The Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, in collaboration with the Minnesota Historical Society, is accepting applications for the six-month Neighborhood Leadership Program. Join a diverse group of 30 people to explore neighborhood involvement and develop leadership skills to take effective community action. If you live, volunteer or work in a Saint Paul neighborhood, are between the ages of 16-99, and want to connect with others who make a difference in their community, then this opportunity is for you. Apply for NLP by September 27.
Session Topics Include:
- Understanding Your Leadership Style
- Working Inclusively in Neighborhoods
- Navigating City Government
- Drawing on Community History to Take Action Today
Dates and Times:
Kick-Off Retreat: November 5-6, 2010
Two sessions per month
One Tuesday evening, 5:30 pm — 8:30 pm
One Saturday, 9:00 am — 3:00 pm
Attendance at all sessions is expected. Childcare and transportation are available — please request on your application. $100 is due upon acceptance into the program. Scholarships are available.
For more information:
- Phone: 651-280-2457
- Email: NLP@wilder.org
- Web: http://www.wilder.org/nlp.html