Building Full Capacity Locals

Resources and training designed to help strengthen your local association and get more members involved.

To qualify for funding, the association must take a self-assessment which will help you determine where your local needs to strengthen.

 

 

 
Upcoming BFCL Training
REGISTER NOW BY CLICKING HERE: REGISTRATION FOR SUMMIT!

Hello Presidents!

The Statewide Presidents Summit will begin a little later so it does not conflict with your work schedule. Friday will begin with registration at 3:00 p.m. and the program with begin at 4:00. It will include an update from the MEA Executive Office, the Keynote Speaker, a short meeting of the Presidents Caucus and then a nice reception hosted by MESSA at 6:00 p.m.

Saturday will be the training day starting at 9:15 a.m. and end around 3:30 p.m. 

We hope you can join us!

 


BFCL Resources and Training Information for Leaders

Resource Booklets -

(download below or request copies by calling 800-292-1934, ext. 2941)

PAC Power Booklet (PDF)

Getting Strategic -- Long-Range Planning for Local Leaders (PDF)

Presidents Planning Calendar (PDF)

Electing your Employer (PDF)- Currently being revised.

Association/Building Representatives and Stewards -- Starting with the Basics (PDF)

Association/Building Representatives and Stewards -- Starting with the Basics -- Higher Ed (PDF)

Crisis Planning: It's never too early to start (PDF) Currently being revised.

Crisis Planning: It's never too early to start - Higher Ed (PDF) Currently being revised.

Communications 101 (PDF)

(download below or request copies by calling 800-292-1934, ext. 2941)

Communications 101 - Higher Ed (PDF) Currently being revised.

Just Between Presidents - Generation Next (PDF)

Just Between Presidents - Parliamentary Procedure (PDF)

You've Been Elected. . . Now What? (PDF)

Processing Gripes and Grievances (PDF)

Processing Gripes and Grievances - Higher Ed (PDF)

United We Stand . . . Coalition Building for EA and ESP Units (PDF)

Local Funding Program

There are funds available to local associations to support NEW ideas, activities and programs, especially those designed to engage newer members or increase member political awareness/engagement.

For more information contact MEA Vice President Nancy Strachan at 800-292-1934, ext. 5509.

Local Self-Assessment Tool (PDF)

Local Funding Request Form (PDF)