Table IV.2. FCLs Capacity-Building and Technical Assistance Activities

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Table IV.2. FCLs Capacity-Building and Technical Assistance Activities

StateMain Activities
ALQuarterly workshops, individual technical assistance (TA), 2008 Faith Based and Community Summit, referrals to intermediaries. Workshop materials, newsletter information on TA, other TA opportunities.
DCAnnual Public-Private Partnerships Conference, Strengthening Partners Initiative and Effi Barry HIV/AIDS Capacity-Building Initiative. Referrals to pro bono consultants.
FLCompassion Florida Roundtables and Workshops, small grants. Individual capacity-building TA. Workshop materials. Referrals to experts and experienced FBCO peers.
ILFostering linkages among FBCOs to share resources and increase capacity. Individual TA, referrals to IDHS Office of Grants Administration.
NJTA and small grants program focused on fledgling organizations, intermediaries, direct service. Training Institutes and individual TA. Workshop materials. Referrals to partner intermediaries.
NMIndividual TA, courses through Center for Nonprofit Excellence, FBCO conference on accessing federal discretionary grants. Online assessment tools. Small FBCOs matched to nonprofit mentors. Referrals to consultants, intermediaries.
TXSmall grant programs with training and customized TA. Workshops and symposia adapted to specific regions. Partnerships to sponsor/facilitate nonprofit Strategic Management Institutes. Conference on evaluation of faith-based social service models; other conferences. Education of government and private funders about capacity building. Individual capacity building/TA. Scholarships for FBCOs to attend events. Referrals to consultant partners and management support agencies. Resources on website and in event materials.
VAIndividual TA. Presentations at local, state, national events. Technical Assistance Handbook. Online assessment tools and TA resource information. Referrals to federal and independent sources.