Financial assistance is available for continuing education for key finance, administration, health care, and development personnel and for basic management tools. These funds may be used for purposes such as:
On-going education at workshops and conferences in financial management, elder care delivery or fund-raising
Participation in national conferences such as the Resource Center for Religious Institutes (RCRI) and workshops
An NRRO elder care consultation or review of the cost effectiveness of elder care delivery
Financial assistance to purchase TRENDS software from RCRI and/or TRENDS training and consultation
Expenses for facilitator to assist leadership or community processes related to elder care
Expenses for speaker to address planning or elder care topics at membership gatherings
Computers, software and training for first-time computerization of the accounting and/or development functions
A financial forecast or other technical assistance with planning
The maximum amount of the Management and Continuing Education Assistance is $5,000 per calendar year. Religious institutes may request this assistance at any time during the year but not more than once per year. The entire $5,000 does not need to be asked for at one time different requests can be made throughout the calendar year as long as they do not exceed the $5,000 total. Application(s) must be received by November 30th of each calendar year.
Please contact Karen Canas, @email or (202) 541-3215, if you have a question about the eligibility of a possible funding request.
Management and Continuing Education Assistance Application -PDF l Word
Management and Continuing Education Assistance Accountability Form - PDF l Word