Center for Leadership Development announces major expansion with three new satellite locations

Center for Leadership Development announces major expansion with three new satellite locations

Center for Leadership Development announces major expansion with three new satellite locations Organization to reach more Black youth with educational, character development programs   INDIANAPOLIS – Today, the Center for Leadership Development (CLD) announced agreements with Christamore House, Mt. Carmel Church, and the PATH School to open new satellite and in-school locations. The additional locations will serve as an extension of the main CLD campus, housed on the northwest side of Indianapolis, providing educational services and character development programming for Black youth in high-crime areas. In 2019, CLD announced an $11.6 million grant…Read more
NBA Foundation Recognizes Center for Leadership Development with Grant

NBA Foundation Recognizes Center for Leadership Development with Grant

INDIANAPOLIS – The NBA Foundation today announced that it has selected Center for Leadership Development (CLD) in Indianapolis for a grant award to support its programs for minority students. A long-time partner of the Pacers Foundation and Pacers Sports & Entertainment, CLD has for more than four decades provided local youth and their parents with important educational opportunities, leadership development, and mentorship.   "I am incredibly appreciative and proud of the NBA Foundation’s investment in the young people of our city through this well-deserved recognition of the Center for Leadership Development," said Steve…Read more
Center for Leadership Development hosts 41st Annual Minority Achievers Awards and Scholarship Gala

Center for Leadership Development hosts 41st Annual Minority Achievers Awards and Scholarship Gala

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2021 Center for Leadership Development hosts 41st Annual Minority Achievers Awards and Scholarship Gala Annual event celebrates scholars and Indianapolis minority professionals INDIANAPOLIS – Thursday evening, the Center for Leadership Development (CLD) celebrated its 41st Minority Achievers Awards and Scholarship Gala. The annual event, hosted this year by Pastor Jeffrey A. Johnson, Sr., of Eastern Star Church, paid tribute to exceptional minority professionals in Central Indiana and honored the educational excellence of CLD Scholars. Presented virtually by Cargill, the event was open to all viewers wishing to celebrate…Read more
Cargill signs on as title sponsor for 41th annual Minority Achievers Awards and Scholarship Gala

Cargill signs on as title sponsor for 41th annual Minority Achievers Awards and Scholarship Gala

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                        March 9, 2021 Cargill signs on as title sponsor for 41th annual Minority Achievers Awards and Scholarship Gala    INDIANAPOLIS – Cargill, with 155,000 employees across 70 countries working to nourish the world in a safe, responsible and sustainable way, will serve as the title sponsor for the Center for Leadership Development’s 41st annual Minority Achievers Awards and Scholarship Gala. The title sponsorship was facilitated by James Monger, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Champion at Cargill and CLD Alum (CLD ’77). “Cargill is honored to partner with CLD and support leadership…Read more