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Thank you for joining us!

If you were able to join us at the NWCDI 2023-- thankyou!
And if we missed you, we hope you will join us next year! 

SAVE THE DATE for NWCDI 2024-- July 8-12 in Boise, Idaho

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“Energizing people, organizations and
communities through innovation and
inspired leadership”

The Northwest Community Development
Institute has been hailed as one of the most
educational and inspiring training sessions in the
country. This training is provided by the Idaho
Department of Commerce, in partnership with
Business Oregon. With a top notch curriculum
and world class trainers, we have the right formula
for an experience that can give you the edge you
need in dealing with complex challenges in your
community and region. CDI will provide you with
information, a new perspective and skills you can
apply immediately. It also will provide you with an
opportunity to network with other professionals and
draw from their knowledge and experience. 

After completing three years, you may choose to
pursue a Professional Community and Economic
Development (PCED) Certification.

A limited number of scholarships are available for tuition. Deadline is May 19, 2023. SCHOLARSHIPS ARE NOW CLOSED.


Northwest Community Development Institute
Northwest Community Development Institute
Energizing people, organizations and communities through innovation and inspired leadership.
Jul 10, 8:00 AM – Jul 14, 1:00 PM
The Riverside Hotel,
2900 W Chinden Blvd, Garden City, ID 83714, USA
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The Riverside Hotel


We have a limited number of rooms available at a special group rate. Use this link or call 208-343-1871 to book your room today! Be sure to ask for the NWCDI group rate. 


Who Should Attend?

Elected Officials and Staff, Community and Economic Development Agencies and Organizations, Non-Profits, Legislators, Chambers of Commerce, Extension Agents, Tribes, Planners, Community Volunteers and private sector representatives. The NWCDI is endorsed by the Community Development Council (CDC) and was recently recognized by Community Development Society International for superior programming that exemplifies and positively influences community development practice.

Professional Certification Levels



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