Resourceful Communities offers a variety of training opportunities to strengthen community programming. Our trainings are designed to meet the needs of grassroots organizations and take many forms: workshops, individual trainings, and peer learning visits. Support is provided at no cost.


We hope you’ll join us at one of our network events listed below. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for additional information or give us a call if you have questions!


2023 Upcoming Events




Regional Leadership Workshops: Making Local Government Work For You
10 AM – 3 PM




Join us for one of our Fall Regional Leadership Workshops, “Making Local Government Work for You”. This training is open to rural non-profits, community groups, and faith-based organizations located in North Carolina.


Helping organizations navigate and engage with local government is crucial for community development and growth. Therefore, we’re excited about our agenda which includes hands-on activities, resource sharing, and peer presentations.


Goal and Objectives:

  • Share information on various local and state public agencies
  • Empower partners in government decision-making in their community
  • Provide hands-on and demonstration opportunities for community partners’ programming




Western NC, October 5th, Black Mountain registration:


Eastern NC, October 19th, Rocky Mount registration:



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

MEALS:  Snacks and lunch will be provided as needed.

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

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

QUESTIONS?  Contact Donna Pratt at