South Haven will be the location for the 2011 "Helping Small Towns Succeed" conference sponsored by the Heartland Center for Leadership Development. The conference will be held June 6-8 at Lake Michigan College.
The theme of this years conference is "Tools for Community Survival" and sessions will focus on community branding, building social capital, strategies to recruiting and motivating leaders, and positive approaches to revitalization.
Thanks to Rural Partners of Michigan, Michigan attendees to the conference are able to receive scholarships that reduce the registration fee by more than half. For more information and to register click here.
Arnold Weinfeld is Director of Strategic Initiatives and Federal Affairs for the Michigan Municipal League. He can be reached at 517-908-0304 or by e-mail.