FACA 40th Annual Training Conference

Request for Conference Presentation Proposals

May 13-15, 2020

Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

FACA working together for 40 years! “Helping People. Changing lives.”

FACA is excited to release this invitation to submit presentation proposals for the 40th Annual FACA Training Conference. To be considered, presentation proposals must contain the required criteria as outlined in this Request for Conference Presentation Proposals. Please submit your proposals by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, to admin@faca.org

FACA is seeking presenters that will provide training workshops and seminars to enhance overall performance and staff competencies related to the following areas of excellence  in Community Action Agency organizational management and performance:

  • Board Governance
  • CSBG, LIHEAP, Weatherization Programs
  • Community Engagement
  • Customer Service
  • Financial Operations and Oversight
  • Grant Writing
  • Head Start
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Partnership/Cross Sector Collaboration
  • Program Implementation
  • Public CAA Strategies for Success
  • ROMA Next Generation Theory of Change
  • Strategic Planning
  • Support Staff Engagement


Conference presentation proposals must include the following information to be considered:

  • Presenter biography and photograph
  • Presentation title
  • Presentation target audience (may select multiple – Board Members,
  • Executive Leadership, Finance, Program Managers, Program Staff, Support Staff)
  • Session learning objectives
  • Session description to be used in conference publication materials
  • (Description should be 100 words or less and must support learning objective. FACA retains the right to edit and/or rewrite the description.)
  • Session preferred length (Please indicate 60 minutes, 90 minutes, multiple sessions or no preference.)

Questions regarding proposal submission may be emailed to admin@faca.org.

The Conference Committee will review each eligible proposal. Selected presenters will be notified by Jan. 15, 2020.