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Apply for the 2012–13 Leadership Savannah Class

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By: Calli Arnold

May 22, 2012 SAVANNAH, GA -- Applications for the 2012–13 Leadership Savannah class are currently being accepted.

Launched in 1962, Leadership Savannah is the second oldest program of its kind. It seeks to inspire individual leadership growth by providing the learning experiences that lead to a better understanding of our community and preparation for meeting community challenges of the present and future.

The 2012-2013 class will be limited to 42 people. The Selections Committee is seeking representation from a cross-section of the community. This will be a one-year commitment. These leaders and potential leaders will be active in business, education, the arts, religion, government, community-based organizations, ethnic and minority groups and will reflect the diversity of the community. Applicants must have the full support of their organization or corporation they represent.

The programs are being finalized but are expected to consist of monthly interactive sessions lead by top community experts within their fields. Sessions are expected to begin in September and conclude in June of 2013. Applicants will be expected to attend all of the sessions in order to graduate. All applicants must go through selections and full program fees will be $2,500, with a limited number of $1,000 scholarships available based on need.

To apply, go to www.LeadershipSavannah.org and click on the “Apply” button. Applications will be accepted through June 15.

For more information please contact Margaret Mary Russell at MRussell@SavannahChamber.com or call 912.644.6432.

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The Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce is a business organization managed by a volunteer board of directors. The Chamber encompasses Visit Savannah, Ambassadors Council, the CEO Council, Communities in Schools, Drug-Free Workplace, Greater Savannah Sports Council, Governmental Affairs Council, Leadership Savannah, Legends of Golf, Manufacturers and Distributors Council, Military Affairs Council, Owner’s Council, Savannah Compact Education Council, Small Business Council, Trustees Council, and Tybee Island Tourism Council.

Phone: 912.644.6429
Email: CArnold@VisitSavannah.com

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