Community Transformation

Funding Revitalization Programs


Description
An essential piece of building a successful Main Street program or neighborhood commercial district entity is a robust, sustainable funding structure. From developing your prospects to making the approach and planning for growth, you need a solid understanding of the tools and best practices at your disposal. In Funding Revitalization Programs, take a deep dive into these methods to ensure sustainability for your program to:

- Understand the structures you should have in place to develop funding sources.
- Identify, target, and acquire funding through various sources.
- Manage funding sources to ensure programmatic sustainability.

Funding Revitalization Programs is taught by Donna Ann Harris, principal of Heritage Consulting, Inc., a consultant with over 20 years of experience in education, government, and non-profit programs.

Completion of this course earns credit towards the either the Main Street America Institute’s Community Transformation certificate in the area of Sustainable Organization or the Leadership Development Certificate.

Course Counts Toward: Community Transformation Certificate

Content
  • How to Participate in Topics Course
  • Session 1
  • Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 1 Readings
  • Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 1 Note Slides
  • Funding Revitalization Programs Session 1
  • Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 1 Quiz
  • Session 2
  • Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 2 Readings
  • Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 2 Note Slides
  • Funding Revitalization Programs Session 2
  • Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 2 Quiz
  • Session 3
  • Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 3 Readings
  • Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 3 Note Slides
  • Funding Revitalization Programs Session 3
  • Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 3 Quiz
  • Evaluation
  • Course Evaluation
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 1 Quiz, Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 2 Quiz, Funding Revitalization Programs - Session 3 Quiz, Course Evaluation"
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: 2 years