Phoenixville Community Health Foundation - Community Health Leadership Academy
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Description of Service
The Academy is jointly sponsored by the Phoenixville Community Health Foundation and the Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations [PANO].
The mission is to provide a vehicle to identify, train and empower greater Phoenixville area citizens for leadership roles that promote our community’s health and advance its quality of life.
Academy objectives are:
- To identify, train, motivate and develop grass-roots community leaders;
- To give program participants a deeper understanding about their community; its assets, strengths, challenges and needs;
- To develop leadership skills that will enable participants to affect change in the community.
The Community Health Leadership Academy accepts a maximum of fifteen (15) students annually to participate in a curriculum of ten (10), two-hour, classroom-based learning sessions. The curriculum also incorporates an individual community project completed by each participating student. A stipend of $500 is available to each student successfully graduating from the Academy, to assist with the completion of this project. Application/Enrollment dates are posted annually.
Counties: Chester, Montgomery; States: PA; Countries: USA
Must complete an application form; Call for further information