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LEADERSHIP CARBON 2017-2018

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Name: LEADERSHIP CARBON 2017-2018
Date: September 1, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
Trip Builder: View Trip
Event Description:
BUILDING LEADERS FOR OUR COMMUNITY

Click Here To Download An Application

Leadership Carbon is an adult leadership development program designed to cultivate leaders for the benefit of Carbon County’s future.   Participants will develop a deeper understanding of the challenges, opportunities and resources existing within Carbon County and will be prepared and encouraged to serve on various non-profit boards. The leadership training program is headquartered at the Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Office in partnership with Lehigh Carbon Community College.
 
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION BY MAY 1, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS July 1, 2016


Tuition
Cost for this nine-month leadership development course is $250 Early Bird registration by May 1, 2016, $297 after May 1 to July 1, 2016 (non-refundable). This covers all program costs. Travel is at your own expense.
 

Thanks to our sponsors:
First Northern Bank & Trust, Mauch Chunk Trust, Blue Mountain Resort

A Committee of the Carbon Chamber & Economic Developement

In partnership with the Center for Leadership & Workforce Development at LCCC
 
Please visit www.carboncountychamber.org or contact Linda Rex, Program Coordinator, at 610-379-5000 or via e-mail: lrex@carboncountychamber.org.


 
Event Sponsors:
  • St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital
  • Coordinated Health
  • First Northern Bank & Trust
  • Blue Mountain Resort
  • Mauch Chunk Trust Company
Location:
Blue Mountain Resort
1660 Blue Mountain Drive
Palmerton, PA 18071
Date/Time Information:

LEADERSHIP CARBON 2017/2018 SCHEDULE
 
Pre-class evening mixer/orientation: Wednesday, September 6, 2017-Blue Mountain Resort, 1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton
     4 p.m.-5 p.m.:  Orientation, ice breaker
     5 p.m.-7 p.m.:  Mixer, Non-profits
 
Class 1-Wednesday, September 13, 2017-Protecting Our Communities
8:30 a.m.-12:00pm

CCEDC:  DISC profile
 
Class 2-Wednesday, October 11, 2017, Environment
8:30 a.m.-12:00pm

CCEDC:  Volunteerism
 
Class 3-Wednesday, November 8, 2017-Media Day
8:30 a.m.- 12:00 pm

CCEDC:  Professional Etiquette.
 
Class 4-Wednesday, December 13, 2017-County History-
8:30 a.m.-112:00 pm

Time Management
 
Class 5-Wednesday, January 10, 2018-Economic Development
8:30 a.m.-12:00 pm

CCEDC:  Tourism/Leadership Skills Part I
 
 
Class 6-Wednesday, February 14, 2018-Animal Shelter/EMA, 911
8:30 a.m.-12:00 pm

CCEDC:  Team Building
 
Class 7-Wednesday, March 14, 2018-Education
8:30 a.m.-12:00 pm

CCEDC:  Leadership Skills Part II
 
Class 8-Wednesday, April 11, 2018-Local Government

8:30 a.m.-12:00pm.

CCEDC:  Leadership Skills Part III
 
May 9, 2018-Graduation Ceremony:
5:00 p.m.-7 p.m.
TBA
 
 
 

Contact Information:
Call 610-379-5000 to Register
Fees/Admission:
Tuition
Cost for this nine-month leadership development course is $250 Early Bird registration by July 1, 2017, $297 after July 2 to August 1, 2017 (non-refundable). This covers all program costs. Travel is at your own expense.
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Carbon County Hotel Tax Grant

 -DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION IS DECEMBER 30, 2017- CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD APPLICATION

Next Deadlines for Submission are February 28th & September 30th.

 

Room Tax Allocation Committee (RTAC) 
As Authorized by: The Office of the Carbon County Commissioners

 

The Carbon County Commissioners have delegated to the RTAC certain responsibilities concerning the solicitation, evaluation and recommendation of tourism-related projects to be funded in part by proceeds from the Hotel Room Tax imposed throughout the County.


This Committee has developed and submitted to the Office of the County of Commissioners a protocol that include: general guidelines, guidelines, application criteria and an evaluation procedure.

General Guidelines

 

1. Twice annually, the RTAC will provide releases to the media and place advertisements informing eligible non-profit organizations in Carbon County of the availability of grants for tourism-related projects (that primarily bring tourists into Carbon County and encourage overnight stays) and soliciting their inquiries.

2. The RTAC will provide an application to interested organizations together with a timetable of deadlines for submission.

3. Following each deadline, the RTAC will convene to evaluate all applications that have been received and will record its recommendations for funding. 

4.The RTAC will send the report to the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau, Inc. (PMVB) for final approval per ACT 18.

5. Invoices from vendors for marketing expenditures will be sent directly to PMVB for payment up to the amount approved by the RTAC.

6. Funding recipients will be required to submit a summary of all expenditures and pertinent project information to the RTAC within 12 months of the conclusion of the funded project.

7. PMVB Branding guidelines will be provided. Branding materials should be added to print/digital advertising including, but not limited to, websites, billboards and brochures. Any questions should be directed to Brian Bossuyt, Director of Marketing (PMVB) bbossuyt@poconos.org 570-421-5791 x 3120.

8. Upon approval of funding, marketing invoices should be sent to Staci Barkalow, CFO (PMVB) staci@poconos.org for payment.

Please be sure to indicate the organizations name along with your contact information on each marketing invoice.


DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION IS DECEMBER 30, 2017.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD APPLICATION