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National Coalition Building Institute: Leading in Diverse Communities


NCBI Lafayette, Inc. will offer a three-day training seminar to teach an array of leadership skills designed to bring diverse members of a community together to successfully achieve common goals. NCBI is an international non-profit leadership organization rooted in an understanding of individual, community, and systemic change. Its leaders work with public and private organizations to further cultural competence, collaboration and partnerships, and effective relationships within and across group identities.

Dates: October 10-12, 2017 Times: Tuesday-Wednesday; October 10-11, 2017 Thursday, October 12, 2017 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Opportunity to participate in this introductory workshop offered in March of this year was such a success that we are able to bring the more comprehensive skill-building seminar to our area.  Integrate NCBI Principles and Practices into your Leadership by:

 Leading effective meetings that include everyone’s voice;

 Building a team of support for one’s own leadership;

 Structuring effective, respectful conversations about difference; and Increasing cultural competency.