The ALA is hosting several virtual trainings this fall. Take advantage of these FREE member benefits!  

You still have time to register for the last session of ALA Academy Live: Mission Delivery – Veteran Service. It is Thursday, Oct. 15, at 9:30 p.m. ET.

Registration is now open for the new ALA Academy Live - American Legion Auxiliary Foundation Grants Panel. This is your chance to learn how to get your mission-focused project funded by the ALA Foundation! The ALA Foundation has awarded over $480,000 in grants to ALA units and departments over the last eight years. 
In this FREE virtual panel, you will learn how to apply for grants for things such as a local Veterans Creative Arts Festival or promoting the Auxiliary while working the mission. The virtual panel will be hosted twice: 
  • Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. ET 
  • Nov. 2 at 9 p.m. ET 
Spaces are limited. Register for this FREE member benefit today. 

Back by popular demand: Mission Delivery – Basic Training
This highly sought-after course is on the October schedule again! An introduction to our traditional, face-to-face Mission Training, this virtual Live course will combine many elements from Mission Training 101 and 201.

During this hour-long webinar, you’ll learn how to discover the mission needs in your own community and think differently about how we get others to join us in this service.  

Topics covered:

  • How to identify needs in your community
  • Where to discover the most effective tools
  • Finding opportunities in obstacles

Session date: Oct. 26 at 8 p.m. ET