Upcoming Training/Events

Upcoming Training/Events

Learn about VirtualCAP: A Community Action Clearinghouse of Resources – Wednesday, October 6th from 9:30-10:00AM (Central)

VirtualCAP RoundUP is a unique Community Action network publication featuring successful funding efforts and innovative work of CAAs across the U.S. Each issue is full of information and resources you can put to work for your agency!

At the same time, VirtualCAP.org is a go-to website CAAs have been widely using since 2004. Join ICAA as we host a brief tour to learn more about each of these useful resources. Register in advance here.

Presenter: Ken Ackerman, Virtual CAP

Ken Ackerman created Virtual CAP as a national clearinghouse to help CAAs share and learn from each other. Ken served as Executive Director of the Monticello Area CAA located in Charlottesville, Virginia from 1976-2000 after working as the agency’s Chief Planner. His involvement with Community Action began in 1971 as a VISTA volunteer in rural Virginia.


ICAA Real-Time Leadership Development Series

Iowa Community Action Association, in partnership with Sarah Ennis of SparkPoint, is excited to offer a new program series designed to provide a deep-dive into areas of leadership effectiveness for all current and future leaders.

Develop yourself, engage in your leadership journey, and harness your professional impact by attending one session or the entire series.

2021 Session topics include:

  • Real-Time Fair and Accountable Culture (Oct. 15)
  • Real-Time Leader Care (Dec. 13)
Cost: ICAA Members $150 per session; Non-ICAA Members $195 per session
ICAA will invoice agencies for individual registrants.
At least six registrants needed to hold session. Registrants will be contacted if session does not meet minimum number and will not be charged. No refunds issued for registrant cancellations within eight days of event.

Check out the 2021 session descriptions, access registration links and more here.