
401 NW 6th Street, Gainesville
Click to RSVP

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 (2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.)
UnitedWay of North Central Florida
6031 NW 1st Place, Gainesville, near the Oaks Mall
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If you are unable to RSVP on-line, contact the Alachua County Office of Management and Budget at 352-374-5262.

For more information about eCivis Grants Network, contact Annette Perez at 352-337-6109 and visit eCivis on the web at

If any accommodations are needed for persons with disabilities, please contact the Equal Opportunity Office at (352) 374-5275 or (352) 374-5284 TDD.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).