Leadership Roanoke Valley Blog

2024 – Government – Influence and Information

Summary of Team Journey: There was a sense of excitement, maybe some anxiousness, the morning of our first breakfast meeting in August 2023. This was the day that we would be introduced to the LRV program. Natesha Ross remembers wondering, “What was the purpose of...

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Workforce Development Team: Grow Your Own Workforce

Program Goals and Objectives1. Generate Awareness of Regional Programs and Initiatives2. Challenge Preconceived Perceptions and Inspire Empathy and Engagement3. Encourage Participants to Explore Personal and Professional GrowthCalls to Action1. Tell a job...

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Volunteers needed for “JA in a Day”

Leadership Roanoke Valley (LRV) alumni and Junior Achievement (JA) are teaming up again to impact our community! Volunteer for "JA in a Day" on Wednesday, November 14 from 8 a.m. to noon in third grade classrooms across Roanoke City. There is a required...

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The Social Entrepreneurship team presents MissionsB4Margins

Year on Youtube: https://bit.ly/2xFtcX4 Program Summary: This was more than a leadership program, it was a journey!  The journey began with the questions “What the heck is social entrepreneurship, and who are these people?”  We spent the next few months...

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