Virtual

Tuesday, November 08, 2016 2:00 PM ~ 3:30 PM ET

Public and private grants alike continue to emphasize the importance of a solid sustainability plan – a clear strategy for ensuring program continuation beyond the life of any one given grant. Key aspects of a sustainability plan include the integration of development into overall organizational operations, diverse funding streams, and the ability to leverage social media.

Description

Join this webinar, Building Blocks to Sustainability: Strategies for Long-term Impact, to learn how to succeed at sustainability despite the changing funding landscape. Hear from your peers in the YouthBuild field who lead programs that thrive beyond their DOL YouthBuild grant, and identify resources and approaches that can help shape your program’s strategy for prolonged community impact.

Moderator(s)

Mark Smith, Workforce Analyst, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Presenter(s)

Phoebe Reeves, Associate Director for Training and Assistance, YouthBuild USA

Joanna James, Executive Director, Project ReBuild, Canton, OH

Spencer Perry, Digital Communications Manager, YouthBuild USA

Sarah Peterson, Communications & Development Associate, YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School

Jennifer Schifano, CSET Instructor and Barista Trainer, YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School

Amber Palmeri, Program Manager, Mile High Youth Corps