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Fresno, CA – Applications for Fresno’s most elite Leadership experience, Leadership Fresno, are now being accepted for Class 36. For over three decades, the program has been a proven outlet for local leaders to come together to learn more about their city, network with other like-minded individuals and work together to improve their surroundings. Each year, there is a competitive process undertaken bycommunity members to attain a spot among some of Fresno’s finest as a class member.

The program begins in August with a two-day retreat and concludes with graduation in May. Participants meet in day-long seminars, one weekday per month, and also participate in a class project that will impact the community. The sessions include tours throughout the county and discussions with key speakers on a variety of current topics.

Applications for Class 36 are being accepted through May 17, 2019. To apply, please visit:

Those interested in learning more about the Leadership Fresno program from current class members and alumni, are encouraged to attend the upcoming Recruitment Mixer on April 3 at 5:30 p.m. at The Lime Lite (1054 W Shaw Ave, Fresno, CA 93711). It is free to attend but an RSVP is required. Save your space by emailing Program Coordinator Rebecca Johnson at

About Leadership Fresno

Leadership Fresno is one of the Fresno Chamber’s most prominent programs and is unlike any other course of its kind. It was founded in 1984 to enhance the skills, resources and civic involvement of business leaders in the community. For more information, visit the website.