The Leadership Sarasota flagship program is designed to enhance the participants awareness of the community and its needs by examining how leadership in the historical, geographical, educational, economic, governmental and cultural segments work together to perpetuate and advance the Sarasota County community. Each class adopts a project which is a lasting tribute to their class.
The Youth Leadership Program for high school juniors is similar to the adult program. It’s designed to nurture and develop positive leadership qualities. It’s about Sarasota and how young people can make it a better place. The program provides youth the knowledge, tools, and contacts to be successful leaders.
Engage Sarasota is a series of monthly luncheons held throughout Sarasota providing a quick overview of the business, arts, legal, educational and social services community.
Leadership Sarasota County strives to have members remain engaged in the program and the community. Special events are held throughout the year specifically designed as social events or tours of points of interest. “Celebrate Outstanding Leadership Awards” is a luncheon held each year to honor graduates who have demonstrated outstanding leadership both in the leadership program and the community.