welcome to the anchorage
URBAN TRAINING COLLABORATIVE
We are investing in Anchorage leaders
who are working in social services, non-profits, and other helping professions.
We are developing stronger collaborative relationships
between these leaders and their organizations.
We are supporting our city's collective work
to make things right for all people in Anchorage,
especially the most vulnerable.
We desire to create spaces for leaders to reflect on and discern life-giving principles for life and work.
We desire to create spaces for leaders to anchor themselves in spiritually formative practices within a spiritually supportive community.
We desire to strengthen and support leaders who are creating transformative spaces throughout our city.
We desire for Anchorage to experience Shalom --
"everything the way its
supposed to be" for all people.
Burnout is an occupational phenomenon,
particularly for leaders in the fields of human services, social work, ministries, and other helping professions.
Leaders can cultivate work and life sustainability through being
Anchored by a philosophy or a theology
Centered within one's spirituality
Holistically embraced inside a community
We are inclusive.
We apply a broad definition of spirituality,
allowing individuals to apply principles of
teaching and practices to their own worldview.
We nurture an environment where all traditions and journeys are welcome.
We are training the heads, hearts, and hands of Anchorage leaders to love their city and seek its peace.