Competitive Title X Grant Writing and Reporting Requirements What by xkp52206


									           Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-5026
           301 Centennial Mall South, PO Box 95026
           Nebraska Dept of Health and Human Services
           Nebraska Reproductive Health
                                                                                     Presenter: George H.W. “Gerry” Christie

                                                                                                                                        Trained as a Sociologist, Gerry has spent
                                                                                                                                        his professional career in Public Health
                                                                                     George “Gerry” Christie is Senior Partner of
                                                        “Competitive Title X Grant   Health Policy Analysts and a consultant special-
                                                                                                                                        and as a university professor. He has been
                                                          Writing and Reporting      izing in cost analysis and fee scales, community
                                                                                                                                        Program Administrator for the Community
                                                                                                                                        Project on Smoking and Health and an ad-
                                                        Requirements: What you       diagnosis and needs assessment, program de-
                                                                                                                                        ministrative consultant to the Onondaga
                                                           need to know to be        sign, and program evaluation. In this capacity
                                                                                                                                        County (NY) Lead Control Program. He
                                                                                     he has provided consultation and technical
                                                              considered for         assistance to local and State Health Departments
                                                                                                                                        also was an assistant professor of Sociology
                                                                 Nebraska            and to Health and Human Service agencies
                                                                                                                                        at LeMoyne College specializing in Medical
                                                                                                                                        Sociology and Research Methods; an in-
                                                         Title X Family Planning     throughout the United States. Gerry also does
                                                                                                                                        structor in the Sociology Department at
                                                                                     Title X program reviews and follow up
                                                            Funding in 2010”         consultation in several of the federal regions.
                                                                                                                                        Syracuse University, an adjunct Professor
                                                                                                                                        at Cornell University in the School of In-
                                                                                     From 1975 through 2008 he was the Director of
                                                                                                                                        dustrial Relations, and an adjunct professor
                                                                                     Health Services and Project Director of Family
                                                                                                                                        at the Onondaga Community College.
                                                                                     Planning Service of the Onondaga County
                                                                                     Health Department, a Division of the Syracuse

                                                                                     Model Neighborhood Facility, Inc. in Syracuse,
                                                                                     New York. This Title X program provided di-
                                                                                     rect service to more than 6,400 individuals each
                                                                                     year with 90% of the clients at or below 150%
                                                                                     of the poverty level.

                                                                                     Gerry has been a member of the Region II Re-
                                                                                     gional Training Advisory Committee (RTAC); a
                                                                                     member of the Central New York Regional
                                                                                     Perinatal Council; and a past president of the
                                                             November 30, 2009       New York State Public Health Association. He
                                                                                     has also been a member of the New York State
                                                             Alliance, Nebraska
                                                                                     Task Force on Evaluating Family Planning. He
                                                                    and              is a former board member and Treasurer of the
                                                                                     National Family Planning and Reproductive               This training is supported by: Grant #FPTPA070025-30-03
                                                              December 2, 2009       Health Association (NFPRHA) and continues to
                                                                                                                                              From the Office of Population Affairs US Department of
                                                                                                                                                        Health & Human Services, Region VII
                                                              Lincoln, Nebraska      serve on several national committees.                     Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
                                                                                                                                                                Division of Public Health
                                                                                                                                                            Nebraska Reproductive Health
Program Description                             Audience                                              Agenda:                                                 “Competitive Title X Grant Writing and Reporting
                                                                                                                                                                 Requirements: What you need to know to be
This 1-day, 2-part workshop is to create the    This workshop is designed for grant writers, direc-   8:00-8:15 – Registration/sign-in                         considered for Nebraska Title X Family Planning
foundation for success as a Nebraska Title      tors, financial personnel seeking Title X Family                                                                              Funding in 2010”
                                                Planning funds.                                       8:15-8:30 – Welcome and Introductions
X Delegate, starting with the grant                                                                                                                                  Registration Deadline: November 13, 2009
application itself. Writing a good work                                                               8:30-10:30 – Review NE Title X RFA
plan, achieving solid budget justification,     Objectives                                             Review Federal and State requirements for budget    Name
and knowing how and what to report are                                                                    submission including budget narrative
just the beginning of what participants in      At the end of this training, attendees will:           Writing a work plan and strong, competitive grant   Job Title

this workshop will learn. The first part of                                                               application
                                                   Understand the budgetary process for                                                                    Agency
the day will be spent reviewing grant-                                                                10:30-10:45 – Break
writing fundamentals (specific to the                family planning programs that will meet                                                                 Agency Address

Nebraska Title X RFA), understanding the             state and federal requirements;                  10:45-11:30 – Budget writing and line item
budgetary and reporting processes that will        Be able to develop and submit a Title X          justification (to include income justification)        City                         State             Zip

meet state and federal requirements, and             budget that includes in-kind and program         11:30-12:15 – NE Title X Delegate Reporting

how to correctly complete each document              generated income;                                Requirements                                           Fax
required by the grantee (Nebraska
Department of Health & Human Services,             Understand the process for reporting in-         12:15-1:00 – Describe income/expenditure reports and   Email

Nebraska Reproductive Health).                       come and expenditures in compliance with         demonstrate completion
                                                     state and federal guidelines;                     Discuss and demonstrate reporting for FPAR
                                                                                                                                                                     Alliance - November 30, 2009
The second part of the day will be spent                                                                  Table 14
working in small groups, addressing                Be able to develop and submit a Title X                                                                         Lincoln—December 2, 2009
individual site concerns and issues as well          grant application in accordance with the         1:00-5:00 – Lunch and Group work on individual
                                                     Nebraska Title X grantee RFA;                     applications, reports, concerns, budget, etc.                 Check Enclosed for $35.00 payable to
as some additional group discussion to
                                                                                                                                                                     Development Systems, Inc.
ensure a clear understanding. Participants         Understand how and when to submit a              5:00-5:15 – Wrap-up, final comments, and evaluation
will have the opportunity to receive hands-          completed monthly status report, educa-
on, individualized training and assistance                                                                                                                   Registration Deadline: November 13, 2009
                                                     tion report, and all other documents re-         Accessibility                                                     Mail registrations to:
with writing their competitive Title X               quired by the grantee; and                       In the spirit of the Americans with Disabilities              Development Systems, Inc.
grant.                                                                                                                                                          4049 Pennsylvania Ave., Suite 303
                                                   Understand the roles of the delegates, the       Act (ADA), the sponsoring agencies would like
                                                                                                      to make every effort to accommodate partici-                     Kansas City, MO 64111
Participants will need to bring the                  grantee, and the regional training office.       pants with special needs. Please contact us if                              or
following to the training; your most recent                                                           you have any special needs. This program is                        FAX 816-561-4222
grant application and/or the one you have       Locations                                             offered on an equal opportunity basis.
in progress, recent monthly status reports                                                                                                                      Cancellations/Refunds
(if applicable), budget and line item           November 30 - Alliance City Library                                                                             Cancellations, with a full refund, and substitutions
                                                              1750 Sweetwater Avenue, #101            Questions                                                 will be honored UP TO 72 HOURS before training
justification, as well as questions regarding                                                         For more information regarding this training event,
                                                              Alliance, Nebraska                                                                                commencement. Thereafter, NO CREDIT will be
delegate grant application and reporting                                                              please contact Jennifer Feldt by phone 402-471-0159       offered. DSI reserves the right to cancel this
requirements.                                   December 2 - Staybridge Suites                        or by email and               program if registration fails to draw a minimum
                                                             2701 Fletcher Avenue                     include the training event title in the subject           number of participants by the registration deadline.
                                                             Lincoln, Nebraska                                                                                  In such an event, all registered participants will be
                                                                                                                                                                notified by mail, fax or telephone. Prepaid agencies
                                                                                                                                                                will receive an automatic refund.

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