NNED Virtual Roundtable: Funding Your Behavioral Health Equity Work

On August 28, 2018, the National Network to Eliminate Disparities in Behavioral Health (NNED) hosted a Virtual Roundtable to help NNED partners, especially smaller organizations, enhance their capacity to seek and secure funding. The virtual roundtable features panelists representing the funder perspective, as well as smaller and larger NNED partner organizations who have experience seeking funding.

Panelists discuss understanding community needs, partnering and relationship building, readiness, capacity building beyond the technical approach, and community-driven responses.

Population of focus: Community Organization, Agency’s CFO, Development Officer, Executive Director

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Date: 2018

Panelist contact information:

Linwood Alford, Detroit Recovery Project

Carla Gibson, REACH Healthcare Foundation

Dr. Rosa Gil, Comunilife

Andre Johnson, Open Door Resource Center Inc.

Dalya Massachi, Writing to make a Difference

Dr. Renee Oglesby, Creative Counseling Center