Leadership Lake County has provided leadership development programs since 1987. The experiential nature of our program days and the preparation for workplace and community leadership roles are the hallmarks of our programs. It is a unique opportunity designed to guide students to reach his or her full leadership potential.
Application Due Date: April 23, 2021
Applicants will be notified of their status by May 1, 2021.
Class size is limited and late applications may not be considered.
Please note: Invoices for the $425 non-refundable participation fee will be issued with notification of acceptance. Need-based partial financial assistance may be available upon written request from the student participant. Do NOT send payment with application.
MONTHLY SESSIONS: The monthly all-day sessions begin September 2021 and end in May 2022 on the first Wednesday of each month unless otherwise noted. Program Days are from 7:30 am until 2:30 pm. Students may miss one non-mandatory day and remain eligible for graduation from the program. The schedule for 2021 - 22 is as follows:
May 13 Orientation for Parents and Students – Thursday - 6:30 -7:30 pm
August 3-8 SS Kids packing week at Salvation Army (required service opportunity- you will sign up for one day)
August 15&16 Opening Retreat – (August 15: 2-6 pm; August 16 8am-2:30pm)
September 1 Lake County History Day
October 6 Education Day
November 3 Business, Labor & Economy Day
December 1 Government Day
January 26 Mid-year Retreat with Signature Program (4th Wed – 8:30 – 3:30)
February 2 Public Safety and Justice Day
March 2 Health Care and Health Living Day
March 5 (tentative) Lake County Expo (Saturday - LLC sponsored service opportunity - two hour shifts available throughout the day)
March 26 Kids Show (Saturday - LLC sponsored service opportunity - two hour shifts available throughout the day)
April 6 Quality of Life Day
April 23 (tentative) Global Youth Service Day (Saturday)
May 4 Closing Session (day) & Graduation (pm)