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2019 CSSP New Grantee Orientation

AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon
221 Carondelet Street, New Orleans, LA
December 10-11, 2019

 

SCHEDULE

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019                     8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (8:00-8:30 a.m. Sign-In)
Tuesday, December 11th, 2019                     8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (8:00-8:30 a.m. Sign-In)
 


REMINDER – COST:

  • Grantees are responsible for making their own travel arrangements.
  • Grantees are responsible for all travel expenses related to the training, including airfare, lodging, ground transportation, and meals.  Casa de Esperanza cannot reimburse any expenses.  

 

We look forward to seeing everyone at the New Grantee Orientation for the Cultural Specific Services Program (CSSP) that will take place December 10-11, 2019 in New Orleans, LA.

Registration begins at 8:00 am on Tuesday, December 10th outside the Degas Ballroom, located on the 3rd floor of the hotel. We will begin the orientation promptly at 9:00 am in the Degas Ballroom.

 

CSSP NEW GRANTEE ORIENTATION PROGRAM AND AGENDA: 

To access the 2019 CSSP New Grantee Orientation Program and an agenda for the three day event, please click here

 

Day 1: Tuesday, December 10th (8:30am-5:00pm)

Welcome & Introductions 

Presenter: Michelle Brickley, Associate Director

Introductions and Program Overview
Paule Tessier & Tonette Ngassa, Program Specialists, OVW

PowerPoint 

Community Building Activity – Icebreaker
Sumayya Coleman, Leadership Program Director, Women of Color Network

TA Providers and Grantee Presentations - Part I 

Jenesse Center Inc., Korean American Family Services, Inc., The Latina Center, Inc., Asian/Pacific Islander Domestic Violence Resource Project, Progressive Life Center, Inc., Caminar Latino. Inc., Center for Pan Asian Community Services, Inc., Tapestri, Inc.

Grants Financial Management Division: Data Reporting, Timesheets, and Grants Management System (GMS)

Suheyla Lasky, Grants Financial Analyst and Mychal Sterling, Grants Financial Analyst, Grants Financial Management Division

PowerPoint 

Grantee Presentations - Part II

Apna Ghar, Inc., Monsoon Asians & Pacific Islanders in Solidarity, Association of Haitian Women in Boston, Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts, Centro Multicultural La Familia, Inc., Community Health and Social Services Center, Inc., SEWA-AIFW

TA Session with Grants Financial Management Division and TA Providers 

Roundtable Discussions

Day 2: Wednesday, December 11th (8:30am-5:00pm)

Welcome Back & Overview of Day

Overview of Grant Fraud Investigation

Cynthia Roberts, Special Agent, Office of the Inspector General

PowerPoint 

Grantee Presentations - Part III

Our House, Inc., Latinas Unidad por un Nuevo Amenecer, North Brooklyn Coalition Against Family Violence, Inc., Self Enhancement, Daya, Inc., Korean Community Service Center of Greater Washington, Wise Women Gathering Place

Programmatic Grant Reporting

Casey Benner, Research Analyst Muskie School of Public Service

PowerPoint 

Grantee Panel: Documenting Grant Programmatic Activities

Facilitator: Sarah Khan, Senior Project Specialist, Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence

Panelists: North Brooklyn, KFAM, CPACS, Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts

Panel Discussion: If I Knew Then What I Know Now

Facilitator: Sumayya Coleman, Leadership Program Director, Women of Color Network, Inc.

Panelists: Our House, Jenesse Center, Wise Women and Centro Multicultural