We Raise Foundation is searching for an inspired, young leader to be honored with The Richard E. Herman Leadership Award.
In recognition of their leadership to interrupt cycles of poverty, violence,and inequality, the honoree will receive the following from We Raise Foundation:
- A cash award of $4,000
- Invitation to The Christian Community Development Association (CCDA) Conference –Registration, travel, and lodging is sponsored by We Raise Foundation
- Invitation to We Raise Foundation’s Annual Leadership Convening, a professional development gathering of inspired emerging leaders ready to network, learn, and reflect – hosted and sponsored by We Raise Foundation
The honoree will be between 20 and 35 years of age whose professional or volunteer efforts are interrupting the cycles that perpetuate poverty, violence,and inequality. The honoree will be chosen by a panel of practitioners who have professional experience recognizing effective leadership as well as an understanding of the challenges of systemic poverty. Collectively, the panel will value realistic and authentic approaches to solutions that incorporate the wisdom and experience of those who live with this reality daily.
The nomination and application process will be re-opened in June 2018, with an honoree chosen by the end of September.
Questions? Please contact the Program Department via email at [email protected] or call 800.762.6748.