Louisville Welcome Academy

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The Louisville Welcome Academy is a free, five-session leadership-training program sponsored by Louisville Metro Governmetn and the Office for Globalization that empowers new residents to understand and participate in local government. The mission is to build the knowledge and networks of immigrant leaders to increase their capacity to empower their communities.

Dates for the first session of the 2019 Louisville Welcome Academy are: 

Session 1 – January 30

Session 2 – February 27 

Session 3 – March 27

Session 4 – April 24

Session 5 – May 29

Class graduation – June 26

All sessions run from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Locations vary throughtout the community. 

The application window for the Louisville Welcome Academy is CLOSED. Please check back for details about the next cohort. 

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