Additional support for this “The REDT has been an invaluable training is provided by resource for an agency. It will save us tens of thousands of dollars per REAL ESTATE year!” - Grace McClelland DEVELOPMENT Ruth Ellis Center Detroit REDT Graduate 2005 TRAINING: CREATING LEADERS IN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Presented by: CEDAM’s 2007 training group poses before graduation. Community Economic Development Association of Michigan and VISIT WWW.CEDAM.INFO OR WWW.MITTAC.ORG TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION TODAY! These classes are well worth attending. COMPREHENSIVE TRAINING DESCRIPTION Leroy and myself have learned so much REAL ESTATE more than we expected concerning with This training is geared toward those new to the Community Development. If we knew DEVELOPMENT TRAINING community development arena or those who back then what we know after having tak- TRAINING SCHEDULE need to enhance their development skills before ing this class, our organization would All Tuesday - Thursday taking on more complex projects. have saved tons of money. Thank you from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM CEDAM for this opportunity! REDT is a series of five 3-day workshops - Emma Williams Workshop I: February 20 - 22, 2007 designed to enable community-based Chene Community Providence Alliance Non Workshop II: April 17 - 19, 2007 organizations with novice experience in profit Housing Workshop III: June 19 - 21, 2007 Detroit development to successfully plan, finance, and Workshop IV: September 25 - 27, 2007 REDT Graduate 2006 Workshop V: November 13 - 15, 2007 manage their first or second project. REDT also focuses on developing the participants leader- Participant must attend all five workshops. ship skills and the effective management of their nonprofit organization. PROGRAM FEES SPECIFIC TOPICS COVERED DURING Fees cover all training, materials, breakfast and THE TRAINING lunches during training. “I would encourage all grant ad- • Developing a Mission, Board Roles in Develop- CEDAM Members $ 500.00 ministrators for housing programs ment, Leadership Development, Negotiations, Non-CEDAM Members $2,500.00 to attend this training to under- Conflict Management, Public Relations and Media Relations. APPLICATION PROCESS stand the complexity of the devel- opment process that housing pro- • Introduction to Brownfields, New Markets Tax Applications are available online at www.cedam.info viders must go through.” or www.mittac.org. Or contact the CEDAM office at Credits, State Historic Tax Credits, Land Trusts, (517) 485-3588 to have one sent to you. - Jennifer Hall Low Income Housing Tax Credits, and familiar- City of Ann Arbor ity with Michigan Funding Partners. Applications are due December 15, 2006. Ann Arbor REDT Graduate 2005 • Multi family, single family, and commercial de- LOCATION velopment pro formas and financing. All training will take place at the Holiday Inn West, • Financial Calculator Training, Market Identifica- located at 7501 West Saginaw Highway in Lansing. tion, Market Study, Neighborhood Planning, Partnerships, Legal issues in development, QUESTION? Financial Packaging, Investor Returns, Property Management, and Construction Management. Contact CEDAM staff: (517) 485-3588 SPACE IS LIMITED! or E-Mail: email@example.com APPLY TODAY!