Workshops

Since 1997, CCLF has hosted technical assistance workshops on a variety of topics related to community development and affordable housing.

To register for a workshop, see "Upcoming Workshops" at the right on this page, or workshop [at] cclfchicago [dot] org (contact our workshop coordinator).

2015 workshops

Project Readiness Workshops
March 10, June 9, November 10

Acquire the tools to begin your organization's affordable housing project. Offered several times throughout the year, this is a one-day primer on affordable housing development for community practitioners. Sessions are in Chicago unless noted.

Housing Cooperatives and Communities Potluck
June 27

A free, half-day opportunity to meet and network with emerging and veteran co-op organizations from throughout the Chicago area. Topics will include fair housing law and practice, understanding your financial statements, and conflict resolution. There will also be open space for other discussions. Bring a dish to pass and join us!

Building for Sustainability
September, Dates TBA

A compact, two-day overview of affordable green design and development. The class may be eligible for continuing education credit.

Sustainable Builders Working Group
Quarterly

The Sustainable Builders Working Group is a dynamic, informal gathering of community development practitioners and partners working to encourage, effectively implement and operate sustainability features at the project and community level. Contact the workshop coordinator to be added to the mailing list or to inquire about or RSVP to the next meeting.

For more information about CCLF's workshops, contact us at 312-252-0442 or workshop [at] cclfchicago [dot] org (email the workshop coordinator).

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