2018 Annual Conference

For the seventh consecutive year, NDBN brings together individuals and organizations involved in addressing diaper need, an often hidden consequence of poverty.Throughout the annual event, sessions and speakers offer a high level of strategic thinking about the complexities of poverty in the U.S., and how providing diapers and other basic needs creates new opportunities to help low income populations overcome barriers and achieve more.

The Diaper Banks in America Conference is an essential professional development opportunity that provides training to leaders with a variety of skill levels and experience, with focus on program capacity building, nonprofit leadership and community empowerment.

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

 

ASPIRING ADVOCATES AND RISING LEADERS:

  • Network with national leaders, learn from expert advocates, and receive one-on-one advising. You’ll return to your
    community feeling newly inspired, ready to implement new actions and able to lead with renewed passion and commitment.

NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR RETURNING LEADERS: 

  • NDBN’s Annual Conference will provide  a unique leadership development experiences designed to equip you with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways.

WHO ELSE SHOULD ATTEND:

  • Community-based organizations serving low income families, policy advocates, government representatives, maternal and child care providers, health and social service workers,  early childhood education professionals, and concerned community members.

Whether you’re interest is professional training or concerned for your community’s well-being, we invite you to join colleagues and nationally recognized experts for an in-depth exploration of critical issues relating to poverty and basic needs.

 

SESSION TOPICS INCLUDE:

 

  • Self-Care for Diaper Bank Leaders
  • Growing Your Mission
  • What’s Equity Got to do with it?
  • Building a More Inclusive Organization and Board of Directors
  • Working with Sports Teams and Professional Athletes
  • Making Partnerships Work For You
  • Disaster Response Programs and Preparation
  • How to Complete an Economic Impact Study
  • Inventory Management – New Software for Diaper Banks
  • Warehousing: Diaper Bank Planning and Lessons Learned
  • Build Your Dream Team Starting with Volunteers
  • Advanced HR Topics: Performance Management
  • Create a Happy, Healthy and Productive Working Environment
  • Fundraising Basics: from Diapers to Dollars
  • You’ve Got Donations Coming in… Now What?
  • Marketing for Fund Development
  • Advanced Finance Topics: Reports, Reserves, and Investment Strategies
  • Build a Comprehensive Community Engagement Strategy
  • Advocacy – How to Get Involved and Affect Change

PLUS: Opportunities for Individual Advising

 

When:

8:30 am October 25 – 4:00pm October 26, 2018
 

Where:

Atlanta Airport Marriott, 4711 Best Road Atlanta GA 30337

 

 

When diaper banks provide one of a baby’s basic needs, we help moms succeed.