Foundation Applications Open
Leadership Dutchess has been dedicated to educating and motivating citizens for to serve in leadership roles within our community for over 20 years. This program was designed to foster the development of a group of professionals who grow and learn together over a nine-month period. Leadership Dutchess sessions are held once per month September – June and all course work contributes to the knowledge and understanding of leadership. Prominent individuals from the public and private sector, sharing their knowledge on real-world topics of leadership/ municipal concerns impacting the Hudson Valley Region, conduct each daylong session.
For nearly 15 years, The Chamber Foundation, Inc. has chosen to collaborate with area school districts to offer an innovative, four-year program designed to develop the leadership and life skills of area youth. Youth Leadership students will have opportunities for substantive interaction with his or her peers, community based service organizations, institutions of higher education, and professionals from local industry. By the end of the program, participants will achieve more self-confidence and develop skills and attitudes needed for success in college and life. Youth Leadership is open to any student from any school or district within Dutchess County.
2013-14 Youth Leadership Application (137 KB)
For more information about The Chamber Foundation, visit www.ChamberFDN.org.
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