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Training: Strategies to Build Effective Collaborations

  • SeaTac Community Center 13735 24th Avenue South SeaTac, WA, 98168 United States (map)

These trainings are available for Communities of Opportunity and KCREACH partners, including their staff, contractors and volunteers. These trainings are designed to support individuals working in partnerships and coalitions. Participants may attend the both trainings or only one.

Summary: This training discusses the value and characteristics of effective collaborations. Participants discuss strategies for strengthening existing collaborations and identifying new networks, stakeholders, and opportunities for new collaborative partnerships. Participants are introduced to frameworks for community collaboration and learn concrete skills and tools for establishing and strengthening collaborative partnerships including facilitating conversations to establish shared goals, navigating conflict, and strengthening cross-cultural collaborations. By the end of the training, participants will have:

  • Knowledge of characteristics of effective collaborations

  • Knowledge of approaches to establish shared values, vision, and goals

  • Confidence to navigate conflict as it arises

  • Skill to facilitate group decision-making processes

  • Awareness of considerations for cross-cultural collaborations

Date: October 30th
Time: 9am-4pm
Location: SeaTac Community Center, 13735 24th Ave S, SeaTac, WA 98168
Cost: Free. The training is sponsored by the Communities of Opportunity Learning Community and KCREACH.
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Morning Coffee and Afternoon Lunch Provided