Question Title

2014 Community Action Partnership Annual Convention
Call for Presentations
Washington, DC
August 20-23, 2014
Deadline for receipt of proposals: April 25, 2014
Community Action: 50 Years of Moving Forward

Community Action Partnership seeks presentation proposals for the 2014 Community Action Partnership's Annual Convention, August 20-23, 2014 in Washington, DC. We welcome proposals from local Community Action Agencies, State and Regional Associations, national partners, and experts in the field of nonprofit and public administration. This year's theme is "Community Action: 50 Years of Moving Forward". The Convention schedule will reflect the past, present, and future of Community Action. On Wednesday we will showcase history and legacy, on Thursday the current state of Community Action, and on Friday innovation and the future of our Network. In support of the theme we are looking for proposals that focus on:

  • 50th Anniversary Commemoration (History, Legacy, Retrospectives)
  • Leadership
  • Governance
  • Human Resources and Fiscal Management
  • Consumer Input and Community Engagement
  • ROMA/Evaluation, Data, and Analysis
  • Community Economic Development
  • Innovative Programs and the Future of Community Action

Please fill out the following online form with information about your proposal before April 25th, 2014. Please share this with other staff, agencies, or organizations whom you would recommend for presentations at the Partnership's Annual Convention.

This online form takes about 15 minutes to complete assuming you have the items below easily accessible. Please note that many fields have a limit of 450 characters (character counts include letters, numbers, spaces, and punctuation) and that questions with an asterisk(*) are required. Information required for submission:

  • Session Title
  • Description
  • Learning Objectives
  • Length
  • A/V Requirements
  • Categorization for Convention Tracks

  • Primary Presenter's Contact Information
  • Short Biography
  • Certifications
  • Presentation Experience
  • Additional Presenter's Contact Information, Short Biography, and Certifications

Please note that this is a call for presentations. Exhibitor space is available for our 50th anniversary conference. Please contact Sranda Watkins for information at

If you have other questions please contact Michael Weisman at

If you experience difficulties with the SurveyMonkey form please contact Cashin Yiu at