Elle Cathey

Associate Marketing Manager at Leadership Strategies, Inc. - The Facilitation Company

Interested infacilitationstrategic planningconsultingcommunity engagementMeeting Facilitationcommunicationschange management

How to Engage and Mobilize Groups: 4 Proven Facilitation Techniques

Wed, Oct 05, 2016 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

When you’re tasked to lead groups, build consensus, and deliver solutions to clients or community stakeholders, the quality of every single interaction matters. Getting your board meetings, community meetings, and internal meetings RIGHT and planning them thoughtfully is a no-brainer, yet so many... (continued)


Taggedfacilitatorsfacilitationcollaborationcommunity engagementgroupsteamworkleadershipmobilizationwebinarsdysfunction

Community Organizers Handbook

This handbook is the one-stop-shop for tips, tricks and how-tos for organizing local communities. It is a dedicated space for organizers to share back what they learn, ideas they have, and experiences that can help make other groups and other events even better. Pages include overviews, case studies from organizers in the field, and available... (continued)

Taggedadvocacyorganizingcommunity engagementprogrammanagement & technical assistanceengagement / community organizingcommunity improvement & capacity buildingadministrative

Rethink The Update: Building Meaningful Online Engagement

Wed, May 20, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

You know that your organization matters to your supporters, but social media status updates are falling upon deaf ears. What is missing? More often than not, it’s simply a question of stepping back and looking at three things: Who is your audience, what do they want to discuss, and how are they valued online... (continued)

Taggedsocial mediafacebookcommunity engagementmarketing strategycultivation

Pathways through Participation: What Creates and Sustains Active Citizenship?

This report provides the practical intelligence that will enable voluntary & community organisations, public service providers and government at all levels to better support and develop participation. It is only through hearing people’s personal stories, and focusing on their individual experience,... (continued)

Taggedvolunteerscommunity buildingcommunity engagementmanagement & technical assistanceengagement / community organizingcommunity improvement & capacity buildingadvocacyadministrativecitizenship

Coming Together - Building Community Collaboration and Consensus

Provides practical information for building collaborative partnerships, identifying and engaging stakeholders, developing and completing goals and objectives, and achieving success.


Taggedcollaborations / mergerscollaborationpartnershipsalliancescommunity engagementyouth participationmobilization

Center on Budget & Policy Priorities website

One of the nation’s premier policy organizations working at the federal and state levels on fiscal policy and public programs that affect low- and moderate-income families and individuals.


Taggedpublic policiesprogramgovernmentadvocacypublic policycommunity engagementsocial justic

NonprofitVote website

Founded in 2005, The NonprofitVote partners with America’s nonprofits to help the people they serve participate and vote.


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Protecting Nonprofits Rights

OMB Watch strives to encourage and expand the rights of nonprofit organizations to engage in public policy advocacy and nonpartisan voter engagement efforts. Their resource center follows developments in the Political Activities Compliance Initiative (PACI) in working towards clear rules for nonpartisan voter engagement.


Taggedadvocacycampaignlobbyingcommunity engagementprogram

Effective Service eCourse

The Effective Service courses are comprised of the following two courses designed to give you the tools you need to be a successful volunteer with organizations in your community:
ES101: Trends in Volunteerism; and
ES102: How to be An Effective Volunteer.


Taggedvolunteerismvolunteer toolsvolunteer managementvolunteer leadershipvolunteer ecourseprogramleadership developmentleadershipelearningeffective volunteering

Student Volunteer Connections

We work to foster the engagement of University of Guelph students with the on and off campus community by connecting students and local organizations through mutually beneficial volunteer placements.

Interested involunteerismstudentsuniversityeducationcommunity engagement

Casa Familiar Case Statement

Casa Familiar Case Statement completed by: Jessica Bird, Jessica Green and
Teresa Smith

“We strongly believe that people determine their own future, family, and community. The goal is to find tools to achieve this.”
-Andrea Skorepa, Chief Executive Officer

Vision: To organize and empower residents in San Ysidro and... (continued)

TaggedCasa FamiliarSan YsidroHispanicspanishservice and community development organizationcivic engagementarts & cultureeducationcommunity engagementsocial services

Online Community Engagement Wiki

This wiki is intended to help novices and advanced users alike regarding effective online community engagement; help anyone who wants to cultivate impactful, engaging online community activities, particularly regarding the cultivation of communities of practice/knowledge networks; and provide essential information and links related to... (continued)

Taggedcommunity engagementinternet technologyonline engagementprogrammanagement & technical assistanceengagement / community organizingcommunity improvement & capacity buildingadvocacyadministrative

Tondochan LaSylvet-Hatchett

Servant leader serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA member as an Economic Opportunity Coordinator with South Oakland Shelter.

Interested incommunity engagementcommunity improvement & capacity buildingServant Leadershipnonprofit marketingspecial eventsIn-kind Donations