If you want to learn more about Huntingdon County, enhance your leadership skills or make lifelong connections you should consider participating in Leadership Huntingdon County. Applications for the Class of 2012 are now being accepted.
The mission of Leadership Huntingdon County is to stimulate positive community change through leadership training designed to identify, involve, educate, and motivate leaders.
The program consists of a kick-off reception and retreat in September, monthly sessions until May, and a fall and spring field trip. The Class of 2012 will graduate May 24, 2012.
Among other things, class members will learn about economic development, local government, tourism, education, healthcare, and human services in Huntingdon County. Team building, conflict management and leadership skills will also be covered.
The deadline to apply is Friday, July 29. Anyone with a sincere interest in civic leadership, and a desire to make positive changes in the community is encouraged to apply.
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