Serving the Greater Dayton area, Dayton CAN motivates and supports local organizations by providing guidance and a platform to promote community activism.

​​Individuals and community organizations are actively engaged in bringing about change and bringing resources to improve their community or to support the individuals they serve.  Our conference will provide the tools to empower you to make change locally.  Participants will hear from presenters who are currently working on the front line of change and learn practical ways of improving their organizations and communities.


  • The What, Why, When, and How or Community Organizing
  • Business Aspects and Project Management
  • Network and Coalition Building

Location:       CSU-Dayton, 840 Germantown Street, Dayton, Ohio 45402

Date:             March 18, 2017

Cost:             $60 - Standard

                            $65 - At the door on March 18, 2017

Arthur Morgan Institute for Community Solutions Inc. (Community Solutions Inc.), Central State University’s Dayton Location (CSU) and Dayton CAN (DCAN) are collaborating to host the first annual community organizing conference.  Each organization has a commitment to creating sustainable change in local, state, national, and international settings.  

Participants will hear from experienced community organizers, engage in hands-on activities and participate in small group discussions leading to relevant action plans. Individuals, community organizations, and civic groups are encouraged to attend.

Community Solutions, Central State University and the Dayton Community Action Network are proud to present our first Annual:

"Miami Valley Community Organizing Conference"

- Providing the Building Blocks for a Stronger Community.

The Registration Fee includes:

       - Breakfast

       - Refreshments

       - Lunch
       - Workbooks
       - Workshop Materials

Coordinated By:

As a Historically Black College / University, Central State University has a history of being an agent of change. The Dayton Location continues its active support of the residents and organizations serving the Greater Miami Valley area.

With over 75 years of commitment towards creating sustainable communities, Community Solutions Inc. has become a cornerstone of the region with both domestic and international influence.

With Support From: