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Resourceful Communities offers a variety of training opportunities to strengthen community skills. Our capacity building efforts are designed to meet the needs of limited-resource organizations and takes many forms:  workshops, individual trainings, and coaching. Support is provided at no-cost and builds the capacity of the organizations to deliver more effective community programming.

We hope you’ll join us at one of our network events listed below.  Keep an eye on our Facebook page for additional information!

Resourceful Communities 2017 Fall Workshops


 SEPTEMBER

September 12-13 | Grassroots Convening 21 
Go Local: Build Power, Partnerships and Impact
Camp Caraway Conference Center
Sophia, NC (outside Asheboro)

Registration is Open!
Visit https://grc21.eventbrite.com to register!

September 27 | Fundraising - Eastern NC
Location to be determined

September 28 | Fundraising – Western, NC 


OCTOBER

October 4 | Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) Learning Circle - Western NC
Park Lunch-and-Learn: Active Living in Natural Spaces
Lake Norman State Park 
759 State Park, Troutman, NC

October 18 | Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) Learning Circle - Eastern NC

Park Lunch-and-Learn: Active Living in Natural Spaces Outside 
Cliffs of the Neuse State Park
240 Park Entrance Road, Seven Springs, NC

Participants will:

  • Enjoy an easy walk with a Park Ranger and learn how to schedule a visit.
  • Explore easy-to-access outdoor resources in your community.
  • Explore benefits of and barriers to spending time in nature.
  • Learn simple strategies to bring the outdoors to your programs.
Registration starting soon!


NOVEMBER

November 2 | Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) Learning Circle - Eastern NC 
Increase Access and Reduce Waste:  Food Preservation 
Location to be determined.

November 9 | Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) Learning Circle – Western NC
Increase Access and Reduce Waste:  Food Preservation 
Location to be Determined

November 30 | Faith and Food Fail Fest
Location to be determined



The following information applies to all events:


COST:  There is no charge to attend, but ALL participants must register in advance.

MEALS:  Snacks and lunch will be provided.

MILEAGE ALLOWANCE:  A mileage allowance is provided, limit one allowance per car.

LODGING:  Lodging is offered to those driving more than 2 hours to the workshop closest to your home.

QUESTIONS?  Contact Kathleen Marks at kmarks@conservationfund.org.