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Exceptional Community Connections Can Help You...

Exceptional Community Connections, LLC offers services that facilitate authentic connections for individuals, organizations and companies that result in awareness building, quality service delivery, investment in local establishments, and opportunities to make meaningful contributions. Exceptional Community Connections can also help increase your employee morale and strengthen your community relationships which translate into an even more profitable and socially responsible entity.

1. Facilitation Services

Staff Development and Teams Systems Coaching

2.Organizational Consulting

Organizational Development, Program Management, Community Needs Assessment, Community Engagement

3.Business and Service Referrals

Connections to business and individuals

4.C.O.W.

The Community Orientation (C.O.W.)The C.O.W. is the premier platform that promotes experiences and opportunities to share and connect interesting people, ideas, and efforts towards a healthy and vibrant community and economy

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Community Tour Experience: Introducing the C+O+W

The “Community Orientation Workshop” (C+O+W) is a fun, educational, and entertaining community tour experience intended to promote unity between natives and new comers to the Oakland/East Bay Area;  and community reinvestment. Tour Experiences by Theme:
  • Spirit of Oakland Tour- West & East Oakland
  • Freedom of Speech Tour- North Oakland/Berkeley
  • “Build Your Own Tour”
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Founder, Letitia Henderson, MSW

Letitia Henderson, a native Oaklander, is a powerful, skilled,connected, talented, creative, community bridge builder who has an exceptional ability to bring people together for the purpose of community building and profitable connections. Letitia, launched Exceptional Community Connections, in 2015 to expand her passion for meeting new people; and organizational development skills to entities who seek to authentically partner with  communities in the Oakland/East Bay Area.  Letitia’s goal is to create and facilitate spaces that promote social capital by helping individuals and organizations develop and maximize thriving networks for a common community good.

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Skills.



Project Management

Program Management

Group/Meeting Facilitation

Public Speaking

Grants Management

Community Engagement

Work strategy.

Service

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Consultation

Free 30min Consultation Session

Action

Customized Action Plan

Connect

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Experience.

Professional Experience

Letitia’s extensive experience managing grants, contracts, collaborative group projects, and special initiatives. These projects amount to over 8M dollars in funding. Some of these projects include: • Positive Youth Justice Initiative • Youthful Offender Block Grant and Delinquency Prevention Network, Alameda County Probation • Education Initiative, Oakland Housing Authority

Civic Engagement

Letitia works collaboratively with public officials, foundations, and local communities to promote and support community engagement and improvement efforts. Some of those collaborations include: • City County Neighborhood Initiative (CCNI) • McClymonds High School Alumni Association • City of Oakland Measure Z: Safety and Services Oversight Commission (Oakland Unite) Letitia Henderson envisions a community where others are afforded opportunities and resources by simply being aware of and authentically connected. This is why Exceptional Community Connections exists.

Education.

2007

Master Degree

University of California, Berkeley.

Masters in Social Work Management and Planning

2005

Coro Fellow

The San Francisco Center

Fulltime Fellows Program in Public Affairs.

2002

Bachelors

University of California, Berkeley.

Social Welfare and African American Studies

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What people say.

Letitia’s work with us has been invaluable. She has an ability to bring community members and stakeholders together, gather and report on data. She is highly professional and gets the job done.

Chris Stoner Mertz, Lincoln .

The Case Management training and the tools that you provided went above and beyond our expectations. Happy to report that our team is more organized and confident because of Exceptional Community Connections!

Rhodesia Ransom- Sow A Seed Community Foundation

Having worked with Letitia Henderson over a three year period on a systems change initiative, I’ve seen a professional who understands the nuances of designing a process that engages various levels of public system agencies, community partners and young people in the implementation process. She’s a thoughtful leader, inclusive and unwavering in her mission driven style.

Matt Cervantes- Sierra Health Foundation

Latest News.

ECC is coming out!

29 March, 2017

It is with our great pleasure and excitement that we invite you to be apart of Exceptional Community Connection’s Luxury Launch Party! We hope that you join us to learn more about our services and hear our plans to "Exceptionally Connect" the Oakland/East Bay community. For more information or to register below.

What is Sievent>

05 Feb, 2017

Exceptional Community Connections is proud to partner with Sievent, as the official web based platform for promoting and sharing all ECC events and announcements. Sievent is the social event sharing app that makes it easier for communities to stay connected, informed, & entertained.Sievent enables event organizers who do events for businesses, non-profits, civic organizations, universities, and other local organizations the power to make their event go viral thus making it easier for communities to stay connected, informed, & entertained.

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Address

3207 Lakeshore Ave Oakland, 94610

Phone

510-717-8207

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