News & Updates

Annual Luncheon - September 19

posted Aug 30, 2012, 10:34 AM by Sandy Frederick

Our Annual Luncheon celebration will be held on Wednesday, September 19 at the Asheville Renaissance Hotel. Registration and networking will be from 11:30 to 12:00, with Lunch beginning at 12:00. Join us to hear Coach Doug Blevins, the only NFL kicking coach who never played football... or even walked!

Board Meeting - September 17, 8:00am

posted Aug 30, 2012, 10:24 AM by Sandy Frederick

The next Board meeting will be held on Monday, September 17, at 8:00 a.m., at the Southern Community Bank, 1751 Hendersonville Road (2nd floor boardroom).

Last Asheville Buzz Breakfast - Tomorrow!

posted Aug 20, 2012, 12:36 PM by Sandy Frederick

Our last Asheville Buzz Series Breakfast is tomorrow!
8:00am, Asheville Renaissance Hotel 
Fabulous Foodtopia!

Meeting Date/Time Updates

posted May 22, 2012, 8:27 AM by Sandy Frederick   [ updated May 22, 2012, 8:27 AM ]

The August Executive Committee meeting has changed to Tuesday, August 21, 12:00pm (location TDB).

The September Board meeting has changed to Monday, September 17, 8:00am (location TBD)

April Board meeting - April 17

posted Apr 12, 2012, 9:59 AM by Sandy Frederick

Reminder: The next Board meeting will be Tuesday, April 17th at 4:00pm at the Mission Healthcare Foundation boardroom - 980 Hendersonville Road (2nd floor).  The Executive Committee will meet prior the meeting at 3:00.

Winesdays in March!

posted Feb 28, 2012, 11:33 AM by Sandy Frederick

Leadership Asheville is excited to invite you to join us in March for Winesdays at The Wine Studio of Asheville. 


Winesday is a wine tasting event every Wednesday (taste 5 wines for $5) and a portion of the proceeds benefit a local nonprofit. In March, we are the lucky recipient!


Each event has a unique twist.  We will be in touch to remind you of each event and hope to see you on at least one of the following Wednesdays, if not all!

Drop in between 5 and 8 p.m. 
at The Wine Studio of Asheville (69 Charlotte Street) 
on the following dates:


LA Sustainability Plan

posted Feb 10, 2012, 7:45 AM by Sandy Frederick

Thanks to all Board members who participated in the January Strategic Sustainability Retreat at the Grove Park Inn (and Thank You to the Grove Park Inn for hosting us!). The LA Sustainability Plan has been emailed to Board members, and can be found on this website under the Strategic Planning section.

Join LA 30 for a Social at the Orange Peel

posted Jan 4, 2012, 7:33 AM by Sandy Frederick

Board Members - Join the members of the LA 30 class for a social at the Orange Peel - Wednesday, January 11, 4:00 pm, following their program day session.

Toy Drive

posted Dec 8, 2011, 10:41 AM by Sandy Frederick

                                                Volunteers Needed!


Help us pack and sort holiday gifts for families in need in Shiloh!

Enjoy snacks and hot chocolate
Take a tour of The Early Learning Center 
Meet some of the families you’ll be helping
Volunteer side-by-side with LA graduates and friends


Tuesday, December 20
5:30 – 7:30pm
(drop in whenever you like)


The Early Learning Center
916 West Chapel Road
Asheville, NC 28803 


Please reply to this email if you plan to attend!
Or call us at 828.348.0673.

December Board Meeting & Toy Drive!

posted Dec 8, 2011, 10:39 AM by Sandy Frederick

December's Board meeting will be Tuesday, December 13, 4:00pm, at the Mission Healthcare Foundation boardroom - 980 Hendersonville Road, Suite C (upstairs).

Please remember to bring a toy for our Toy Drive, in collaboration with the Irene Wortham Center and Shiloh Community Center.

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