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Grow. Impact. Lead.

A free program for young adults seeking leadership training, networking, financial education, and opportunities to give back to the community.

Fall registration is currently closed. Spring registration will open in December.

Boost your personal & professional development, get financial tips, and fulfill Service-Learning requirement! Grow. Impact. Lead. Powered by Royal Credit Union is a 6-session in-person program that offers young adults an opportunity to develop leadership skills, network with a variety of local professionals, participate in community service activities, and receive financial education in the areas of credit, budgeting, and more.

Sessions are free and last approximately two hours. The first session will take place on September 26 at 6 p.m. in the UWEC Towers Conference Room. A meal and fun swag items will be provided. This program is approved by University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire to fulfill Service-Learning requirements. Program space is limited to 20 students.

Fall registration is currently closed. Spring registration will open in December. Check back or email GIL@rcu.org for more information.

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Program outline:

Grow. Impact. Lead. will have three sessions dedicated to leadership development. Meals will be provided at each leadership session and participants will be given the opportunity to meet with local professionals from across the Chippewa Valley and learn from their experiences. Leadership lessons will take place in the UWEC Towers Conference Room from 6-8 p.m. Please note dates are subject to change. A finalized schedule will be provided at the Sept. 26 session.

Grow: Sept. 26- Area small business owners and share what it takes grow a company and be your own boss.

Impact: Oct. 17- Local leaders discuss corporate social responsibility and ways you can make a difference in your community.

Lead: Nov. 7 – Work with area experts to learn everything you need to strengthen your personal brand and get that dream job.

Grow. Impact. Lead. will also provide the opportunity to volunteer at three area non-profits. Transportation will be provided to these events and each project will last approximately two hours. We are anticipating the volunteer projects will take place during the weeks of Oct. 10, Oct. 24 and Nov. 14. Exact dates and times will be communicated at the first leadership meeting on Sept. 26.