The Leadership Development Series are a number of professionally facilitated trainings designed around topics ranging from group dynamics to fundraising. The Leadership Summit is a facilitated event focusing on improving local/community collaboration and stewarding Gardiner’s Heart & Soul beyond the comprehensive plan.

The Leadership Development Series intends to:

  1. To see  new participants signing up to help at a Heart & Soul Event in the future
  2. To strengthen teambuilding , communications, and leaderships within local organizations
  3. To deepen our pool of volunteers, helping to spread and maintain the sense of commitment to the community
  4. To give our community more skills necessary to continue Heart & Soul work into the future
  5. To develop community coordination strategy,
  6. To pick up actions from H&S process not specified within the Comprehensive Plan

Upcoming events:

Making Social Media Work for You 8/5 – 4-7pm Johnson Hall – 280 Water St. – led by Matt Rideout of Nancy Marshall Communications

Taking the Fear out of Fundraising 8/27 – 4-7pm American Legion Post – 46 Griffin St. – led by Bob Demont of Demont Associates

Conflict Transformation and Negotiation: 9/9 – 4-7pm Christ Church Episcopal – 2 Dresden Av. – led by Craig Freshly of Good Group Decisions