The Louisville Welcome Academy is a free, five-session leadership-training program sponsored by the City of Louisville and the Office for Globalization that empowers new residents to understand and participate in city 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. - 3:30 p.m. Locations vary throughtout the community.
The application window for the Louisville Welcome Academy is CLOSED. Please check back in 2019 for details about the next cohort.