Uncovering Biases within Systems

May 1-30, 2023 Peer learning session: Tuesday, May 30 at 2pm-3:00pm ET Description:We doing the work but why hasn’t anything changed? Because of systemic biases are largely invisible, people only see the resulting event, not the systemic flaw. This self–paced workshop provides an overview of how systems are built and uses the Systems Iceberg tool…

Identifying Systems Bright Spots & Uncovering Barriers

April 1-30, 2023 Peer learning session: Tuesday, April 25 at 2pm-3:00pm ET Description:What are the barriers in systems that are impacting your community? To transform systems, leaders must understandobstacles to success. This self–paced workshop provides practical tools for identifying root causes, identifying systemic bright spots in systems and uncovering barriers. Offering Type:Self–Paced Workshop Intended Audiences…

Clarifying Roles in a Partnership

April 1-31, 2023 Peer learning session: Tuesday, Macrh 28 at 2pm-3:00pm ET Description:Why does ‘who does what’ matters in collaborative work? Role clarity is essential for systems change work. This self–pacedworkshop teaches B/ART, a tool for creating clarity for each person’s boundaries, authority, role, and task responsibilities in collaborative work. Offering Type:Self–Paced Workshop Intended Audiences…

Community Journey Maps

February 1-28, 2023 Peer learning session: Tuesday, February 28 at 2pm-3:00pm ET Description:How well do you know the history of the community you are serving? Understanding a community’s history deepens understanding of how systems were created and the impact it has had on its people. Join this self–paced workshop to learn how community journey mapping supports…

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Backbone Funding

Tuesday, April 25 at 2pm-3:30pm ET Description:Why shouldn’t I chase funding? Learn best practices in securing diversified funding that aligns with your mission and goals and increases sustainability Offering Type:Workshop Intended Audiences by Role Type:Executive Directors, Leadership Table Members, Funders and anyone who wants to strengthen their understanding of ways to create funding streams for…

Telling Stories with Data

Tuesday, March 21 at 2pm-3:30pm ET Description:How can your data compel change in your community ? This workshop teaches you the fundamentals using data to effectively communicate with a lens of equity and inspire action and change. Offering Type:Workshop Intended Audiences by Role Type:Executive Directors, Data Manager, Facilitators and anyone who is interested in learning…

Defining Backbone Organization Roles

Wednesday, February 22 at 2pm-3:30pm ET Description:New to Backbone work OR having trouble distinguishing your organization’s unique role in systems change in your community? Learn about best–practice Backbone essential functions and tools that will help you define your role and those of your partners in systems change and outcome attainment. Offering Type:Workshop Intended Audiences by…