Capacity Building & Professional Development

Staff Learning Opportunities

DYCD offers practitioners numerous opportunities to engage in meaningful learning experiences, including intensive programs that emphasize peer learning and coaching.

By engaging practitioners in learning experiences that provide opportunities for self-reflection, promote sharing exemplary practices, and encourage innovation, DYCD seeks to enhance program quality by building staff knowledge and skills.

CB Resources

CB Resources is an online directory of capacity building consultants available to nonprofits. You can find consultants who can help improve program quality through enhancement activities in STEM, literacy or arts, for example, or experts who can support the organization through fiscal, legal or leadership consultants. Most vendors are an PIP making it easier to contract with them. Several are MWBE certified. There's also a list of DYCD funded consultants, with their services, sample workshop topics and contact information. Access to these consultants are at no cost to DYCD funded nonprofits.

DYCD Connect

DYCD Connect is the main resource center helping organizations communicate and coordinate with the communities they serve.

Trainings for Frontline Staff

Upcoming Events

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January 2024

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February 2024

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For a complete list of all our Capacity Building calendar of events Click here