Our Community Impact

Leadership Lynchburg believes in giving back and using one’s skills and talents to benefit the community.   Our Flagship Program and our Alumni Programming provide opportunities to connect, learn and make a positive impact in the region.

 Recent project team outcomes include:

•Providing over 17,000 pds of canned food to area food banks
•Life skills training for pregnant teens in crisis
•Marketing/awareness campaign for 211 Information system
•Bringing back Lynchburg’s Soap Box Derby
•Media campaign to increase visibility of Lynch’s Landing
•Securing $7000 STEM grant for Lynchburg City Schools
•Workplace wellness exercise videos for Work Healthy
“This program has opened my eyes to the impact I can make in the Lynchburg community.  It’s more than information sharing, it’s a challenge to become an active participant in the sustainability and growth of Lynchburg.” Claudia Pollard, Bank of the James, LL 35