Applications now being accepted for 2016 program

Devine Millimet

Portsmouth, NH. October 16, 2015 –  Leadership Seacoast, a local non-profit committed to the development of informed and active community leaders, recently announced Devine Millimet has signed on as a Leadership Sponsor for the 2016 program year, contributing $2,000 to help with programming costs for the 6-month curriculum.

Currently accepting applications for the class of 2016, Leadership Seacoast is community building program where participants discover and analyze key issues affecting the cultural, social, political and economic lives of Seacoast residents. Class participation, shared knowledge, expertise and personal perspectives are important components of the well-rounded curriculum.

The 2016 program year will begin in January and continue through June and will cover topics such as criminal justice, arts and culture, economic development, government, and health and human services through the course of nine program days.  The educational program works to inform selected participants through experiential assignments and class room sessions—ultimately strengthening ties within the community, increasing civic engagement, and developing effective, knowledgeable, and engaged leaders. Class size is limited. Application deadline is November 1, 2015. Applications can be downloaded by going to

Thanks to the support of area businesses such as Devine Millimet, Leadership Seacoast is able to provide meaningful experiences for every student, offer scholarships for participants, create further opportunities for alumni, and secure the best speakers and venues. For more information about Leadership Seacoast, go to or contact Jennifer Wheeler at 603-334-6063 or



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Angela Carter