Leadership News

Welcome to our news page, where you’ll find press coverage of LPBC and our alumni.
In addition, we hope you will stay current through our organizational communications like newsletters,  press releases, and the always-popular Leadership Spotlight.

 

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Leadership Palm Beach County was instrumental in expanding my knowledge of the community and increased my awareness of the social and economic needs of our residents.

 

- Past President Bob Bertisch (Class of 1991), Executive Director,

                                       Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County

 

 

Message From Our New LPBC President Nancy Proffitt

By: Nancy Proffitt
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: July 27, 2016
Message From Our New LPBC President Nancy Proffit
Categories: Newsletter

Bridges Palm Beach County Project Brings Youth and Elderly Together

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: July 27, 2016
What an interesting idea: youth teaching the elderly, and the elderly teaching youth. That’s the concept behind the 2016 LPBC civic engagement project Bridges Palm Beach County.
Categories: News

LEADERSHIP PALM BEACH COUNTY ANNOUNCES 2016-2017 BOARD OF GOVERNORS

By: Courtney Curatolo, PhD
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: July 27, 2016
LEADERSHIP PALM BEACH COUNTY ANNOUNCES 2016-2017 BOARD OF GOVERNORS
Categories: News

2016 Leadership Excellence Award Winner: Robi Jurney

Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: June 24, 2016
2016 Leadership Excellence Award Winner: Robi Jurney
Categories: Newsletter
2016 Leadership Excellence Award Winner: Robi Jurney

Our 2016 Grow Program Inspires Students and Co-Chairs

Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: June 24, 2016
Our 2016 Grow Program Inspires Students and Co-Chairs
Categories: Newsletter

2016 Civic Engagement Project Spotlight: Little Free Libraries

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: June 24, 2016
By now, you may have heard about LPBC’s 2016 civic engagement project that helped launch the Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County’s Little Free Libraries. We wanted to tell you more about the unique project, the behind-the-scenes version!
Categories: News

Newspaper boxes become Little Free Libraries for children

By: Jon Burstein
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: June 15, 2016
Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County and Leadership Palm Beach County unveiled their first Little Free Library on Wednesday morning at BRIDGES at Riviera Beach, 2831 Avenue S.
Categories: News

2016 Civic Engagement Project Increased Awareness for Foster Care in Palm Beach County

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: May 24, 2016
This year one of the civic engagement projects for Leadership Engage took on raising awareness for foster care in Palm Beach County. The team created a video, see below to watch it, and a social media strategy to share it and other facts about foster care. See below for what they created.
Categories: News

Leadership Engage Learns the Importance of Education

Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: May 23, 2016
The 2016 Engage Class completed its Education Day on May 11th. There were plenty of issues to discuss, debate and tackle.
Categories: Newsletter

Paying Your LPBC Alumni Dues Will Help Build a Stronger Community

By: Courtney Curatolo
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: May 23, 2016
Paying Your LPBC Alumni Dues Will Help Build a Stronger Community