Quest for Funding: Getting Creative
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
2 p.m. Eastern, 1 p.m. Central, noon Mountain, 11 a.m. Pacific, 10 a.m. Alaska
The NCMM webinar will highlight sensible, creative, and slightly crazy – but effective – strategies, for obtaining funding for transportation programs. Our speakers will discuss high-earning fundraising events, partnerships with local organizations, and public funding sources that allow them to provide quality transportation services. Register here.
Presenter: Denise Larsen, Center for Independent Living for Western Wisc., Menomonie, WI
Presenter: Dwight Mengel,Tompkins County Dept. of Social Services, Ithaca, NY
Presenter: Debbie Dauenhauer, Southern Nevada Transit Coalition, Laughlin, NV
Moderator: Sheryl Gross-Glaser, National Center for Mobility Management, Washington, DC
Webinars our Partners are Hosting
Where do I go from Here? Engage Volunteers in New Ways
Thursday, February 27, 2:00-3:30 pm ET
Jennifer Bennett, senior manager, education & training with VolunteerMatch will be the guest speaker for the NCST webinar.
Person-Centered Mobility Management
Webinar Series: March 6-27, 2014
Feature speakers representing the nine organizations who received NCST grants in 2012-2013 to implement projects demonstrating innovative and effective approaches for providing mobility management services to older adults.
Inclusive Planning and Design in Mobility Management
(Feb. 12, 2014) The webinar showcased mobility management practitioners who have creatively and persistently afforded people with disabilities, seniors, veterans, and others the opportunity to be involved in transportation planning. Speakers discussed their partnerships with other organizations, their outreach to different populations, and their inclusive attitude. Presenters: Kelli Fairless, Valley Regional Transit, Meridian, ID; Dwight Mengel, Tompkins County Dept. of Social Services, Ithaca, NY; Judy Telge, Coastal Bend Center for Independent Living, Corpus Christi, TX. This webinar was sponsored by the NCMM and the Strengthening Inclusive Coordinated Transportation Partnerships Project.
Click here for the recorded webinar and below for links to the presentations and documents mentioned during the webinar:
- Webinar presentations
- Natural Leaders Program – podcast and transcript
- Design Thinking resources
- Unmet Needs Form
- Transportation Solutions training and resources
- Community Impact Plan from the United Way of the Treasure Valley
- GoRide Business Plan
- Rideline Powerpoint
- GoRide Volunteer Driver Calculator Sample
- GoRide Vehicle Sharing Calculator Sample
- GoRide Driver Training Calculator Sample
NCMM Website Tour
(Feb. 6, 2014) This webinar, hosted by NCMM partner American Public Transportation Association, highlighted the many features of the new NCMM website that will help communities enrich their one call-one click, transportation coordination, and other mobility management activities. The website incorporates resources, strategies, trainings, and community wisdom for mobility management practitioners; solicits information on promising practices from practitioners; and reflects the work the NCMM is doing in the field. View the recorded webinar and the presentation slides.
Statewide and Regional Mobility Management Networks
(Jan. 7, 2014) Effective mobility management professionals are connected with their colleagues throughout their states or regions. This webinar focused on the different strategies for network creation and how to foster networks so that peer relationships are developed, programs are replicated, advice is sought and given, and continuing education is provided. View the recorded webinar and the presentation slides.