Calendar

Calendar

September 2017

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How to Build a Culture of…
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Housing Day at the State House
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 
Undoing Racism
5:30pm-8pm Thursday, 9:00am-5:00pm Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm Saturday
 
Undoing Racism
5:30pm-8pm Thursday, 9:00am-5:00pm Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm Saturday
 
Undoing Racism
5:30pm-8pm Thursday, 9:00am-5:00pm Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm Saturday
 
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Group Facilitation: Bringing Community Meetings to Life
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September 2017

  • Thursday September 7, 2017

    How to Build a Culture of…

    2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Location:
    89 South Street, Boston, MA 02111
    Instructor:
    Ed Wilson, BUILD Boston

    We’ve heard the phrase "culture eats strategy for breakfast" but where does one begin when thinking about shifting an organization’s culture? Fixing culture is the most critical—and the most...

  • Tuesday September 12, 2017

    Nonprofit Executive RoundTable (NET)

    8:30-10:30 a.m.
    Location:
    ESC Offices (176 Federal St., Ste. 5-C, Boston, MA 02110)
    Instructor:
    ESC New England

    It can be lonely at the top. Nonprofit executives are peerless within their organization, with no one to talk to about sensitive issues and challenging situations. ESC of New England is pleased to...

  • Wednesday September 13, 2017 - Friday September 15, 2017

    National Walking Summit

    Location:
    Intercontinental St. Paul Riverfront Hotel (11 E Kellogg Blvd, St Paul, MN 55101)

    America Walks is excited to bring the 2017 National Walking Summit to St. Paul, MN. The National Walking Summit is the premier opportunity for community advocates, nonprofit representatives,...

  • Wednesday September 13, 2017

    Housing 4-Pack One: Housing Literacy

    8:45 - 3:30
    Location:
    Colonial Estates (1 Beacon Circle, Springfield, MA 01119)
    Instructor:
    MassHousing: TAP Training

    What is affordable housing? What is public housing? What is assisted housing? What is a mobile voucher? What is a project based subsidy? What is a housing program? LIHTC, what? What are...

  • Thursday September 14, 2017 - Saturday September 16, 2017

    Undoing Racism

    5:30pm-8pm Thursday, 9:00am-5:00pm Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm Saturday
    Location:
    Urban Edge (1542 Columbus Avenue, Boston, MA 02119)
    Instructor:
    The People's Institute for Survival and Beyond

    “This is a transformative training that gave us a shared analysis on race for our community organizing work.”   - Haymarket Grantee

    Through dialogue, reflection, role-playing...

  • Thursday September 14, 2017

    Housing Day at the State House

    9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

    Please join CHAPA for our 3rd Housing Day at the State House on Thursday, September 14, 2017. As the need for affordable housing grows, we hope you will attend with other housing advocates and...

  • Thursday September 14, 2017

    Nonprofit Incorporation Workshop

    4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    Location:
    Goodwin (100 Northern Ave., Boston, MA 02110)
    Instructor:
    Lawyer's Clearinghouse

    Are you a leader of an existing nonprofit organization or have an interest in creating a new one? Do you have questions and concerns about incorporating and/or filing for tax-exempt status?  ...

  • Thursday September 14, 2017

    Advanced Asset Management Concepts for Multifamily LIHTC Projects - A Tax Credit Developer’s Perspective

    2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT

    Webinar

    The foundation of an effective and efficient multifamily asset management function leverages both industry best practices and state of the art information technology. Software...

  • Friday September 15, 2017

    Enriching Your Understanding of the Experience of Aging

    8:45am to 1:00pm
    Location:
    Coleman House (677 Winchester Street, Newton, MA 02459)

    Through interactive discussion and presentation, participants will come away with a better understanding of their own personal experience of aging and ageism and how that relates to the ...

  • Sunday September 17, 2017 - Friday September 22, 2017

    Skills for Productive Conflict

    Instructor:
    Sole & Associates

    Overview:

    People differ from one another on many important dimensions: We are men and women. We are of different races and cultures. For reasons including organizational role, some of us...

  • Tuesday September 19, 2017

    Art of the Schmooze

    6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
    Location:
    NonProfit Center (89 South Street, Boston, MA 02111)

    Art of the Schmooze 

    Forming and cultivating relationships is at the heart of any successful fundraising campaign, volunteer drive, committee effort or community building activity....

  • Tuesday September 19, 2017

    Understanding the Impact of Trauma and Addressing the Needs of Youth and Families

    8:45am to 4:00pm
    Location:
    Coes Pond (39 First Street, Worcester, MA 01602)

    More and more research is emerging on the impact of trauma within families. This training will cover the core essential elements of understanding trauma, the neurobiology of trauma, and the...

  • Thursday September 21, 2017

    Partnership Agreement Essentials for Tax Credit Developers (Part I)

    2:00 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

    So, what exactly is the purpose of a limited partnership agreement (LPA) in a partnership that leverages Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) equity to build affordable rental housing? More...

  • Friday September 22, 2017

    Know Your Rights Train-the-Trainer Presentation: Teach Your Team How to Empower Immigrants and Asylum Seekers

    10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    Location:
    Worcester Community Action Council (484 Main Street, 2nd Floor Board Room, Worcester, MA 01608)

    Community Action and other human services staff work with individuals and families in need from all walks of life, and from all corners of the globe. In today’s world, it is important that staff...

  • Friday September 22, 2017

    Planning for LGBTQ Inclusive Urban Spaces: Lessons from Atlanta and Tampa

    4:00pm
    Location:
    Amherst Room, UMass Club (1 Beacon Street, 32nd Floor, Boston, MA 02108)

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    Petra Doan is Professor in the Department of Urban and Regional...

  • Monday September 25, 2017

    Informational Call for MKI Certificate Program

    2:00 - 3:00 PM

    Do you want to learn more about the Mel King Institute's Certificate Program? We will be hosting a phone call on September 25th as a chance for us to explain in more detail about the structure and...

  • Wednesday September 27, 2017

    Planning 101

    9:30am - 2:30pm
    Location:
    The John D. O'Bryant African-American Institute at Northeastern U (40 Leon Street, Boston, MA 02115)
    Instructor:
    Amanda Chisholm- Metropolitan Area Planning Council and Ralph Willmer- FAICP, Principal Planner

    This training course will provide participants with an introduction to the basic principles and practices of planning. Participants will learn about different fields of planning, ranging from...

  • Wednesday September 27, 2017

    Walking Towards Justice- The Color of Law

    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

    To provide an open platform for discussion and aid in identifying potential solutions to improve walkability for ALL, America Walks has launched a new social equity-inspired online discussion...

  • Wednesday September 27, 2017

    Reasonable Accommodations Level 1: What You Need to Know

    8:45am to 3:30pm

    This training is for those who have very little knowledge of reasonable accommodations and fair housing for people with disabilities or for those who just need a refresher. As a basic level...

  • Thursday September 28, 2017

    Introduction to the LIHTC Financial Model - Development Costs, Basis, 15-Year Operating Pro Forma & Tax Benefits (Part II)

    2:00 to 3:30 PM EDT

    WEBINAR

    While the limited partnership agreement is the legal contract for a LIHTC project, the financial model is the roadmap of expectations to which the tax credit developer is held...

  • Thursday September 28, 2017

    Effective Supervision: Creating a Culture of Mutual Respect

    9:00 A.M. TO 3:30 P.M.

    Effective supervision contributes directly to mission effectiveness for your nonprofit. It is critical to maintaining a productive staff in the face of shifting and competing priorities. Strong...

  • Friday September 29, 2017

    Group Facilitation: Bringing Community Meetings to Life

    9:00am to 3:30pm, 8:30am registration and refreshments
    Location:
    Way Finders (120 Maple Street, Fourth Floor, Springfield, MA 01103)
    Instructor:
    Jennifer Raitt, Town of Arlington, Director of Department of Planning and Community Development

    Do you attend or lead meetings that fail to achieve meeting or project goals? This day-long Meeting Facilitation workshop will introduce participants to effective meeting preparation, including...