Meetings & Events


Community Action: Transforming Communities, Changing Lives

Date & time

August 29–September 1, 2017


Philadelphia, PA

The 2017 Annual Convention is designed to provide Community Action Agency professionals and board members the latest policy and programmatic updates as well as management and governance tools. Special emphasis will be placed on effective strategies for transforming communities and changing the lives of Community Action customers. Key topic areas will include: Presidential and Administrative Policy Shifts, the Head Start Performance Standards, Social Enterprise, Performance Management and Measurement, Racial Equity, Two Gen Approaches to Ending Poverty, Human Resource Management, Fiscal Management, Leadership Skill Development, Agency Transformation, and Advocacy. Notably, the Convention will feature several intensives to allow for deep dives into specific topic areas as well as opportunities for peer-to-peer support.

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*Event not hosted by NHSA