April was an exciting month for our Cohort 3 fellows, as they met up with the Foster America team in Denver, Colorado for their first quarterly convening. Currently five of the C3 fellows are working in different Human Services agencies throughout Colorado, so this was a particularly special place to come together for collective learning and reflection. We loved reconnecting with the fellows face-to-face and hearing about their first few months at their agencies. Our programming dove deep into the federal child welfare finance landscape and developing individual leadership skills through project planning and team development.
Highlights of the convening included:
We can’t wait to reconvene in June with the Cohort 3 fellows at our next training session in St. Paul, MN!