Make your voice heard with Neighborhood University

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Do you have a passion for your neighborhood? Do you want to actively participate in building and shaping your community? CONO is offering a FREE 10-week virtual course that will give you the skills needed to organize and make positive change in your community.

Enroll now

Classes will be held Tuesday nights from September 13 to November 8 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. via Zoom. An orientation will be held Friday September 9 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a social to follow. Registration for Neighborhood University closes September 2nd.

In this course you will learn how to:

  1. Build relationships with other community leaders
  2. Organize people with effective strategies around a cause
  3. Examine complex problems with unbiased inquiry
  4. Acquaint yourself with the responsibilities of local government
  5. Navigate public process with confidence

 A recent graduate of Neighborhood University Fadil A. Lee had this to say about his experience:

“I will miss Neighborhood University. It was a deliberate 2 months of intentional engagement with City and County representatives. I appreciate the intentionality that CONO demonstrated in consistently delivering a quality session for approximately eight weeks. I look forward to partnering with future initiatives with CONO and Neighborhood Networks and being an agent of change.”

The goal of Neighborhood University is to educate, empower, and equip residents to serve as effective community leaders. Anyone who wants to be an agent of positive change is encouraged to learn more and enroll at:

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