Leadership Osceola is an unsurpassed, award-winning leadership development program that began in 1989. Each year, approximately 30 individuals representing the diverse business, government, non-profit and community sectors enroll in the program. Over the course of 12 weeks, class participants learn about community topics including environment, social services, community planning, education, healthcare, the arts and government. Through hands-on activities, the class experiences real life community challenges and is offered capacity-building and skill-based learning opportunities. Upon graduation, each member has gained the foundation, knowledge, and experience to facilitate positive change in our community.