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2018 Annual Conference – Missouri CAN

Missouri Community Action Network

2018 Annual Conference

Better Together

May 15-17 in Lake of the Ozarks, MO
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Conference Program

Conference Web Page

Overview

Our focus this year is building connections and relationships across agencies, across departments and across fields with the mantra that we are “Better Together.”  A cord of three strands isn’t easily broken—neither is a Network of 19 agencies!

See conference program for session presenters and descriptions.

Missouri CAN Awards

Two awards will be presented at the opening luncheon: Outstanding Community Service Award and Charles Braithwait Leadership Award

Keynote Speaker

Significance in Simple Moments (short video preview), Jon Petz, Bore No More, LLC

Pre-Conference Sessions

  • Prescriptions for Success: Designing a Board Culture That Matters
  • Mindfulness 101: Skills for Everyday Resilience Working with Those in Poverty

Workshops and Roundtable

Tuesday, May 15

  • Be a Social Entrepreneur
  • Healthy Homes: What We Know About Housing and Its Health Impact
  • Sowing the Seeds of Wonder: Discovering the Garden in Early Childhood and Head Start
  • Trauma Informed Organizations
  • Sustainable Natural Building Projects: Alternatives for Success

Wednesday, May 16

  • Community Economic Development 101
  • Using Organizational Standards for Success
  • Creative Early Childhood Nutrition for Learning
  • Uncovering the Mystery to the Mastery of Your Amazing Performance
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  • Wealth Works: Mapping Local Economic Success
  • Welcome to CSBG
  • Discovering the Garden in Early Childhood and Head Start Education
  • Head Start and Community Action: Integration for Success
  • Coaching Employees for Peak Performance
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  • Social Enterprises: Putting Together the Financial Puzzle Pieces
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention: Think and Act
  • Welcome to Missouri: An Introduction to Food Needs and Programs
  • Technology Best Practices for Non-Profits
  • Energy Efficient Construction

Thursday, May 17

  • Financial Outlook for Non-Profits
  • Nine Hole-In-One Ideas for Better Risk Management
  • Missouri Head Start Best Practices
  • Just Ain’t Like it Used to Be: Engaging New Generations in the Workforce
  • MIS Roundtable

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