|Carolina Leadership Seminars|
Carolina Leadership Seminars are designed to strengthen the abilities of dedicated executive directors as well as emerging leaders from nonprofits across South Carolina.
Participants will engage in a series of candid and confidential discussions with peers regarding their organization’s current performance and their personal leadership challenges. Our goal is for participants to walk away from each session with practical tools and actionable insights.
Charles Weathers and The Weathers Group will design and lead all seminars. Charles is a nationally known speaker, writer and consultant who is a recognized expert on nonprofit leadership, organizational effectiveness and performance improvement. He and his team will provide creative, interactive learning opportunities for participants to address current organizational and leadership challenges in a confidential, open-dialogue learning environment.
To encourage support, applicants will be asked to provide an endorsement or nomination from a foundation involved in their organization. Foundations may also provide scholarship support for participants to encourage participation and defray costs.
Please note that due to limited seating, a selection process will be used to ensure class representation of diverse organizational types, backgrounds, and regions served.
All sessions will be held:
Executive Directors Seminars - Applications Close on April 12.
For executive directors with five years or less of experience
Limited to 30 participants who commit to attending all three sessions in person, participating in the three webinars and engaging with their colleagues throughout the year. Only one participant per organization. Includes all three "Plenty in 20" Webinars.
Emerging Leaders Seminars - Applications Close on May 8.
For emerging leaders with managerial responsibilities
Limited to 40 participants who commit to attending both sessions in person, participating in the three webinars and engaging with their colleagues throughout the year. Only one participant per organization. Includes all three "Plenty in 20" Webinars.
Leadership “Plenty in 20” Webinars
For any nonprofit leader
Included in seminar fee for participants.
Fee included for Carolina Leadership Seminars participants
Webinars will be designed to complement Carolina Leadership Seminars— providing useful operations and leadership "how-to" information in 20 minutes. Topics and speakers will be announced and registration opens in early June. Any nonprofit leader may participate.
*Carolina Leadership Seminars’ participants whose organizations are not yet members will receive a 25 percent discount on full Together SC membership.