About LLC


The mission of Leadership Lorain County is to foster lifelong Leaders who serve as catalysts for positive change. We are a diverse organization which strives to be the source of leadership development.


We are a diverse organization which strives to be the source of leadership development.

Who are We?

Leadership Lorain County is a 501 c3 nonprofit in Lorain County Ohio. LLC cultivates a diverse network of innovative leaders who envision what the county and region can be, empower themselves and others to deliver positive change, and expand their awareness of community issues and resources. Through the signature leadership program, the internship program, and board and organization training, LLC participants experience both personal and professional growth opportunities. These opportunities enhance their leadership roles as they engage in service that transforms our county into a stronger more effective community in the region.

What’s New at LLC?

We are doing some incredible things here at Leadership Lorain County:
  • The "Best Class of 2017" is halfway through their year! Be sure to check out our Facebook page to keep up with the class as they work on their Class Projects, final session days, and graduation. You can visit our Facebook page by clicking here.
  • Our Sold Out Difference Makers Gala is Friday, February 17th. If you have RSVP'd already and need to make a payment online please click here.
  • It may be cold and windy now, but we are thinking of summer as we plan programing for our upcoming LLCIP summer interns. Do you know a Lorain County College student that would like to apply? For more information about sites, or to download an application click here .
  • There is still time to renew your Leadership Lorain County Alumni Membership Dues. Help us continue our mission of fostering life long leaders in our community and pay your 2016-2017 membership dues Click here .


Signature Leadership Program

This is a ten month adult leadership development class, that explores the county and provides hands on learning and engagement. Check out our program.

Internship Program

This is an internship program that offers incredible experience for students, shows them the opportunities available in Lorain County, and it benefits over 20 nonprofits thought the county! Check it out here.

Board Training and Placement

Submit board openings for our Board Service Opportunities page here.