The Carbon Leadership Program is accepting applications for its Class of 2013, noting it is seeking individuals interested in improving their ability to take a positive role in the community and better themselves in the work place.

The Leadership Carbon Program is designed to develop knowledgeable, skilled, committed, and action-oriented community leaders.

Leadership Carbon brings together participants once a month September 2012 through May 2013.

Participants typically come from diverse backgrounds and varying perspectives to learn more about themselves and their communities. In the Leadership Carbon Program, people share their ideas and experiences with each other, gain new skills and knowledge about leadership, and develop plans and strategies for implementing community betterment projects.

The program includes an overview of the assets and resources within Carbon County via a monthly "Community Profile."

In addition, participants take part in the development of a group project aimed at helping the community. Upon successful completion of the program, each participant receives a Certification in Leadership Training.

More information can be found at http://leadershipcarbon.com/ or by calling Sandy Duda at 610-377-4063. The deadline to apply for the 2012/2013 program in June 30th