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Mel King Institute: Upcoming Fall Trainings

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September 15, 2010

The Mel King Institute has several new trainings this fall, including  "An Introduction to Community and Economic Development" on September 24, 2010 in Roxbury, MA and "Leadership Development Strategies for Community Development Practitioners" on October 8, 2010 in Lawrence, MA. These trainings will provide participants with a strong foundation of community development basics. Participants will leave more aware of the history of community development, and more aware of the tools they need to make an impact. The training will be led by Christina Clamp.

An "Introduction to Community and Economic Development" will be lead by Professor Christina Clamp and is intended to support new community development employees, interns, volunteers, and participants by providing a solid understanding of basic concepts and trends that have guided, and continue to guide, progression within the Community Development field. "Leadership Development Strategies for Community Development Practitioners" will be led by Harry Smith and will focus on leadership development and long term community engagement. The training will also provide participants with innovative approaches and peer group work opportunities to explore new strategies to connect with their community members.

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