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Women’s Education and Leadership Institute Dream Teams

Women’s Education and Leadership Institute (WELI) empowers students and teaches them self-efficacy skills. Students are empowered through leadership training, a financial award, a student-lead WELI club and powerful mentorship with  community leaders, making this a life changing experience. WELI integrates keys to success into each class cohort and those are: resources, knowledge, inspiration, empowerment and […] Read more

Women’s Education and Leadership Forum Sponsorship Opportunities

Women’s Education & Leadership Institute (WELI) empowers students and teaches them self-efficacy skills. Students are empowered through leadership training, a financial award, a student-lead WELI club and powerful mentorship with  community leaders, making this a life changing experience. WELI integrates keys to success into each class cohort and those are: resources, knowledge, inspiration, empowerment and mentorship. […] Read more

The New Center for Performing Arts

The arts are a vital component of a strong community. They ignite a passion for lifelong learning and creativity that fosters networks for leadership and in turn, encourages a vibrant business community. Together with the Foundation, Hartnell College has pledged to update and remodel its Center for Performing Arts, home of The Western Stage. A capital […] Read more

2015 WELI Scholarship Application

WELI is designed to increase the leadership capacity, workforce skills, college enrollment, and college completion rate of women, single parents, and re-entry students in the Salinas Valley.  The program supports students who are socially, educationally and economically disadvantaged. We are seeking students who are committed to improving their lives and the lives of their families through higher education. Requirements: enrolled or show evidence of enrollment at Hartnell College in the 2015-2016 academic year prior to […] Read more