Welcome to Lake-Sumter Grantsmanship Network!

Lake-Sumter Grantsmanship Network (LSGN) is a professional organization made up of representatives from nonprofit, education, and government agencies in Lake and Sumter counties. Membership provides the opportunity for networking with agencies serving like clients, to learn more about grant writing from other professionals, and to hear from representatives of local and state funding agencies.

Meetings are held monthly on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 10:30 AM until noon at the United Way building, 32644 Blossom Lane in Leesburg. Click HERE for event updates. 

Our Next meeting is October 15, 2015.

Benefits of Membership

LSGN builds and supports a network of grant professionals committed to serving the public. Our members serve in a variety of professional positions ranging from independent consultants, Directors of development, Grant Managers to CEOs. Membership is open to any individual with an interest in and commitment to the grants profession. We encourage members of this profession to join us!

Other LSGN Membership benefits include:

  • LSGN Workshop Discount
  • FREE use of the Foundation Center Online Directory at our partner location. Click HERE for location hours and information.
  • Peer Review Committee is available to review proposals and provide valuable feedback. Click HERE to fill out a peer review request form.
  • Networking with other individuals and organizations in the profession serving our community
  • Educational opportunities
  • Opportunity to network with funders from foundations



The membership meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month from 10:30 until noon at 32655 Blossom Lane, Leesburg (United Way Building).