Is this a welcoming community? Dialogue planned to explore topic

The Hancock Leadership Alumni Association, in coordination with the Hancock County Workforce Coalition, will hold a facilitated dialogue exploring the current state of welcoming in the community and an examiniation of future opportunities to better receive newcomers.
Input from community members will help HLAA plan for the future of social and economic prosperity in the region.
The free event will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. April 22 at Glenwood Middle School. Appetizers from local restaurants will be served and networking will begin at 5 p.m. Reservations should be emailed to by Monday.
The dialogue will be facilitated by Jack Hess, executive director of the Institute for Coalition Building of Columbus, Indiana; and John Burnett, chief executive officer for the Community Education Coalition, also of Columbus, Indiana.
The institute serves communities across the country, nurturing leaders to solve challenges, and teaching and sharing lessons of community collaboration.
The Community Education Coalition is a nonprofit organization committed to the development of a community and regional learning system supporting learners of all ages.
Partners in the dialogue include Findlay City Schools, Findlay-Hancock County Alliance, Findlay Publishing Co., the University of Findlay, Findlay Young Professionals and the Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation.


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