The City of Lakewood’s Community Collaboration group will host a session titled “Networking for better services for all people of Lakewood” on January 14, 2009 from 9:30-11:30 AM in Council Chambers (6000 Main St. SW, Lakewood)
On the agenda:
- Sylvie McGee of All For A Good Cause Consulting will present the Human Services Needs Assessment Report to the Collaboration. The Report was presented to the Lakewood City Council on December 15th and Sylvie will report findings, and recommendations to the Collaboration and answer your questions about the Needs Assessment.
- Liz Health, the Executive Director of the Nonprofit Center, will lead a discussion on the challenges of nonprofit sustainability and strategies for success during these difficult times. The discussion will also include the opportunity to raise your own questions and concerns as well as to discuss the principles of self-fulfilling prophecies.
- Nikolay Kvasnyuk, Partnership Specialist with the U.S. Dept. of Commerce, will talk about the importance of the 2010 census and about the ways organizations and leaders with influence in local communities can be instrumental to reach local residents with the message that 2010 Census is important, easy, and safe.
2. INTRODUCTIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS ‚Äì Time Permitting