Training details

calendar_today Friday, December 11, 2020

access_time 10:00 am - 11:30 am ET

place Candid
Virtual - All registrants wil receive a Zoom Link
Cleveland, OH 44103

attach_money Free


Come to this overview of the current state of health policy and advocacy fundraising in Ohio.
Joan Englund, Executive Director of the Mental Health and Addiction Advocacy Coalition, will be speaking on the current context and challenges for fundraising at this time. This will be followed by a panel discussion moderated by Teleange' Thomas of Candid, which will include local/state health policy experts and community health services experts.

This program is supported by grants from the Woodruff Foundation, Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation, and Bruening Foundation. 


  • Attendees will receive an expert assessment of the current state of health policy and advocacy fundraising.
  • Attendees will interact with local experts and learn tips and information to assist with 2021 planning.

Intended audience

  • All levels of experience
  • CEOs, executive directors, upper management
  • Fundraising & development staff
  • Program directors and staff


Teleange Thomas Executive Director of the Midwest Candid
Joan M. Englund Executive Director Mental Health & Addiction Advocacy Coalition
Loren Anthes William C. and Elizabeth M. Treuhaft Chair in Health Planning Center for Community Solutions
Habeebah R. Grimes Chief Executive Officer Positive Education Program
Jean Polster President and Chief Executive Officer Neighborhood Family Practice



By enrolling in this training, you agree to grant Candid permission to document this session with photography, film, and/or video. Material captured may be used in future publications, brochures, or other printed materials used to promote Candid. Please inform instructor if you do not agree to these conditions.