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Leaders for Change Program from the Maytree Foundation

Are you a social justice activist committed to poverty reduction and change?  Are you interested in enhancing your leadership skills?

Maytree is now accepting applications for the 2008-09 Leaders for Change (LFC) program.  The nine month program consists of a two and a half day opening retreat, and nine full day training sessions. It includes a variety of learning opportunities, including mentoring, training and self-directed action projects.


  • The program will include a maximum of 20 participants per year.  To be considered for this program, individuals must demonstrate
  • Leadership capacity and innovation
  • A commitment to poverty reduction
  • Eagerness to challenge ways of thinking and doing
  • Articulated understanding and commitment to social change
  • Commitment to participating in all aspects of the program
  • Willingness to contribute skills and expertise

Program graduates become members of the Maytree Leadership Network.

Application Deadline: Tuesday, September 16, 2008, at 5:00 p.m.

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