The KSAFC held our 106th annual conference in Topeka, KS, October 21,22 & 23, 2022.
Conference details including attendee and vendor registration pages will be coming in June.
Our conference program for Saturday will include the following presentations from Royal P. Mortenson Colonel, USMC (Ret)
Director, Illinois Fire Service Institute (Ret) - Read his Bio
5,4,3,2,1: The Five Most Important Words In Leadership
Colonel Mortenson uses our U.S. Constitution and the preamble in a creative and unique way to illustrate the beliefs and personal qualities that make up a good leader.
Leadership Maxims for Life: How to Be The Best Leader You Can Be
What is the foundation of good leadership and being a good leader? Is it experience? Is it character? Is it knowledge and self-study? Or is it how we live our lives; how we interact with those around us, and the associated personal priorities that drive why and what we do? Colonel Mortenson will present 12 maxims (rules to live by) that are essential for successful leadership.
Learn How to Write Winning Grant Proposals &
Follow Grant Compliance Guidelines
Mid-America Regional Council and Grant Writing USA will present two grants classes in Kansas City, MO.
Class #1: Learn where to find the grants and how to get them.
Join us May 19-20, 2022 when the Mid-America Regional Council hosts Grant Writing USA's two-day grant writing workshop. Attend this proven class and you'll learn how to find grants and write winning grant proposals. Beginning and experienced government, education and nonprofit personnel are welcome to attend. Tuition for first responders is $425 and includes all materials. Please use the discount code "Friends" at the time of registration.
Class #2: Learn how to stay in compliance and keep the money.
Attend this grant management training, June 2-3, 2022 and you'll learn what to do after your government grants arrive. We will help you hone your grant administration skills and arm you with extensive knowledge of the compliance requirements that all grantees must meet when managing federal funds. This training is recommended for grant recipient organizations across all disciplines and is hosted by the Mid-America Regional Council. Tuition for first responders is $565 and includes all materials. Please use the discount code "Friends" at the time of registration.