Capacity Building

Capacity Building training for the grassroots 

This program is designed to support grass-root nonprofit organizational development and fundraising acumen, leadership development, communications and media, legal acumen, organizing strategies and 501c3 civic engagement. We have learned that many of our members have a significant need to increase their capacity in different areas. 

Upcoming trainings:

Media and Communications

As part of SCEN's Capacity Building initiative, we are offering a half-day Communications and Media Training led by Carina Barnett-Loro, Senior Program Manager at the Climate Advocacy Lab and Michael Hansen, SCEN Board Member and Executive Director of GASP. This training builds upon prior trainings on this topic held at our 2019 Convenings and will cover topics such as developing social media campaigns and media relations.


- Communications strategy; 
- Target audiences;
- Message development;
- Communications channels;
- Practical skills;

When and where: May 27th is Jackson, MS