You can often find this year’s MCLP Community Service Award recipient pedaling a bicycle around low-income neighborhoods, laden with an overflowing book box. That determined and personal effort exemplifies Karen Schmidt, who has helped initiate and maintain numerous community projects—including the Book Bike Program that brings free books into the homes of local residents. Karen
Using her professional skills to pass on the MCLP experience is a gift offered by this year’s MCLP Alumni Award recipient, Gina Defa. Gina is Manager of Agency Business Consulting at COUNTRY Financial, where she previously served as a Senior Agency Training Instructor and Agency Manager. Her background in training delivery gave her valuable skills
The MCLP journey as a whole cannot be described in one word or even one sentence. MCLP has awakened, and even rekindled, hope.
On April 25, 2015, come celebrate community and witness that future potential with D. Dontae Latson and the MCLP graduates. Hear Dontae’s story and discover how much this community has to celebrate. Come celebrate with us!