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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Ilaya R. Hopkins, Executive Director (301-444-8623)
Area students complete transformational leadership training programs provided by Maryland Leadership Workshops, Inc (MLW)
Germantown, MD (August 5, 2013) — Maryland Leadership Workshops, Inc. (MLW), a 58 year old non-profit organization dedicated to student leadership development, announced today that over 350 middle and high school students from across the State of Maryland graduated from its residential leadership training programs held at Washington College in Chesterown, MD. Eliot Pfanstiehl, Chair of MLW’s Board of Directors, made the announcement.
MLW’s programs transform middle school and high school students from every Maryland region into catalysts for positive change in their schools and communities. Students engage in reflective, interactive, creative and fun activities to expand their leadership repertoire. Students emerge from MLW’s programs confident, inspired, motivated and empowered with the skills necessary to realize their educational and human potential.
Maryland Leadership Workshops’ programs are designed for both experienced student leaders and those who show motivation to lead in their homes, schools, and communities. Dr. Nancy Grasmick, former Maryland State Superintendent of Schools, has remarked, “MLW, Maryland’s premier provider of leadership training, consistently empowers youth to exercise leadership within their schools and community and achieve success in all facets of their lives.”
MLW believes that every problem, issue, and challenge faced by society can be addressed through leadership. Youth are society’s greatest resource. Through leadership MLW empowers youth to exercise leadership today and to become our leaders of tomorrow. In proud partnership with the Maryland State Department of Education, the Maryland Association of Student Councils and Leadership Maryland, MLW is a catalyst for bringing together and strengthening schools and communities throughout Maryland.
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Maryland Leadership Workshops, Inc. (MLW) is a not-for-profit educational organization that has been providing leadership training programs to Maryland middle school and high school students since 1955. MLW is in proud partnership with the Maryland Association of Student Councils (MASC), Leadership Maryland and the Maryland State Department of Education. Please visit our website at www.mlw.org.