What are the challenges low-income people face in maneuvering daily situations? People in poverty often face a day-to-day struggle for survival that not everyone appreciates or understands. To help bridge that gap, the Multicultural Leadership Program (MCLP) is hosting a “Poverty Simulation” on Thursday, September 22 at Mt.… Read More
Keeping MCLP going, ensuring funding and building long-term sustainability of the program are all challenges that the MCLP board faces, as it welcomes new faces and thanks past board members for their service.
Leading the board as this year’s President is Kari Sandhaas, a 2012 MCLP graduate.… Read More
The following MCLP alumni, board members and friends won well-deserved applause recently. We honor their commitment to the community.
Mandava Rao, a graduate of the very first MCLP class (2010), is the 2016 Town of Normal Citizen of the Year. Mandava chairs the Normal Human Relations Commission, and is a frequent MCLP volunteer and long-time supporter.… Read More
The Multicultural Leadership Class of 2017 was introduced at an opening reception on Thursday, July 21 at Heartland Community College.
The Multicultural Leadership Program (MCLP) Class of 2017 includes: Mohamed Jamal M. Mohamed Ayub, Kiowna Brown, Allie Browning, Michael Canada, Carol Christensen, Jeff Crabill, Steve Grady, Arthur Haynes, Terri Helregel, Janeca Holloway, Gaynett Hoskins, Heather Johnson, Sheena Keating, Mark Killick, Cherry Lawson, Tommy Navickas, Shenā Nicholas, Carla Ramos, Laura Severs, Justin Vickers, Eleisha Whitney-Olson, Jocelyn (Joy) Winnell, and Susan Wright.… Read More