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