Accents Events and Consulting is a full event planning company. Services are based on the needs of the client, whether it is providing referrals to vendors for an event or planning the event from beginning to end, Accents services are flexible enough to provide what is needed. Services include but are not limited to weddings, fundraisers, baby showers, and corporate events. Accents offer planning for more intimate events, i.e. luncheons, brunches, and couples nights. Accents also plan larger events, i.e. Community Service, 5K walks, panels, college events, and more.
In addition to event planning, Accents consults and provides supports to small businesses and organizations. Services include grant writing/training, staff development, training, fundraising, start-up, and event planning. Many organizations have looked to the expertise of Accents to assist in building their organizations through one on one support and direction.
Non-profit and Business Assistance
Becoming a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt corporation has many benefits, including the ability to qualify for many private and public grants. Accents Events and Consulting has assisted several organizations to incorporate as nonprofits. We handle the complex and time-consuming application process for you, ensuring that all of the documents needed are in order and submitted properly.
We can assist you at any stage of the process, from preparing Articles of Incorporation to filing for a Federal Employer ID Number (FEIN) to responding to IRS inquiries post-application. Let Accents Events and Consulting handle the headaches and paperwork involved in incorporating as a 501(c) (3) organization so you can focus on your mission and be confident that your new nonprofit organization is set up correctly.
Grant Writing Services
Writing a grant proposal is not an easy task. Whether you’re new to the grant writing process, aren't awarded as many grants as you’d like, or have too many grants to write and not enough time, Accents Events and Consulting can assist.
The professional grant writing team of Accents Events will work closely with your organization and its stakeholders to fully understand your program objectives and needs. We take care of all the details of a grant proposal — grant program designing; development of the proposal narrative; development of the budget; registrations; and submission of the proposal — to allow your staff to focus on executing your programs.
Accents understand how important grant funding is to your organization and we can assist you to meet or exceed your funding goals with our professional grant writing services. The grant writing team has been awarded various types of grants. Allow our expertise to work for your organization.
Professional Development and Training Services
For over a decade, Accents Events and Consulting have specialized in assisting clients to identify people and process challenges that may be preventing their organizations from achieving optimal results. We partner with you to assess, envision, develop and execute develop target training to enhance increase productivity, enhance performance, motivate employees, and inspire continuous focus on excellence through a wide range of learning resolutions.
Employee/Staff development and improving processes is a competitive advantage and strategic necessity in today’s challenging economic times. Let us assist your organization by helping maximize your most important resource: your employees. Our approach is completely collaborative to develop a tailored training strategy for success.
Events Planning Services
Accents Events and Consulting not only plan weddings but devises corporate events, including but not limited to: large and small meetings, conferences, trade shows, seminars, fundraisers, retreats, and other events for businesses. Accents Events and Consulting handles all aspects of your event including logistics, marketing, contracts, design, and communications. Accents Events can offer the following based on the event but might include:
• Discussing the requirements for the event with clients or internal staff members
• Booking an appropriate event venue, such as a hotel room or conference center
• Marketing the event to prospective attendees
• Negotiating contracts with vendors
• Providing and arranging event decorations
• Booking and setting up the necessary equipment, such as projectors or microphones
• Planning the event agenda
• Hiring caterers and selecting the menu
• Creating and adhering to an event budget
• Coordinating operations with event staff
• Monitoring the event and helping everything run smoothly