US Covenant Partner Academy

WELCOME TO THE US COVENANT PARTNER academy

Introductory courses (click link in parentheses for class)

Faith Builders/Church relations
  • Introduction to the Faith Builders Program:Kirk Lyman-Barner, 2010 (PowerPoint)
  • Building relationships with churches: Ronnie McBrayer, 2012 (VIDEO)


Family selection





Family partnering

  • Financial literacy for homeowners Wells Fargo-Hands on Banking: Connie Bryant, 2012 (PowerPoint)
  • Link to Hands on Banking (Website)

Construction

  • Green Building for New Affordable Homes and Rehabs: Chris Zitelli, 2011 (PowerPoint)
  • Successful green building stories: Kirk Lyman-Barner & Mark Galey, 2012 (PowerPoint)
  • NAHB-Research Center Green Building Checklist New Construction: Kirk Lyman-Barner, 2012 (Excel)

Finance and insurance

Fundraising and development

  • Fundraising 101: Charlie Park, 2009 (PowerPoint)
  • How to Make The Ask: Beverly Black, 2010 (PowerPoint)
  • Top Ten Fundraising Lessons: Bill Allen, 2012 (PDF)
  • Proposal writing basics: Val Porter, 2012 (VIDEO)
  • Grant-seeking basics: Val Porter, 2012 (VIDEO)
  • Your Board and Fundraising-Valerie Porter,Foundation Center-Atlanta (PowerPoint), (2013)
  • Your Board and Fundraising (Video)-Valerie Porter, Foundation Center-Atlanta, (2013)

Volunteers

Board Development/Nominating Committees

Communications

aDVANCED COURSES (CLICK LINK IN PARENTHESES FOR CLASS)


Faith Builders/Church relations

  • Setting the Agenda-Meditations for the Organization's Soul: Stoesz & Stiffney, 2011 (Click to Order)

Family selection

Family partnering

Construction

Finance and insurance

  • FCH Land Trust Alternative: Harry Borders, 2011 (PowerPoint)

Fundraising & development



Volunteers


Board Development/Nominating Committees
  • Solving the Leadership Gap-Don't forget the Boomers: Kirk Lyman-Barner, 2011 (Blog Article)
  • Solving the Leadership Gap-Look for a passionate smile: Kirk Lyman-Barner, 2011 (Blog Article)
  • Solving the Leadership Gap-Giving shy people the strength...: Kirk Lyman-Barner, 2011 (Blog Article)
  • Solving the Leadership Gap-Blessed are the piemakers: Kirk Lyman-Barner, 2011 (Blog Article)
  • Solving the Leadership Gap-Ciques vs movements: Kirk Lyman-Barner, 2012 (Blog Article)
Communications