IN COMMON GROUND YOU WILL:

  • Make an impact through a community service project that you will choose, plan, and implement
  • Make new friends from different schools and diverse backgrounds
  • Meet and speak with community leaders including top city, corporate, and nonprofit professionals, in small intimate group settings
  • Challenge yourself mentally and socially through meaningful workshops and activities
  • Strengthen your leadership skills by incorporating  your learning into implementing a real-world community service project
  • Discuss issues of diversity with your peers through interpersonal workshops and hands-on activities.
  • Have fun participating in team-building activities and giving back to the community
  • Enhance your resume
  • COMMON GROUND is a leadership development program unlike any other. Common Ground does more than teach leadership skills through a robust, fun, and interactive curriculum, it also shows you how to apply these skills in a real-world environment. For the past 27 years our student participants have:
    • Remained active and engaged as leaders in their communities
    • Drawn on their Common Ground experience to complete college applications and resumes
    • Been admitted to prestigious universities and colleges
    • Stayed connected to each other and to Leadership Greater Hartford long after program completion
  • Contact Brandon Frame for more information.