Cultivate Rural Leaders
This Year's Project: Local Youth Leadership Development
About Our Organization
The purposes for which this corporation organized is to provide leadership education to rural individuals, organizations, and companies. This will be accompanied by: (a)Setting up and facilitating community leadership programs. (b)Providing training and coaching to individuals working in rural areas. (c)Assisting public boards with board member orientation and training. (d)Providing schools with leadership development programs. (e)Hosting leadership development retreats. (f)Consulting with rural businesses to develop internal leaders. (g)Expanding and redefining our educational programs from time to time as necessary to meet the continuing challenge of developing rural leaders.
Current Project: Local Youth Leadership Development
Gifts from this year's Big Give to Cultivate Rural Leaders will go to provide material and extra experiences to high school senior and first year college leadership programs.
McCook Leadership 2.0
Donations this year will go to the second set of community leaders to go through McCook Leadership 2.0. This is program designed for 5 individuals at the time to go through an 18-month program. In the program, the leaders will dig deeper into leadership principles, have honest and open discussion with McCook leaders, and travel to see what other communities are doing. The purpose of the program is to take small business owners and senior leaders in their organization in their 20-40s and provide them the knowledge and skills to be the next generation of community leaders.