If you haven't yet registered for the amazing Brushy Fork Institute, now's the time. The four-day leadership-building wroskhop is offering several new tracks this year, including Advanced Grantwriting and Emergency Preparedness for Non-Profits. From their website:
At the Brushy Fork Annual Institute, you will build hands-on skills, expand your network of contacts and resources and explore contemporary Appalachian issues. The three-day Institute includes:
- Hands-on workshop tracks that develop your skills in areas such as grant writing, web site development, leadership, nonprofit management, finances and community development;
- Informative plenary sessions presented by nationally known experts;
- Networking opportunities with other people working to improve life in their communities.