Upcoming Events for Region V

This web portal has been created to ensure awareness of training opportunities, workgroups, and conferences within our region. This effort provides an on-demand resource for Community Action Agency managers, States and Associations to find training, avoid duplication of training, to coordinate events, and to prevent overlaps in dates.


Below is a list of upcoming RPIC-related events for Region V.


All Upcoming Training Events

MLK Day Webinar

Host Organization: Community Action Partnership

January 17, 2017, 2 PM ET

This webinar is FREE, but registration is required. Does your agency engage in a Day of Services or facilitate any special programming for MLK Day. We would love to hear about your work and would like to show case Community Action's Collective Celebration of the Legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during this webinar. Please contact tmarley@communityactionpartnership.com if you have stories to share.


Michigan CCAP Study Group

Host Organization: MCA

January 17, 2018, Okemos, MI, 10 AM - 3 PM

This CCAP Study Group will meet at the MCA offices with Charles McCann.


Strategic Planning: Overview & Preparation

Host Organization: Community Action Partnership

January 19, 2017, 2 PM ET

This webinar is FREE, but registration is required. What is strategic planning and how does it fit into the Community Action Planning cycle? The first webinar in the series will look at why strategic planning is important for Community Action Agencies, how it connects to other planning processes like the community needs assessment and the ROMA cycle, and how to ensure you agency is prepared to start the process.


Minnesota CCAP Study Group

Host Organization: MinnCAP

January 19, 2018, St. Paul, MN

This CCAP Study Group will meet with Charles McCann at the MinnCAP Offices in St. Paul, MN. This session will focus on the Executive Skills Portfolio, History and Vision/Values. The Executive Skills Portfolio is due February 21, 2018.


Gathering Data for the Strategic Plan

Host Organization: Community Action Partnership

January 22, 2017, 2 PM ET

This webinar is FREE, but registration is required. What data do you need to create a solid plan? This second webinar in the series will look at ways to ensure that you develop a truly data-driven strategic plan. Techniques such as the SWOT analysis, identifying trends, and assessing whether services are aligned with your mission will be covered.


Developing an Outcomes-Focused Strategic Plan

Host Organization: Community Action Partnership

January 29, 2017, 2 PM ET

This webinar is FREE, but registration is required. How do you develop an outcomes-driven strategic plan? The third webinar will make sure you can define clear outcomes linked to your mission, develop strategies that drive change, and create action plans that guide implementation.


Implementing the Strategic Plan

Host Organization: Community Action Partnership

February 1, 2017, 2 PM ET

This webinar is FREE, but registration is required. How do you implement and ensure follow-through on the strategic plan? Join the fourth webinar in the series to learn about how to develop a structure and process that will ensure effective implementation of the strategic plan. Tools such as dashboards and scorecards, as well as accountability processes will be covered.


Michigan CCAP Study Group

Host Organization: MCA

February 26, 2018, Okemos, MI, 10 AM - 3 PM

This CCAP Study Group will meet at the MCA offices with Charles McCann.


2018 Mid-Winter Conference

Host Organization: NASCSP

February 26 - March 2, 2018, Arlington, VA

For more information on this conference, click here.


Minnesota CCAP Study Group

Host Organization: MinnCAP

February 27, 2018, St. Paul, MN

This CCAP Study Group will meet with Charles McCann at the MinnCAP Offices in St. Paul, MN. This session will focus on Management.


CCAP Exam Review

Host Organization: Community Action Partnership

March 27, 2017, 2 PM ET

This webinar is FREE, but registration is required. The national CCAP certification examination is administered on the third Wednesday of June in various locations around the country to candidates who were successful in their CDF and ESP submissions. In this webinar you will learn how the exam is constructed, what kinds of questions are asked, and how best to prepare for the exam. Once you pass, you are nationally recognized as a Certified Community Action Professional (CCAP).


2018 CAPLAW National Training Conference

Host Organization: CAPLAW

June 20 - June 22, 2018, Albuquerque, NM

Get ready for a packed lineup of workshops addressing the governance, financial, HR, sustainability and program issues that Community Action Agencies and other federally-funded organizations face each day.
WHEN: Wednesday, June 20 - Friday, June 22, 2018
WHERE: Albuquerque Convention Center, Albuquerque, NM
WORKSHOPS INCLUDE:

  • Board Orientation Tips
  • Common Mistakes in Financial Statements
  • Workplace Bullying & Sexual Harassment
  • Social Enterprise Incubator
  • ...and more!

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: 

  • Staff and board members of CAAs, Head Start programs and other nonprofit organizations and federal grantees
  • Attorneys, consultants, and financial advisors to these organizations
  • Federal, state, and local government officials
Stay tuned to www.caplaw.org for updates

2018 Annual Michigan Training Conference

Host Organization: MCA

July 10 - 12, 2018, Thompsonville, MI

This conference will take place at Crystal Mountain in Thompsonville, MI.


2018 MinnCAP Annual Training Conference

Host Organization: MinnCAP

July 30 – Aug 2, 2018, St. Cloud, MN

This conference will take place at the River's Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud, MN.


2018 Annual Training Conference

Host Organization: NASCSP

September 17-21, 2018, Bellevue, WA

For more information on this conference, click here.