1401 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 1610, Philadelphia, PA 19102

CEA In A Day

What is CEA In A Day?
The CEA In A Day is an advanced training to help community members build their civic engagement and leadership skills. During this day-long training, you will:
  • Discuss civic engagement tools and tactics with experts in the field.
  • Learn about opportunities to engage directly with City departments.
  • Get to know other Philly area leaders, activists, and organizers.
  • Complete 4 workshops to develop specific skill sets.
Event Details:
Date: Saturday, October 19
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Municipal Services Building, 1401 JFK Blvd.
Registration is closed for CEA In a Day on October 19th.
Check out our upcoming CEA Learning Series Here.
Here is the agenda for the upcoming CEA In A Day this October!
Session 1:

How the federal, state, and local government works.

Government 101

How to set the right goals for guiding your work.

Goal Setting 

Why and how to tell your community's story.

Community Story 

Session 2:

 How to host a successful meeting and manage conflicts.

Community Meeting Management

How to develop small goals that let you plan and track your work along the way.

Timelines & Benchmarking

How to identify the right people and resources for your work.

Asset Mapping

Session 3:

How to plan and time your outreach to engage the right people and resources.

Targeting &


How to engage the right people and resources around a shared goal.

Building Coalitions

How to build your personal and professional online presence.

Personal Branding 

Session 4:

How to manage volunteers so that they keep coming back.



 How to develop numeric metrics for tracking and measuring the impact of your work.

Data & 


 How to use traditional and social media to promote your work.

Media & Marketing

Questions? Contact cynthia.barnes@phila.gov

Can't make it on Saturday? Check out our CEA Learning Series.