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Upcoming Community Development Meetings

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GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP2017 - Grant Writing Workshop Flyer

Tuesday - January 30, 2018

EMS Building - Miltonvale, KS
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Speaker:  Nancy Daniels, Community Vitality Specialist, K-State Research & Extension

What you will learn:  *Sources of data for community needs  *Elements of a great grant proposal   *Practicing the grant elements   *Where to find grants   *Developing grant budgets

Registration Cost:  $15.00 (covers refreshments, lunch, materials)
Payable at the Door - Make Checks payable to:  River Valley District

To Register call the River Valley District, Clay Center Office at 785-632-5335 by Monday - January 22, 2018

Questions:  Contact John Forshee at 785-632-5335 or jforshee@ksu.edu

Sponsored by:  K-State Research & Extension River Valley District #4

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COMMUNITY BOARD LEADERSHIP SERIES

February 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2018

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

River Valley Extension District in cooperation with K-State Research & Extension Community Development Program Team will be offering the four-session series which will include a light lunch.

The Board Leadership Series provides an opportunity to give community based boards - elected, appointed, or recognized by local units of government - affordable training necessary to be most effective and efficient with their responsibilities.  The sessions are are high-tech/high touch with a presenter being linked into all sessions being held across the state via Zoom technology.

  • February 6 - Board Basics:  Roles & Responsibilities of Board Members/Effective Meetings
  • February 13 - Fiscal Responsibilities, Fundraising, and Legal/Ethical Issues
  • February 20 - Understanding Fellow Board Members/Conflict Resolution
  • February 27 - Strategic Planning

Registration will be $40 per individual seat at the series.

However, group rates may be negotiated for boards or businesses wanting to send multiple individuals.  Boards may also buy one seat and send a different individual to each session.

Contact John Forshee at the Clay Center Office (785-632-5335) for more information or to negotiate rates for your group.