Coaching Tables

A Simple System for Inviting Givers Deeper into Your Cause (Coaching Table)

Leave this coaching table with a simple system to help you intentionally strengthen the relationship between givers and the cause you serve.

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Michael Mitchell, CAFO)

Assistance for Your Adoption Financing (Coaching Table)

Since 2009, America’s Christian Credit Union (ACCU) has helped more than 2,000 families adopt children from around the globe. Through customized financing plans that fit the unique needs of each family, ACCU is removing the barriers to adoption affordability. Come chat with us to learn how we work with families, agencies, and law firms to bring children home.

(Natalie DePrat, America’s Christian Credit Union)

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

Clarify Your Message in Four Simple Steps (Coaching Table)

Can you clearly answer the question, “Why should I give to your nonprofit?” in 30 seconds or less? Leave this coaching table with a simple framework to help you quickly describe the work you do in an emotionally compelling way that tells givers why they should consider investing in your work.

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Michael Mitchell, CAFO)

Collaborating with Success (Coaching Table)

The needs of vulnerable kids and families are complex and we need a collaborative response to effectively serve foster youth and families in crisis. At this coaching table, we’ll touch on the collective impact model, forming regional partnerships, and collaboration between faith-based and secular organizations.

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Tiffany Loeffler, The Alliance: Defending the Cause of Kids & Families)

Exploring Show Hope’s Medical Care and Adoption Aid Grants (Coaching Table)

Join the Show Hope team for a discussion on different grant opportunities for families to assist with pre and post-adoption related expenses.

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Nathan Magness, Show Hope)

Fundraising Coaching for Small to Mid-Size Nonprofits (Coaching Table)

Have a fundraising question but don’t know who to ask? CAFO’s Director of Development & Discipleship is ready to help at this fundraising coaching table specifically designed to support small to mid-size nonprofits.

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Michael Mitchell, CAFO)

Going Digital (Coaching Table)

The COVID-19 pandemic forced many of us to do ministry in ways we had never expected (Zoom, Facebook Live, etc.). Now that we are back in person, how can we use some of these technologies to make our ministries reach further and deeper than ever before?

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Blaine Hamilton, Southeast Christian Church)

How Can I Leverage Orphan & Stand Sunday to Grow My Ministry? (Coaching Table)

Have you thought about bringing Orphan Sunday or Stand Sunday to your church this year, but don’t know where to start? Our team leaders will give you practical steps and some of our tried and true ideas to push past the challenges and make a big impact this November for vulnerable children!

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Kody Krady & Ashley Phelan, CAFO)

How to Effectively Partner with Businesses to Help Children in Your Community (Coaching Table)

Even as the Church has been called to lead, businesses and other organizations have an important role to play in caring for kids and families in crisis as well. Come receive practical and personalized guidance for successfully engaging businesses in your community.

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Kyle Johnson, CarePortal)

How to Save with the Adoption Tax Credit (Coaching Table)

We’re here to help the adoption tax credit work for you! Bring your questions and special situations! No matter where you are in your adoption journey, we’re here to help make it a little easier.

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Becky Wilmoth, Bills Tax Service)

Soul Care for Your Team (Coaching Table)

If you have been convicted to dive deeper into soul care for your team but don’t know where to start, have been trying to grow in this area of ministry, or just want to discuss an idea for your team…this is for you! Come along with questions and we will share our experiences together.

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Lifesong)

Teaching Kids to Bounce Back! (Coaching Table)

Resilience can be learned and research shows that it is the key to healing from hard times – and for facing future challenges. Join us at this coaching table to learn/discuss practical skills and tools for anyone who works with kids with emotional and behavioral challenges. The first step in emotional regulation often begins with identifying the emotion. Learn some strategies to teach children how to “Name it/Tame it.” Learn specific and concrete action plans for dealing with big emotions.

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!

(Deb Lukasiewicz, Finally Home)

The Do’s and Don’ts of Adoption Financing (Coaching Table)

After helping more than 2,000 families adopt, our lending team has developed some important tips for successfully navigating the financing of an adoption. Come with your questions and learn practical ways to maximize your ability to afford adoption and avoid common pitfalls that can lead to frustration and even heartbreak.

(Natalie DePrat, America’s Christian Credit Union)

No sign-ups are required for the coaching tables. Limited seating will be first-come, first-served. Stay the hour or drop in throughout for questions, guidance, and discussion!