Leadership Jacksonville•Onslow

 

Leadership Jacksonville•Onslow

Leadership Jacksonville.Onslow is designed to create a corps of informed and dedicated emerging community leaders qualified to lead Jacksonville and Onslow County throughout the 21st Century. The program will inform, challenge and otherwise educate the participants on the opportunities and needs of the community as well as the dynamics of social and economic changes. Education will be provided for the skills necessary for volunteer community leadership positions. It will encourage the development of interpersonal relationships among the participants which will provide a common ground for working together on community projects. The program will further identify organizational and individual opportunities for community involvement and will encourage continued participation in these activities.

Individual sessions focus on city, county, and state government, business and economic development, education, military, health care, and agriculture. It is a ten month program. Session begin in August and end in May. The all day sessions are usually held on the second Thursday of each month. Applications are due mid-July each year.

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Brochure

Application Instructions

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For more information, please contact Janet Bowen at 910-347-3141 or by email at operations@jacksonvilleonline.org.

This year’s Leadership Class project is renovating a kitchen for Carobell, Inc and creating awareness of the services that Carobell, Inc. provides.

Why Carobell? Carobell is a community service provider dedicated to providing self-directed supports for individuals with intellectual development disabilities, empowering them to reach their fullest potential.  One of their kitchens in in desperate need of renovating to make it more functional for their residents.  They need our help and they do not have funds to complete the need renovations.  More information on Carobell can be found at www.carobell.org.

Green Clean Auto Spa – Jacksonville is generously helping raise money with a special to benefit Carobell. If you’re in need of a car wash, please buy a ticket to Green Clean Auto Spa – Jacksonville and help us give back to this great organization!  Click http://bit.ly/2ikI05w to help.

Please consider helping them with this worthy project.  All donations are tax-deductible.