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Partnerships and Capacity Building Training Schedule

Discover when a technical assistance and training meeting will take place near you to help you improve program services. 

These one-day capacity-building technical assistance and training meets are designed to help organizations improve program services, explore ways to fund program services, and develop community partnerships to meet the needs of their clients. Meeting participants learn about SAMHSA’s mission and grant programs, as well as state program initiatives, grant programs, and block grant changes.

Participants will learn how to:

  • successfully attract potential funders and consumers using brochures, press releases, and public services
  • use social media (Facebook, Twitter, and more) to publish program services, events, and activities
  • raise money in a variety of ways to fund program services and program service components
  • partner and form long-term relationships with organizations to support the needs of clients/consumers
  • manage program funds, including developing budgets, hiring bookkeepers, and having an audit
  • develop strong and effective board leadership
  • use evaluation outcomes to attract potential funders

2015 Meetings

February 11, 2015 in New Brunswick, NJ
New Jersey Department of Children and Families
Registration closed
Contacts: Danielle Garrett or Jocelyn Whitfield

March 9, 2015 in Atlanta GA
Martin Luther King Federal Building
Register online
Contacts: J. Keith Stewart or Jocelyn Whitfield

March 17, 2015 in Sacramento, CA
John E. Moss Federal Building
Register online
Contacts: Danielle Garrett or Jocelyn Whitfield

March 19, 2015 in Denver, CO
Co Bank Leadership Center
Register online
Contacts: Danielle Garrett or Jocelyn Whitfield

March 23, 2015 in Seattle WA
Urban Impact: 7728 Ranier Ave. South
Register online
Contacts: J. Keith Stewart or Jocelyn Whitfield

April 7, 2015 in New Orleans, LA
United Way of Southeast Louisiana
Register online
Contacts: J. Keith Stewart or Jocelyn Whitfield

April 8, 2015 in Kansas City, MO
Kauffman Center
Register online
Contacts: J. Keith Stewart or Jocelyn Whitfield

May 5, 2015 in Boston, MA
Salvation Army-KROC Center
Register online
Contacts: Danielle Garrett or Jocelyn Whitfield

May 12, 2015 in Wilmington, DE
United Way of Delaware
Register online
Contacts: J. Keith Stewart or Jocelyn Whitfield

May 15, 2015 in Detroit, MI
Office of Infrastructure Protection
Register online
Contacts: Danielle Garrett or Jocelyn Whitfield

Last Updated: 10/12/2018