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2023 Webinars & Events

2023 Webinars & Events

Featuring a comprehensive slate of webinars, public policy opportunities and trainings, our 2023 event lineup includes:

-NALCAB Webinars
-NALCAB National Conference
-Summer in the States: At-Home Advocacy

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2023 NALCAB Webinar‌s

 

 


LEAD Fellowship Application Q&A and Information Session

January 19, 2023

Learn more about NALCAB’s new Latino Executive Advancement & Development (LEAD) Fellowship. We’ll provide a full overview of the program syllabus, eligibility requirements and application instructions. We’ll finish up with a Q&A section to answer any pending questions.

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New Opportunities 2023: Federal Funding, Advocacy & Congressional Updates

January 26, 2023 | 2PM CT

Join our public policy team as we highlight key federal funding and advocacy opportunities to look forward to in 2023, and provide important updates from the 118th Congress.

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Grow Your Small Business Lending Program

February 21, 2023 | 2PM CT

NALCAB’s Small Business Loan Guarantee (SBLG) Program offers a solution for those small business loans you really wanted to make, but “just missed” your qualification guidelines. Learn how this resource can improve your organization’s loan volume, support more small business borrowers and meet your community’s small business lending needs. This webinar is funded by a grant from the US Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency. NALCAB’s SBLG program was established with support from Kaiser Permanente and the Wells Fargo Open for Business Fund.

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Building a Successful Community Economic Development (CED) Grant Application

March 9, 2023 | 2PM CT

In this webinar, community economic development expert, Jeanne Shaw, will provide an overview of the 2023 Community Economic Development (CED) grant application and best practices for planning a successful CED project.

Through the CED grant program, the Office of Community Service supports business development projects that improve and create jobs for low-income individuals. This flexible funding can be used to support a wide range of projects and investment strategies, from business incubators to manufacturing business expansion. Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the US Small Business Administration.

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Jumpstart your Financial Education Curriculum With the FDIC’s Money Smart Program

March 16, 2023 | 2PM CT

Does your financial capability program need a refresh? The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s (FDIC) Money Smart Financial Education Program provides a proven curriculum, in English and Spanish, for adults and small business to enhance their money skills and create positive banking relationships. Join us and the FDIC in this 1.5-hour “train-the-trainer” session, where you’ll learn how you can tailor these FREE resources to help your clients.

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The President's FY 2024 Budget Request: Overview & Impact on Community Development

March 30, 2023 | 2PM CT

Get a targeted overview of the Biden Administration’s FY 2024 budget request, and the federal funding process as it relates to the communities our network serves. This is a great chance to learn more about federal programs that can benefit your work and discuss strategies to ensure they are robustly funded.

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Public Policy Brief & Advocacy Opportunities: What are Policymakers Doing for Latinos & the Organizations that Support Them

May 18, 2023 | 2PM CT

Join NALCAB for in depth discussion on the state of play on public policies impacting our communities. We will highlight policy priorities for the federal budget, give you an update federal budget process, and how you can advocate for robust federal resources for your community. Register today to hear more about how to make a difference in our communities.

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Strategies for Success: CDFI Fund Grant Application and Certification Guidance

May 25, 2023 | 2PM CT

The US Treasury CDFI Fund Technical Assistance (TA) and Financial Assistance (FA) awards can provide significant capital to strengthen your organization’s lending programs. Join us to receive tips and advice from a leading community development expert on preparing a strong CDFI Fund application for your organization. We’ll also discuss recent CDFI Fund changes, including certification eligibility and reporting requirements.  Funded with support from Citi Foundation & TD Bank Charitable Foundation. Also funded in part by a cooperative agreement with the US Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.” 
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From Concept to Completion: Realities in Affordable Housing Development

June 29, 2023 | 2PM CT

Affordable housing development can be difficult to navigate. In this webinar, affordable development expert Feliciano Vera will cover the planning and predevelopment process, and review requirements for small-scale developers to construct or re-invest in residential projects that seek to create affordable options. Made possible with support from the JPMorgan Chase Foundation & NeighborWorks America.

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Creative Placemaking in Changing Communities

July 20, 2023 | 1PM CT

Creative placemaking is a process where community members, artists and cultural organizations work with developers to address social and economic issues. This strategic approach to enhancing the lives of local residents requires partnership across all of these sectors to bring about community-led systemic change. In this webinar, the National Endowment for the Arts will highlight theories of change and ways that arts and culture can be integrated into community development to support placemaking and placekeeping. Made possible with support from the JPMorgan Chase Foundation.
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Summer in the States: At-Home Advocacy Campaign Launch

July 27, 2023 | 2PM CT

This webinar kicks off Summer in the States – NALCAB’s in-state advocacy event, where you can connect virtually with policymakers and promote federal funding priorities for community and economic development programs as legislators gear up to pass the annual federal budget upon their return to Washington from Summer recess.

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Overcoming Barriers to Affordable Housing Development

August 31, 2023 | 2PM CT

Zoning laws and ordinances impact community development and often limit options for low-cost housing in the communities that could most benefit from it. In this webinar, field experts will review these barriers and highlight potential solutions to zoning codes or permitting processes that create challenges when supplying quality affordable housing options. Made possible with support from the JPMorgan Chase Foundation.

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Field Report: Best Practices for Integrating Fintech Into Your Programmatic Work

October 19, 2023 | 2PM CT

From creating a budget to helping build and establish credit, fintech has become a major tool for advancing financial health in low-and moderate- income (LMI) Latino and immigrant communities. Join us and Change Machine to learn how you can best integrate fintech into your financial capability services. We’ll also share our newly published fintech guide, informed by three years of support and research.

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Reduce the Risk of a Successful Cyber Attack with CISA’s Free Cybersecurity Services and Tools

Dec 6, 2023 | 2PM CT

Bad actors use known vulnerabilities and phishing attacks to compromise the security of organizations. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) offers no-cost vulnerability scans and weekly reports that encourage adoption of best practices and enable organizations to better secure internet-facing systems from weak configurations and known vulnerabilities. Join the conversation with U.S. Treasury Deputy Director of Domestic Cyber Policy Mitchell Wander to learn how to access these services and tools to increase resilience and enhance security for nonprofit financial organizations, vendors, and clients. Deputy Director Wander will also discuss the latest Financial Services Sector Vulnerability Snapshot report and take questions from webinar participants.

2023 NALCAB National Conference

NALCAB’s national conference is the place to learn, network, and explore opportunities in the field of Latino community economic development. Conference training focuses on industry best practices, strategies for economic and social justice, and professional development. Stay tuned for more details.


Summer in the States: August 2023

Summer in the States is NALCAB’s annual federal funding advocacy campaign to connect our members with congressional representatives that are in their home states for the month-long Congressional District Recess. This is an opportunity to meet virtually with legislators throughout the month of August and promote funding for programs in the FY 2023 federal budget that are critical to your organization’s work. Stay tuned as we reveal more details!

->  This is a NALCAB members & subgrantees-only opportunity.


Summer in the States: At-Home Advocacy Campaign Launch

July 27, 2023 | 2PM CT

This webinar kicks off Summer in the States – NALCAB’s in-state advocacy event, where you can connect virtually with policymakers and promote federal funding priorities for community and economic development programs as legislators gear up to pass the annual federal budget upon their return to Washington from Summer recess.

-> This webinar is open to NALCAB members and subgrantees only.

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