Are you ready to Lead From Where You Stand? Impact SWFL is an innovative program for emerging leaders who want to fast-track their awareness of community issues, get involved with civic engagement and develop a personal leadership style.
The 2018 application process is now complete. If you’d like to be contacted about our 2019 class, reach out to Lauren Ware at (239) 992-2943.
Learn more about Impact SWFL through the video and audio below!
Listen: What is Impact SWFL?
Who is this for?
Up-and-coming professionals who want to make an impact in the community.
Not sure which Foundation program is the best fit for you? Take a closer look at Impact SWFL and Leadership Bonita here.
Program Fee: $1,000
What is the program format?
A six-month leadership development program made of three parts:
- Two full-day and four half-day sessions with guest speakers covering topics vital to your understanding of the community.
- Involvement in a team civic engagement project.
- Participation in a small group sessions to explore and develop your leadership style.
When are the sessions?
Sessions will be held:
Opening session: Thursday, April 26 | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, May 24: 11:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, June 21: 11:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, July 26: 11:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, August 23: 11:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closing session: Thursday, September 27: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Participants will also spend 2-4 hours per month with their civic engagement and leadership groups.
Become a leader in the SWFL community. Download our informational flyer here.