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                                                  United Way of 
                                               Greater Rochester
                                                                75 College Avenue
                                                                 Rochester, NY 14607

                PH: (585) 242-6400 F: (585) 242-6500 

                               Virtual program dates: October 20, 21, 22, 2021
                                     Program time: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
               Application deadline: April 30, 2021
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United Way’s  Leadership Development Program is a unique program that identifies and provides development opportunities and promotes the placement of participants in policy-making positions at community organizations in the Greater Rochester area. 

The primary focus of the program is the development and application of effective leadership skills and competencies in one’s professional and volunteer pursuits. The connections, experience and relationships built throughout the program is invaluable to individuals, organizations and our entire community as we all come together to help Rochester thrive. 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the training will be virtual. The curriculum topics will include, but are not limited to leadership development,  board membership responsibilities, diversity, equity and inclusion and alumni engagement following the program.


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General Information

Leadership Training (Please list any leadership training you may have attended in the past two years)

Additional Training

Volunteer Activities (Please list the organization and/or type of service to which you may have volunteered in the past two years)

If accepted into the program, I agree to do the following:

  • Pay the program fee of $399.00 in full before program begins.
  •       On-time and full attendance at all virtual sessions.

  • Participate on a board or at community organization for a least one year after graduation.
  • Use the training and acquired skills to expand my role as a community leader.
  • Completion of any follow-up evaluations/surveys.
  •        Open, honest and respectful communication in all discussions. 

  •        Timely completion of all program activities.

  •        Provide my own electronic device and WIFI access.