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Ready to Lead

Our goal is to equip people with the knowledge and skills to feel confident in volunteering to serve our community and the many nonprofits and government committees seeking diverse voices and representation.

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Project Information

About the project

Project Phase:

Available

Impacts:

Best Practice, Diversity and Inclusion, Education, Workforce Development    

Collaborators

Contact: TBD ; Email: TBD ; Phone: TBD

Lead Organization: Family Service Rochester

Collaborators: Diversity Council ; Family Service Rochester ; Rochester Public Library

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Ready to Lead, a training program that prepares individuals from underrepresented groups for board service, will hold its final networking session for the current cohort on Thursday, June 6, from 4:30 - 7:30pm, in the Rochester Public Library Auditorium. Nonprofits and other community organizations are invited to come meet the newly qualified participants and recruit candidates whose interests and skills match your openings. All candidates are highly motivated to serve the community, so this is a fantastic opportunity to find new board members! RSVP to Audrey Betcher at audrey@rochester.lib.mn.us.

 

 


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Best Practice, Diversity and Inclusion, Education, Workforce Development  

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