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: $55 per seat*
This fee is waived for faculty, staff and service members from Montana Campus Compact affiliate institutions;

*$28 per seat for other State Compacts and their Affiliates
(*Includes Eventbrite fees)


Introduction to CBI and Evaluation for Everyday Use

Facilitator: Callye Foster and Kate Chapin

2. Building Community Advisory Groups

Facilitator: Shannon Stober

3. Community Assessment

Facilitator: Colleen Kane

4. Strategic Planning and Implementation

Facilitator: Roch Turner

5. Creating Community Awareness and Stakeholder Involvement

Facilitator: Andrea Vernon

6. Social Media and Marketing for Nonprofits

Facilitator: Morgan Slemberger

To reserve space or for more information, please contact Callye Foster, MTCC Program Specialist email: foster@mtcompact.org phone: 406-243-2379