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

March 15 th 10AM-11:30AM Facilitator: Colleen Kane

2. Building Community Advisory Groups

March 22 nd 10AM-11AM Facilitator: Shannon Stober

3. Strategic Planning and Implementation

March 29 th 10AM-11AM Facilitator: Roch Turner

4. Social Media and Marketing for Nonprofits

April 5 th 10 AM-11AM Facilitator: Morgan Slemberger

5. Evaluation for Everyday Use

April 12 th 10AM-11AM Facilitator: Kate Chapin

6. Creating Community Awareness and Stakeholder Involvement

April 19 th 10 AM-11AM Facilitator: Andrea Vernon



For more information, please contact:

Heidi Strohmyer, MTCC Program Specialist

strohmyer@mtcompact.org , 406 243-2379