Leadership CILB is a special leadership opportunity for individuals with disabilities in Broward County. The program develops individuals’ personal and professional abilities while also fostering a networking of disability advocates in our community.
Please click HERE to download the application. Applications will be reviewed as they are received, with preference given to those who apply before the end of June.
If selected to the program, individuals will meet monthly during the year to develop their leadership ability, network with community leaders, and learn how to serve as disability advocates.
PLEASE NOTE: THE PROGRAM MAY TAKE PLACE VIRTUALLY OR IN-PERSON; A DECISION ON THIS WILL BE MADE AT A LATER DATE BASED ON THE FEELINGS OF THE CLASS PARTICIPANTS AND CURRENT SAFETY GUIDELINES.
The annual leadership program begins with an Opening Retreat in September. The following monthly Program Days will expose participants to the competencies necessary for strong leadership and advocacy. During the program year, participants also work together on a community project designed to put their leadership into practice. The program culminates with a Graduation Reception in May, where class participants mingle with other Leadership CILB alumni.
After completing the Leadership CILB program, graduates are encouraged to continue their participation by volunteering, advocating, and serving as advisors to new class members. Graduates are also afforded special networking and educational opportunities.
Eligible participants must:
Thanks to the generosity of our supporters and corporate sponsorship, we are able to offer scholarships to program participants to cover the program cost – participants are expected to make their own travel arrangements to and from program locations (some transportation assistance may be available on a case-by-case basis).
Questions? Contact Jene Kapela, Program Director, at email@example.com.