Held twice per year, the Community Building Institute series offers participants intentional, proven approaches to community entry, needs assessment, and ultimately creates high impact, community-driven programs and initiatives.The CBI is based on the community-building framework, or "6 steps," that are used as a model to undergird sustainable community development initiatives. The web-based series is held over six hour-long sessions. Participants have opportunities to interact with trainers and are provided support materials and a certificate upon completion of the training.

SERIES COST: $50 per seat*
*Fee waived for Montana Campus Compact Affiliates;
*$25 per seat for other State Compacts and their Affiliates

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1. Introduction to CBI and Community Assessment

September 29, 10 AM-11:30 AM, Facilitator: Colleen Kane

2. Creating Community Awareness and Stakeholder Involvement

October 6, 10 AM-11 AM, Facilitator: Andrea Vernon

3. Strategic Planning and Implementation

October 13, 10 AM-11 AM, Facilitator: Roch Turner

4. Social Media and Marketing for Nonprofits

October 20, 10 AM-11 AM, Facilitator: Kelsey O’Donnell

5. Building Advisory Boards

October 27, 10 AM-11 AM, Facilitator: Shannon Stober

6. Evaluation for Everyday Use

November 3, 10 AM-11 AM, Facilitator: Kate Chapin



For more information, please contact:

Alysa Kelly, MTCC Program Specialist

kelly@mtcompact.org , 406 243-2379