CenterLink offers technical assistance, leadership training, and networking opportunities to centers in all stages of formation, and is a national voice for the LGBT community centers movement. Programs and services include:
Capacity Building & Technical Assistance
CenterLink capacity building programs help community centers improve governance, leadership, mission and strategy, and to streamline their administrative, program development, fundraising, and advocacy efforts. CenterLink also hosts an annual Leadership Summit for Executive Directors and Board Leaders, as well as a number of other trainings, gatherings, and consultation opportunities.
Center Resources & Best Practices
CenterLink provides resources for groups planning to open a community center or expand existing programs and services. The resources available include sample forms, “how to” articles, and training materials. The clearing house also contains samples of articles of incorporation, by-laws, job descriptions, policies and procedures and directions on how to apply to the IRS for tax-exempt status.
CenterLink produces bi-monthly e-newsletters providing useful information for centers and their constituents including:
- Grant Resources
- Upcoming Conferences of Interest to the LGBT Community
- Technical Assistance Articles
- Advisory Updates
- Research Studies
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