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April 2015

For members of Emerging Leaders Network: Volunteering for ‘Rebuilding Blocks’ on National Rebuilding Day in Hartford

April 25, 2015 @ 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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May 2015

CDN: Mixed Use Development–Breathing New Life into Main Street

May 18, 2015 @ 8:00 am - May 19, 2015 @ 8:00 am
The Lyceum, 227 Lawrence St
Hartford, CT United States
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Neighborhoods are at their best when "Main Street" pulses with the activities that make a community come alive--residential, retail, entertainment, services , public facilities and common areas.  Downtowns and nearby properties have special opportunities for adaptive reuse and new mixed-use development.   Cities and towns that undergo redevelopment as a way to catalyze Main Street, energize it with shopping, dining, culture and entertainment.  There are several financial tools available for Main Street redevelopment and if brought together in the right way,…

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Webinar: The Supportive Housing Opportunities Planner Tool-Setting a Path to End Chronic Homelessness Locally

May 26, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

The Obama Administration is committed to ending chronic homelessness nationally in 2017. Achieving this goal nationally is only possible if we achieve it locally. To do so, communities across the country must have enough available permanent supportive housing units to serve people currently experiencing chronic homelessness and to prevent people with disabling conditions from becoming chronically homeless in the future. To help communities set a path to end chronic homelessness locally, USICH recently released the Supportive Housing Opportunities Planner (SHOP) Tool.…

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June 2015

CDN: Turning Historic Properties into Rental and Homeownership Opportunities

June 2, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
New Horizons Community Room, 311 Poplar St
New Haven, CT United States
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Join the Connecticut Housing Coalition for an excellent discussion about developing historic properties.  Our expert panel together has many years of experience working to transform the past into affordable housing in urban and suburban towns.  This session will include a discussion on finance, particularly working with Historic and Low Income Housing Tax Credits.  The panelists will also talk about their experiences on the ground and how they find a balance among historic preservation mandates, building codes and other areas in…

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Sustaining Collective Impact: Finding Progress in Process

June 3, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Radisson Hotel Cromwell, 100 Berlin Rd
Cromwell, CT 06416 United States
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We're welcoming back Greg Hills of FSG social impact consultants, the nationally known collective impact experts, along with his colleague Melissa Oomer, to conduct an interactive keynote that will explore a key question: How can you keep stakeholders engaged and energized in a collective impact process over the long haul?  We'll answer this question with: Strategies to sustain momentum, including how to implement quick wins and measure short-term progress Examples of the power of individuals making new connections and aligning…

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