The Community Development Division of the Environmental Services Department works to provide resources for Carrollton citizens, residents, and neighbors at this annual leadership training. This year's theme was Carrollton Cares with an emphasis on volunteerism. For more information on Carrollton's Community Development, call 972.466.4299 or browse our pages!
"Carrollton Cares"Saturday, February 21st
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Newman-Smith High School
(Northwest corner of the Building)
Carrollton, TX 75006
Join us on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at Newman-Smith High School for the Annual Neighborhood Networking Event, entitled "Carrollton Cares" for this year. The event is hosted by the Neighborhood Advisory Commission and the City of Carrollton's Neighborhood Partnership Office. Representatives from local businesses, as well as City Departments will provide expo booths with information on various programs and services benefitting neighborhoods in the community. The goal of this event is to facilitate partnerships between the City and citizen groups, in order to create and foster active and involved neighborhoods.
|8:00 a.m||Registration, Continental Breakfast and Expo Booths Open|
|9:00 a.m.||Welcome, by Scott Hudson, Environmental Services Director|
|9:10 a.m.||Opening Remarks Councilmember Jeff Andonian|
|9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.||
First Break Out Sessions (Select One):
|1. Prevention Starts with You|
|"Learn Signs of Elderly and Youth Abuse"|
|2. Volunteer Organization & Engagement|
|"Motivate and recruit volunteers"|
|3. The Full-time Crime Prevention Specialist: YOU|
|"Crime Prevention Awareness"|
10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
|Second Break Out Sessions (Select One):|
|1. Blight to Bright|
|"Code Enforcement for Carrollton"|
|2. Preparedness Starts at Home|
|3. There's a Grant for That!"|
|"Available Neighborhood Grants"|
|12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.||
Lunch and Neighborhood Mixer with Expo
Keynote Speaker: Peter Braster, Transit-Oriented Development Senior Manager "Carrollton Treasure - A Glorious Past & Promising Future"
While there is no charge to attend please do RSVP for the 2015 Neighborhood Networking Spring Event by clicking here.
Booths Available for Businesses Expo
This year the City of Carrollton and the Neighborhood Advisory Commission invites your business to participate in the 2015 Neighborhood Networking Event: "Carrollton Cares". Participation allows your company or business an opportunity to interact with residents, promote brand awareness, and establish public relations and community service with citizen groups in the city.
A registration fee of $100.00 includes, a table (5ft in length), two chairs and a table cloth. After the registration fee has been received, a confirmation notice will be sent by the registration coordinator.
The registration form for the Business Expo at the Neighborhood Networking Event can be found by clicking here.