Challenge Day 6: Public Safety
Challenge Day 5: State Government
Leadership Kitsap’s State Government Day, February 10, 2017 was an inspiring trip to our state capitol where the class learned about the leadership journeys of executives and staff, enjoyed behind the scenes tours, and up close and personal discussions with Kitsap’s legislative delegation. More …
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Leadership Kitsap is a 10-month community leadership program dedicated to training tomorrow’s leaders and giving them the background, contacts, and tools necessary to shape and direct our future. In the 23 years since its founding, the Leadership Kitsap Foundation has played a significant role in the transformation of our community through the 531 graduates who have gone on to serve and the 88 community service projects that have touched an estimated 40,000+ lives. Leadership Kitsap is an investment in our civic future.
Class of 2017 Projects
Team 1: Impact Kitsap is partnering with the Olympic College Office of Institutional Effectiveness to create an event to promote Olympic College’s Stay on Course mentoring program focused on increasing student success, particularly women at risk. (Alanna August, Laurie Davis, Tracy Flood, Renee Greenfield, Richard Miller, Holly Paterson)
Team 2: Conflict Crushers is partnering with the Kitsap Dispute Resolution Center to help establish a Conflict Club at Kingston Middle School modeled after an existing program on Bainbridge Island. (Sanjay Bhatt, Martin Cockroft, Jeff Horn, Lisa McDonald, Jeffrey Menge)
Team 3: BEST is partnering with New Life Community Development Agency to create a dance program for inner city Bremerton youth connected to the Marvin Williams Center. (Kay Ash, Kwang Kye, Jon Rauch, Carli Schmitz, Shawn Willis)
Team 4: Kitsap Connect is partnering with the Kitsap Community Foundation to pilot a program to help place qualified, interested people on local non-profit Boards. (Robert Fisher, Beverly Frye, Jorge Nolasco, Sally Oranski, James Ramponi)