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The Blue Initiative Project- PHASE 1

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Want to join The Blue Initiative Project in establishing the first community emergency training and research center? As the Fiduciary Agent raising money to benefit Palmetto Leadership Institute (PLI), any donation will help make an impact in building our first Safety and Security Technology Simulation Center (SSTC). Thanks in advance for your contribution to this cause which means so much to our efforts.
The Blue Initiative Project has been funded so far by small businesses in the community and the donation of the land for the first site by Orchid Farm LLC.
Exploring emerging first response technologies, disruptions, opportunities, and community needs, and developing proactive design and adoption strategies, practices, and other approaches in response;
Nurturing communities of stakeholders and experts in their area(s) of emergency response, law enforcement, communications, disaster management, and education focuses on the overall goal of achieving self-sustaining communities of practice; and providing services, training, and outreach to target communities.
Site Infrastructure - Completely Solar Powered Shipping Container Offices
Sustainable Water Infrastructure utilizing Water Extraction Technology
Completion of Concrete Pads for Container Offices
Completion of First Responder -Memorial Wall
Installation of environmentally friendly- permeable pavers across the entire property
Septic Tank Installation
Confirm Corporate Sponsor for Electric Car Station
Establish Emergency Communication Technology
Purchase and Renovation of 5 additional shipping container offices
Purchase Freight Farm -Greenery S 40 FT Container
Installation of additional Solar Power Systems to support power requirements
Installation of Concrete Pad Area for Fire Simulation Training Center
Entrepreneurs that are committed to impacting and strengthening their community.
More information about Palmetto Leadership Institute (PLI): Mission Statement To prepare free-market young leaders in business management, technology efficiency, and leadership through knowledge generation that improves free enterprise opportunities, student achievement, and financial success.
Track our expenses and progress at Palmetto Leadership Governance Page on our website
View of Project Gallery - See how we started this project and the hard work of the community to get this far.


Jermaine Whiteside
Spartanburg, SC
Palmetto Leadership Institute (Pli)

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