In the 17 years Kim Gibbs has lived in North Hartland, Vermont, she has become increasingly concerned about Route 5…
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Leadership is about action, not position. When understanding, passion, and vision come together to drive action, leaders recognize themselves, and communities recognize their leaders.
At Vital Communities, we strive to bring community members together to understand our region, the emerging challenges, and ourselves so that we are ready to take action and ready to make action more effective and inclusive by working together.
Leadership Upper Valley (LUV) and the Climate Change Leadership Academy (2CLA) are programs designed to bring leaders and emerging leaders together, learning with each other and with regional experts about the critical issues facing the Upper Valley. The learning exchange is action-oriented but grounded in good listening. We believe we can learn a great deal from understanding our common ground and understanding our differences.
Along with training leaders in LUV and 2CLA, we celebrate them in a “Heroes and Leaders” dinner each spring.