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Browse By Topic - Sustainability

  • Topic Snapshot

    Topic Snapshot: AFP/Telework Program Sustainability (2011) -- Available formats: html
    Overview of resources available for this topic.

  • Reports

    Evaluation Study of Alternative Financing Program (2008) -- Available formats: txt rtf
    Independent evaluation of the 33 AFPs that focuses on factors that lead to success and sustainability.

  • Sample Documents

    Presentation of Sustainability - Loan Fund Projections (2007) -- Available formats: xls
    These are the projections that the Washington Access Fund made as it looked at sustainability for its loan program

    Presentation of Sustainability - Washington Plan (2007) -- Available formats: ppt
    This presentation describes the Washington Access Fund sustainability plan that was drafted as a result of the sustainability work group.

    Presentation of Sustainability - Wisconsin Plan (2007) -- Available formats: rtf
    This is the sustainability plan that was developed through the Sustainability work group by the Wisconsin AFP loan program.

    Presentation of Sustainability - WITelwork Plan (2007) -- Available formats: rtf
    This is the sustainability plan that was developed through the Sustainability work group by the Wisconsin Telework loan program.

    Presentation of Sustainability Plans - Kansas Plan (2007) -- Available formats: rtf
    This is the sustainability plan that was developed through the work group by the Kansas AFP.

    Session 3 Technical Assistance on Module 2 - Sample Logic Model (2007) -- Available formats: rtf
    This is an example of a logic model for sustainability.

  • Training Materials

    Session 1 Planning to Plan, Building a Sustainable Initiative, Powerpoint and Text of Slides (2007) -- Available formats: rtf ppt
    This presentation discusses the importance to plan for sustainability and introduces the process that will be followed. It includes a self assessment and writing a logic model.

    Session 1 Planning to Plan, Building a Sustainable Initiative, Transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This introductory sesson describes the process that will be used to develop a plan for sustainability.

    Session 2 Technical Assistance on Modules 1 and 2, PowerPoint and Text of Slides (2007) -- Available formats: rtf ppt
    This presentation introduces how to develop a vision and results orientation. It provides assistance in completing the Module 2 worksheets.

    Session 2 Technical Assistance on Modules 1 and 2, Transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This presentation allows the loan programs to personalize the planning process for sustainability.

    Session 3 Technical Assistance on Module 2 - Logic Model, transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This looks at the elements of a logic model and how to develop one as part of the plan for sustainability.

    Session 4 Creating a Strategic Financing Plan - Module 3, PowerPoint and Text of PowerPoint (2007) -- Available formats: rtf ppt
    This presentation provides guidance for clarifying what financing is needed and how to project costs. It also suggests some funding sources.

    Session 4 Creating a Strategic Financing Plan - Module 3, Transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This session explores what is needed for financing sustainability. It looks at how to project costs and find possible funding sources.

    Session 5 Technical Assistance on Module 3 - Creating a Strategic Financing Plan (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This session addresses the components of a financial plan and relates them to a financial loan program.

    Session 6 Building Organizational Capacity and Community Support - Module 4, PowerPoint and Text of PowerPoint (2007) -- Available formats: rtf ppt
    This presentation looks at the resources that are available in the community to assist in sustainability planning. It includes the use of an environmental scan and the identification of key champions.

    Session 6 Building Organizational Capacity and Community Support - Module 4, Transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This session looks at the resources that are available in the community to assist in sustainability planning.

    Session 7 Developing and Writing the Plan - Module 5, PowerPoint (2007) -- Available formats: ppt rtf
    This presentation describes how the various components can be compiled to develop a plan for sustainability. It looks at milestones, writing a draft, and determining the use of the plan wiht investors and decisionmakers.

    Session 7 Developing and Writing the Plan - Module 5, Transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This session pulls from information discussed in the earlier modules to create the sustainability plan.

  • Profile

    Session 8 Presentation of Sustainability Plans (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This session is the final session of the sustainability plannning session. Three loan programs present their plans for sustainability that they developed over the course of the several months.

  • Legislation

    Evaluation Study of Alternative Financing Program (2008) -- Available formats: txt rtf
    Independent evaluation of the 33 AFPs that focuses on factors that lead to success and sustainability.

    Grant Funds used for Resource Development - Fund Raising (2006) -- Available formats: html
    Questions of Interest - Highlights from the Loan Program Listserv Discussions

    Grant Funds used for Resource Development - Grant Writing (2006) -- Available formats: html
    Questions of Interest - Highlights from the Loan Program Listserv Discussions

  • Teleconferences

    Session 1 Planning to Plan, Building a Sustainable Initiative, Powerpoint and Text of Slides (2007) -- Available formats: rtf ppt
    This presentation discusses the importance to plan for sustainability and introduces the process that will be followed. It includes a self assessment and writing a logic model.

    Session 1 Planning to Plan, Building a Sustainable Initiative, Transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This introductory sesson describes the process that will be used to develop a plan for sustainability.

    Session 2 Technical Assistance on Modules 1 and 2, PowerPoint and Text of Slides (2007) -- Available formats: rtf ppt
    This presentation introduces how to develop a vision and results orientation. It provides assistance in completing the Module 2 worksheets.

    Session 2 Technical Assistance on Modules 1 and 2, Transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This presentation allows the loan programs to personalize the planning process for sustainability.

    Session 3 Technical Assistance on Module 2 - Logic Model, transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This looks at the elements of a logic model and how to develop one as part of the plan for sustainability.

    Session 3 Technical Assistance on Module 2 - Sample Logic Model (2007) -- Available formats: rtf
    This is an example of a logic model for sustainability.

    Session 4 Creating a Strategic Financing Plan - Module 3, PowerPoint and Text of PowerPoint (2007) -- Available formats: rtf ppt
    This presentation provides guidance for clarifying what financing is needed and how to project costs. It also suggests some funding sources.

    Session 4 Creating a Strategic Financing Plan - Module 3, Transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This session explores what is needed for financing sustainability. It looks at how to project costs and find possible funding sources.

    Session 5 Technical Assistance on Module 3 - Creating a Strategic Financing Plan (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This session addresses the components of a financial plan and relates them to a financial loan program.

    Session 6 Building Organizational Capacity and Community Support - Module 4, PowerPoint and Text of PowerPoint (2007) -- Available formats: rtf ppt
    This presentation looks at the resources that are available in the community to assist in sustainability planning. It includes the use of an environmental scan and the identification of key champions.

    Session 6 Building Organizational Capacity and Community Support - Module 4, Transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This session looks at the resources that are available in the community to assist in sustainability planning.

    Session 7 Developing and Writing the Plan - Module 5, PowerPoint (2007) -- Available formats: ppt rtf
    This presentation describes how the various components can be compiled to develop a plan for sustainability. It looks at milestones, writing a draft, and determining the use of the plan wiht investors and decisionmakers.

    Session 7 Developing and Writing the Plan - Module 5, Transcript (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This session pulls from information discussed in the earlier modules to create the sustainability plan.

    Session 8 Presentation of Sustainability Plans (2007) -- Available formats: rtf mp3
    This session is the final session of the sustainability plannning session. Three loan programs present their plans for sustainability that they developed over the course of the several months.