Technical Assistance & Capacity Building
We Develop Community Capacity Through Trainings
We work to identify and develop community leaders, facilitate active community participation in the development of a shared community vision, and encourage residents to advocate for community needs and priorities. Our work is focused on building the capacity of the community through trainings and shared leadership opportunities.
Technical Assistance Services
Grant Writing & Fund Development
Program Development, Implementation & Evaluation
Training strengthens the capacity of community leaders to organize local communities as active citizens in shaping and determining change in their communities. With a particular focus on disadvantaged and vulnerable communities, this training helps to shape their perspectives in the development of social, economic, and environmental policy while empowering and strengthening the communities’ voice.
Fundamentals of Advocacy
Trainings shares the nuts and bolts of advocacy in this information-packed session. Attendees will learn about the fundamentals: building and maintaining government and community relationships, identifying and effectively communicating community needs and concerns, and becoming a key player in shaping the District’s policy making.
Outreach & Engagement
Training focuses on how to reach your hard to reach clients: get the 411 on effective outreach and engagement. Outreach vs. Engagement and what’s the difference. Participants will leave with important crowd-sourced information about outreach venues, virtual and IRL (in real life).
Fundamentals of Communication
Training focuses on effective communications including the timing of information sharing, identifying your audience, flyer design, and tips and tricks to effectively delivering your message.