New York State Community Action Association
Community Action Emerging Leaders’ Institute
What is the Community Action Emerging Leaders Institute (ELI)?
- Formal training to build skills and knowledge
- Peer networking opportunities to build local and statewide relationships
- Book talk(s) with books chosen by the group
Participants from CAAs in New York will explore their leadership styles, develop leadership aptitude and empower themselves and others. By equipping Emerging Leaders with these critical skills, NYSCAA is ensuring that Community Action Agencies are able to continue the important work of helping people, changing lives -our mission that impacts hundreds of thousands of low and moderate-income New Yorkers every year.
Sampling of ELI Topics
Budgeting: Program & Agency
History of Community Action
Working with A Board of Directors
Program Development and Evaluation
HR issues for leaders