Shawnee Leadership Program Opens Application Process For 2019 Program
SHAWNEE LEADERSHIP PROGRAM SEEKS PARTICIPANTS
The Shawnee Chamber of Commerce Foundation is currently accepting applications for its leadership program, Shawnee Tomorrow Leadership.
SHAWNEE, Kan.—Community-minded citizens with a leadership drive are encouraged to apply to the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce Foundation 2019 leadership program, Shawnee Tomorrow Leadership. The Foundation will accept 20 to 25 applicants for participation.
Originally started by the Chamber in 1989, the purpose of the program is to develop individuals to assume leadership roles within Shawnee, Johnson County, the State of Kansas and beyond. Since its inception, nearly 375 individuals have graduated from this leadership program; many serving our community today. Participants will be required to attend eight, full-day and one, half-day class sessions from January to May 2019. Topics will include education, health care, economic development, community service and city, county and state government.
Tuition—totaling $1,000—covers the cost for materials, transportation and meals. THE DEADLINE FOR ALL APPLICATIONS IS November 16, 2018. Look for more information on the Chamber’s Web site, www.shawneekschamber.com. Contact Mary Taylor, Chief Operating Officer, at the Chamber office, 913.631.6545, if you are interested in participating in Shawnee Tomorrow.
About the Foundation: The Shawnee Chamber of Commerce Foundation was established in 2014. This 501(c)(3) was organized exclusively for charitable, educational and scientific purposes.
About the Chamber:
Established in 1946, the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce is a membership organization with 650+ business members that works to preserve the best possible business climate and quality of life for Shawnee. The Shawnee Chamber Corporation 501 (c)(6) includes the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce, and two divisions including the Economic Development Council and Visit Shawnee. For more information, contact us at 913.631.6545 or visit our website at www.goodstartshere.com.