Training Opportunities

The Foundation Center

Provides seminars specifically designed for grantseekers--either representatives of nonprofit organizations or individuals--who want to enhance their understanding of the grantseeking process and various aspects of funding research

The Foundation Center
79 Fifth Avenue/16th Street
New York, New York 10003-3076
Fax: (212) 807-3677

The Heartland Center for Leadership Development

The Heartland Center for Leadership Development.

Programs range from workshops for small town leadership groups through multi-year projects assessing the impact of national community development models.

Heartland Center for Leadership Development
3110 N. 40th Street, Suite A
Lincoln, Nebraska 68504
Fax: (402) 474-7672

Housing Assistance Council Training Services

Housing Assistance Council.

"HAC sponsors periodic intensive training workshops in different parts of the country, emphasizing housing development, financing, construction, and nonprofit management." For more information contact:

National Office
1025 Vermont Ave., N.W., Suite 606
Washington, D.C. 20005
Tel.: 202-842-8600 Fax: 202-347-3441

International Economic Development Council

Focuses on such key elements of economic planning, and much more.

734 15th Street NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 223-7800
Fax: (202) 223-4745

National Environmental Training Center for Small Communities

Provides training-related information and referral services in the areas of wastewater, drinking water, and solid waste.

P.O. Box 6064
West Virginia University
Morgantown, West Virginia 26506-6064
(304) 293-4191
Fax: (304) 293-3161

National Preservation Institute

Offers a series of professional training seminars for the management, development, and preservation of historic, cultural, and environmental resources related to historic preservation and cultural resource management.

National Preservation Institute
P.O. Box 1702
Alexandria, Virginia 22313-1702
Phone: (703) 765-0100

National Trust for Historic Preservation

Provides education to save America's diverse historic places and revitalize our communities National Trust for Historic Preservation

1785 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036-2117
(202) 588-6000

  • Center for Preservation Leadership: provides leadership training programs designed to increase the capacity of organizations and agencies working in the field of historic preservation.
    (202) 588-6067
    Fax: (202) 588-6067

  • National Main Street Center: provides basic and advanced level training for the downtown revitalization professional
    (202) 588-6219
    Fax: (202) 588-6050

  • University of Missouri-Columbia Community Development Extension Program

    Provides community development education.

    MU Community Development Extension
    232 Gentry Hall
    University of Missouri-Columbia
    Columbia, Missouri 65211
    (573) 882-8393
    Fax: (573) 882-5127