Church outreach ministries attempt to extend the services offered to the congregation into a local community to make a positive difference.
Putting together a detailed proposal will help church leadership and congregational members to decide whether or not an outreach is worthy of the additional time or money required to offer these services.
Recently I responded to an opportunity to apply for a grant to fund a community service project. The experience was quite interesting and the grant writing exercise made me organize and present my thoughts logically.
This article from eHow should help anyone planning to write a church outreach proposal.