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Latino Leadership OKC


LLOKC is a leadership program of the Greater Oklahoma City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Participants are Latinos from a broad range of organizations representing the private, nonprofit, and Government sectors. Over the course of the LLOKC program, class members learn and practice the tools for being effective community leaders and volunteers.

Program Goals
-Increase participant’s capacity for, commitment to and involvement in community activities in central Oklahoma.
-Increase participant’s overall capacity for leadership roles by teaching community leadership skills.
-Increase participant’s network of peers and established community figures.
-Provide volunteer support to local community projects.

Program Activities
-Class: Participants will be invited to a welcoming Reception and meet once a month for 6 sessions
and attend the graduation. Class sessions will include, an interactive mix of activities designed to teach community leadership skills through exposure to local examples, presentation of techniques and processes, and practice in the skill.

-Optional Activities: Each LLOKC program will include optional activities such as social events, additional community experiences and selected Oklahoma City Events. A small charge to cover the cost of the event may be included.

Class Information:
-Begins February 9th 2021
-Duration is 6 months
-8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
-2nd  Tuesday of the Month
-15 applicants will be accepted for class IX

-Price $800.00 per person
-Application fee $50

Selection Criteria
-Applicants must be over 21 years old
-Applicants must live, work or have demonstrated substantial interest in Oklahoma City
-Must be of Latino descent or bilingual English/Spanish 

Applications will be judged on the basis of:
-Commitment and motivation to serve the central Oklahoma area
-Potential to rise to a substantial civic leadership role
-Representation of particular segment of society, including occupation, gender, race or ethnic (Type
of Latino) background, geographic demographics, and any other characteristic as appropriate

Selection Timetable
-Deadline to receive applications is Monday January 21st 2022
-Applicants will be notified of admission status no later than January 31st 2022




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