The County will be offering the FREE 8 week enLACE Leadership and Civic Engagement Academy in Seaside starting in January. The January cohort will be offered in Spanish, followed by a cohort in the Spring offered in English.
Please help us spread the word and personally nominate anyone who you think might benefit from this awesome leadership program. (Post the flyer, announce at meetings, forward this email, etc!) Attached to this email is a flyer and nomination form.
The enLACE program provides community members an opportunity to learn more about leadership and provides the tools to encourage participants to engage in the processes needed to make positive and healthy changes in their communities. The program was started based on research that an engaged community is a healthy community.
The program is eight weeks long and addresses topics such as local government decision making and budget process, prevention and safety issues. Dinner and Childcare is provided.
enLACE means to link, to connect in Spanish. And that is what enLACE has accomplished, it has provided a space for community members to connect with each other and with community leaders. This connection coupled with the knowledge they have received through enLACE, has inspired us all to envision a healthier community that can exist when we all work together.
For more information about enLACE contact Angélica Chávez at 831-755-4514.