Strategic & Community Partnerships

Strategic Partners

Donate $30,000 over three years.

Leadership Asheville extends its gratitude to the following Strategic Partners:

Community Partners

One-time donation of $10,000 or more.

Employer Sponsors

Employers pay a portion of an employee’s tuition for the LA program

Sampling of Leadership Asheville Program Sponsors

More than 350 organizations have sponsored individuals since the Leadership Asheville Program’s inception. Following is a list of those that have sponsored three or more Program participants over the years:

  • Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
  • Affordable Housing Coalition
  • American Red Cross
  • Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry
  • Asheville Citizen-Times
  • Asheville City Schools
  • Asheville Police Department
  • Asheville Savings Bank
  • BB&T
  • Beverly Hanks and Associates
  • The Biltmore Company
  • Biltmore Farms, Inc.
  • Boys, Arnold, and Company
  • Buncombe County
  • Buncombe County Schools
  • Children First
  • City of Asheville
  • HomeTrust Bank
  • Communication Service, Inc.
  • Community Foundation of Western North Carolina

  • First Citizens Bank
  • Givens Estates
  • Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa
  • The Health Adventure
  • Junior League of Asheville
  • Land-of-Sky Regional Council
  • Laurey’s Catering & Gourmet-to-go
  • Manna Food Bank
  • McGuire, Wood and Bissett, PA
  • Mission Hospitals
  • Mountain Area Health Education Center
  • Patla, Straus, Robinson and Moore, PA
  • RBC Centura Bank
  • Thoms Rehabilitation Hospital
  • UNC Asheville
  • United Way
  • VA Medical Center
  • Wachovia Bank
  • Warren Wilson College
  • Western Carolina University
  • Young Transportation
  • YMCA of Western North Carolina