Presentations

2018 Workshop: Community Based Social Enterprise

Oakland — June 13, 2018

CCEDA – RecycleForce

Cynthia Amador – Introduction to Social Enterprise

Leticia Landa, La Cocina (Video – About La Cocina)

Cathryn Couch, Ceres Community Project 

Mariela Cedeno, Mandela Marketplace

Bret Sweet, Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center 

Nate Shaffran, Northern California Community Loan Fund

Brad Caftel, Insight Center for Community Economic Development

Los Angeles — June 18, 2018

CCEDA – RecycleForce

Cynthia Amador – Introduction to Social Enterprise

Trevor Kale, Chrysalis Enterprises

Brian Albert, L.A.Prep

Ben Pak, PaceCare, Pacific Asian Consortium in Employment (PACE)

Betsy Densmore, Academies for Social Entrepreneurship (ASE)

2018 CED Workshop: Job Creation and Entrepreneurship in the Community-Based Food Industry

Los Angeles — April 23, 2018

Glenn Sanada – CCEDA

Brian Albert – L.A. Prep

Rudy Espinoza – Leadership for Urban Renewal Network (LURN)

Catherine Howard – California FreshWorks (Northern California Community Loan Fund)

Robert Zapata – Opportunity Fund

Tomas Duran – Concerned Capital

Oakland — April 25, 2018

Glenn Sanada – CCEDA

Carmen Herrera-Mansir – El Pajaro Community Development Corporation

Leticia Landa – La Cocina (Video – About La Cocina)

Nathaniel Owen – Adelante Fund (Mission Economic Development Agency)

Sharon Miller – Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center

Catherine Howard – California FreshWorks (Northern California Community Loan Fund)

Daniel Fernandez – Opportunity Fund

Alison Lingane – Project Equity

Tomas Duran – Concerned Capital

Tim Huet – Arizmendi Association of Co-Ops

2017 CalCAPA Conference: Long Beach, CA

Social Enterprise

Cynthia Amador — Social Enterprise Overview

Dalton Laluces — Pacific Asian Consortium in Employment (PACE Care)

Homeless Service Centers

James Rydingsword — San Benito Health and Human Services Agency (HOME Center)

Jim Famalette — Community Action Partnership of San Luis Obispo (40 Prado)

2017 Conference: Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, CA

Larry Kosmont — Politics, Economics, Environment…What Trumps?

2016 CED Session: Enhanced Infrastructure Financing Districts

Kosmont Companies — New Funding Source

EIFD Resource Guide

2015 Conference: Sacramento, CA

Kevin Stein – California Reinvestment Coalition

Eugene Lee – State Dept. of Housing & Comm. Dev

Shamus Roller – Housing California

Marietta Nunez – Federal Home Loan Bank, San Francisco

Chris Hoene – California Budget & Policy Center

John Heath – California Community Action Partnership Association