MCT 100 (Getting to Know MCT--For Prospective Volunteers, Staff, Board Members and Community Members Looking to Take Their Leadership Skills to the Next Level)
"MCT 100" is a free introductory event we do monthly that gives a 120-minute introduction to what we're all about (our "Why"), where we're going, and how you may be able to play a role (supportive or starring). Go to the front page of our website (scroll to the bottom) to sign up. Click here for a detailed fact sheet.
MCT 101 (Initial Resources all Volunteers, Staff and Board Members Read)
Strengthsfinders 2.0, by Tom Rath
Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, by Stephen R. Covey
Getting Things Done, by David Allen Coe
Not for Sale, By David Batstone
MCT 102 (Leadership Development)
First Things First, By Stephen R. Covey et al.
The Speed of Trust, by Stephen M.R. Covey
The Four Disciplines of Execution, by Sean Covey, et al
The Leadership Challenge, by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner
Leaders Eat Last, by Simon Sinek
For the Mountain Community
Hearts and Lives is an organization, birthed out of the crisis of mountain fires, which addresses the needs of residents in the mountain communities through both direct services and referrals.
LSS/Community Care Centers has locations throughout Southern California and serves through a variety of programs (including Wraparound, Therapeutic Behavioral Services, and emergency assistance services).
For Those Passionate About Abolition
The Not For Sale Campaign is on the cutting edge of raising awareness and fighting modern slavery. MCT is currently developing a four-week, 12 hour, awareness experience, based largely on their work.
International Justice Mission is a human rights agency that brings rescue to victims of slavery, sexual exploitation and other forms of violent oppression IJM lawyers, investigators and aftercare professionals work with local officials to secure immediate victim rescue and aftercare, to prosecute perpetrators and to ensure that public justice systems--police, courts, and laws--effectively protect the poor and vulnerable.