Connor's Presidential Leadership Summit

$3,050 of $4,000 goal

Raised by 63 people in 43 months
Carrie George Bondar   ROCKY POINT, NY
Connor Voss, Rocky Point High School Senior, has been selected for the LeadAmerica Presidential Inaugural Leadership Summit, in Washington D.C., January 18-22, 2013. During this 5-day conference, he and other Presidential Scholars will hear from a variety of expert guest speakers and can select from nine workshops focusing on three critical areas "“ National Security, International Relations and Science & Technology. These Personal Action & Advocacy workshops will center on the part he can play as a leader, as he develops a personalized leadership action plan around an issue about which he feels passionately. He will evaluate his strengths and set goals for maximizing his leadership potential.


Connor will attend programs where he will see and listen to top Congressional leaders, prominent national leaders, and Gen. Colin L. Powell, a former Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff who will address the role of leadership in protecting our national and communal interests "” focusing on how Connor can build his future and shape his world. He will also get to tour selected Washington D.C. area monuments and attend an Inaugural Ball hosted by LeadAmerica. On day 4 of the conference, he will attend the Swearing in Ceremony on the National Mall, an opportunity of a lifetime!


Please consider making a donation to help Connor attend this prestigious event and thank you so very much!

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Update 3
42 months ago
Just wanted to let everyone know that Connor is on the Mall, currently waiting for the President - thank you so very much for helping him to get there! He's having the time of his life :)
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Update 2
43 months ago
Just wanted to say "thank you" again! Over 25% of the way there in a week - wow! Really, I am sincerely grateful.

- Connor
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Update 1
43 months ago
"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted."

- AESOP

Thanks so much to everyone who has donated so far, and Happiest of New Years to you and yours!

- Connor
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Irene Gersch
43 months ago

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world" - Nelson Mandela

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Irene Gersch
43 months ago

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world" - Nelson Mandela

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$3,050 of $4,000 goal

Raised by 63 people in 43 months
Created December 31, 2012
Carrie George Bondar  
  Events   ROCKY POINT, NY
$150
Anonymous
42 months ago
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$100
sheri pasquarella
42 months ago
CP
$25
Christy Peters
42 months ago

So awesome that a young man is so involved!! And to have the hope and determination to go after all your family has been thru these last few months. Good Luck and Prayers to you all!!

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MK
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michael keegan
42 months ago
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Greg Collins
42 months ago
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Heather Cappello
42 months ago

Good luck!

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Tanya Meehan
42 months ago
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Chris James
42 months ago
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steven pav
42 months ago

it took me _years_ to get out of Rocky Point, heh heh heh.

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42 months ago
Irene Gersch
43 months ago

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world" - Nelson Mandela

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Irene Gersch
43 months ago

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world" - Nelson Mandela

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