C-Change

WHAT: C-Change is a year-long leadership-development program for emerging leaders in the Cincinnati USA region. The curriculum combines personal leadership development with community engagement for a program that enhances current leadership roles and prepares participants for future ones, both professionally and personally. It strives to develop and enhance the leadership skills of the participants by having them lead meaningful community projects that impact the Cincinnati region.

WHO: Young professionals (30s-early 40s/mid-career) seeking to enhance leadership capabilities & impact the community.

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES:
> Connect
participants in meaningful ways with peers, community leaders and
important resources in the region
> Develop and enhance the leadership skills of participants
> Lead meaningful community projects that impact the Cincinnati region

TIMING: C-Change is a year-long program running from January through December (excluding August); Monthly sessions are held the third Wednesday of each month (with the exception of July 2018, which is the fourth Wednesday) and attendance is required.

Participants are expected to attend all sessions. Those who miss more than two sessions will be asked to withdraw from the program. Participants will also work in smaller teams on a community project throughout the year. Each participant is expected to be actively and fully engaged with his or her project, which may include time outside of scheduled sessions. Those who are not active participants in the project risk successful completion of C-Change.

PRICING: All-inclusive tuition for the program is $3,300 for Chamber members and $4,300 for non-members. Tuition includes: overnight retreat, sessions, meals and supplies. $50 application fee. Partial grants may be available for those with a financial need. 

RESOURCES:
Candidate Profile
FAQ
Curriculum Topics
Program Dates

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications for C-Change Class 13 (2018) are now open. Deadline to apply is September 22, 2017. How to Apply >>

Questions? Contact Marcus Thompson at mthompson@cincinnatichamber.com or 513.562.8464.