All Member Meeting Resources
February 24, 2021 Zoom Content Hour Resources
Legislative Preview Presentation
David Lujan from Children's Action Alliance and the Arizona Center for Economic Progress presented on the 2021 Arizona legislature.
December 19, 2020 Zoom Content Hour Resources
Resources Provided by Presenter Natalia Ronceria Ceballos, Founder/CEO La NRC
Equity & Your Organization: Gaining Buy In
PowerPoint presentation by La NRC
Natalia Ronceria Ceballos
The Role of Senior Leaders in Building a Race Equity Culture
By Kerrien Suarez, Director, Equity in the Center, a project of ProInspire
The Psychology of Diversity Resistance and Integration
Christine A. Wiggins-Romesburg and Rod P. Githens
Race to Lead Revisited:
Obstacles and Opportunities in Addressing
the Nonprofit Racial Leadership Gap
An initiative of Building Movement Project
Members of high-status groups are threatened by pro-diversity
Tessa L. Dover, Brenda Major, Cheryl R. Kaiser
Journal of Experimental Social Psychology
Do organizations' diversity signals threaten members of the majority group?
The case of employee professional networks
Angélica S. Gutiérreza, Julian K. Saint Clair
Journal of Business Research
THE BUSINESS CASE FOR RACIAL EQUITY: A STRATEGY FOR GROWTH
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
BACKLASH TOWARD DIVERSITY INITIATIVES: EXAMINING THE IMPACT OF DIVERSITY PROGRAM JUSTIFICATION, PERSONAL AND GROUP OUTCOMES
Deborah L. Kidder
Melenie J. Lankau
University of Georgia
University of Cincinnati
Kelly A. Mollica
Bethel College, TN
Raymond A. Friedman
The International Journal of Conflict of Management
November 18, 2020 Zoom Connect Hour Resource
2020 Census Thank You and Stats
October 21, 2020 Zoom Content Hour
David Lujan from the Arizona Center for Economic Progress provided insights and information on this year's election.
August 26, 2020 Zoom Content Hour
Understanding Equity - Begin with Language
Natalia Ronceria Ceballos, Founder/CEO of La NRC presented on Understanding Equity - Begin with Language at the MFSA's August, 2020 Zoom Connect. Included is her PowerPoint presentation.
To connect with Natalia visit her LinkedIn profile at https://www.linkedin.com/in/nataliarc/.
Suggested resources provided by Natalia Ronceria Ceballos, Founder/CEO of La NRC.
February 7, 2020 All Member Meeting
Legislative Session 2020 & Advocacy
David Lujan from The Arizona Center for Economic Progress presented on the current session as well as provided guidance on advocacy for non-profit organizations.
November 8, 2019 All Member Meeting
November 8 2019 Agenda
MFSA Social Network Analysis Survey Findings
Utility Assistance Update
Cynthia Zwick, CEO of Wildfire, presented the MFSA with an update on the work of the Utility Assistance Core Team.
David Lujan joined the MFSA to provide a preview of the upcoming 2020 legislative session.
August 16, 2019 All Member Meeting
August 16, 2019 Agenda
Father Engagement in Family Support
Neil Tift from Native American Fathers and Families Association presented on gatekeeping.
Marion Hill from City of Phoenix presented on improving the lives of children and families through father engagement.
Arizona KIDS COUNT Data
David Lujan from The Arizona Center for Economic Progress presented on the latest KIDS COUNT data for Arizona.
May 3, 2019 All Member Meeting
Listen For Good Panel & Resources
A hard-copy example of the application agencies will need to complete online to apply for L4G.
2019 Legislative Session Update
David Lujan joined the MFSA to share up-to-date information on the 2019 Legislative Session.
February 8, 2019 All Member Meeting
Listen For Good Presentation
June Wang from Listen For Good presented on the survey tool and the opportunity for MFSA members.
Listen for Good Website
2019 Legislative Session To Do List
David Lujan from the Arizona Center for Economic Progress presented on upcoming issues and opportunities in the 2019 legislative session.
November 9, 2018 All Member Meeting
The Story We Tell About Poverty Isn't True
Family Independence Initiative
Trinity Donovan, AZCEND CEO, presents on the Family Independence Initiative and its measurable results.
Policy Impact and Mid-Term Elections
David Lujan, the Director for the Arizona Center for Economic Progress provides updates and insight into the upcoming legislative session and the impacts of the recent mid-term elections.
Listen For Good
August 17, 2018 All Member Meeting
LISC Executive Director, Terry Benelli presents on the myriad ways LISC Phoenix is engaged across Maricopa County.
Trellis - Learning. Lending. Building
Patricia Garcia Duarte, President & CEO, shares how Trellis is engaged with community to connect individuals to home ownership.
An informational handout on Trellis's services in both English and Spanish.
Utility Discounts & Programs: Keep More Money in Your Pocket
Bonnie Temme, Community Relations Program Manager for SRP shares a variety of ways individuals and families can save money on their utilities. Information presented for SRP, APS and Southwest Gas.
Smart Tools for School
Roxanne Wingate, Sr. Community Relations Specialist for Cox Communications of Arizona provides information on Cox's Connect2Compete program.
Session Impacts & Federal Legislation
David Lujan, Director of the Arizona Center for Economic progress provides information on legislation, tax cut impacts and public school funding.
May 4, 2018 All Member Meeting
ARIZONA@WORK, Innovative Workforce Solutions
February 2, 2018 All Member Meeting
MFSA Network Survey Findings
Emily Mead from the Institute for Sustainable Communities presents findings from the MFSA's second network survey.
Building Wealth for Everyone
New Approaches to Financial Literacy
Eva Felix from A New Leaf/MesaCAN shares their approach to engaging families around financial literacy.
Sharing Success With Our Community
MFSA welcomes Emma Garcia and Sulie Richardson from Desert Financial Credit Union to present on Desert Financial's work within the community.
Federal Tax Change Impacts
David Lujan, Director of The Arizona Center for Economic Progress provides information on recent federal tax changes and their potential impacts in Arizona.
August 11, 2017 All Member Meeting
ACEs in the School Setting
Marcia Stanton, MSW, recently presented at the MFSA All Member Meeting on ACEs.
Marcia Stanton, MSW, is the Senior Injury Prevention Specialist at Phoenix Children’s Hospital where she coordinates their Strong Families Program. She founded and leads the Arizona Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Consortium and their statewide “Strong Communities Raise Strong Kids” initiative, working to increase awareness of the impact of childhood trauma and promote resilience. She spearheads additional statewide initiatives including “Creating Trauma Sensitive Arizona Schools”, and leads efforts to end corporal punishment and promote positive discipline.
She has a Master’s degree in Social Work and a long history of personal interest and involvement in children and family issues. In 2014 she was a recipient of the US Administration on Children, Youth and Families Commissioner’s Award for exceptional contribution toward the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect, and in 2009 was recognized with the Greater Phoenix Child Abuse Prevention Councils’ Cherish the Children award. She is a member of the Arizona Citizen Review Panel and Never Shake a Baby Arizona Advisory Committee, as well as an instructor and facilitator with Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children Sexual Abuse Prevention Program.