Leadership Southwestern

Daily Point of Light # 3972 Apr 24, 2009

Leadership Southwestern is one of three service learning organizations at Southwestern College in Winfield, KS.

Leadership Southwestern addresses many needs for the Winfield community. It is a true student-lead endeavor that provides students with a combination of class work and service projects. The team also takes a service trip each year, rotating around different needs for various communities, outside Winfield. Local partnerships play a key role in meeting community needs in the organization’s servant leadership practice. Some of the lasing partnerships include: Big Brother Big Sisters, First United Methodist Church, the Health Department, Winfield Recreational Commission, and the American Red Cross. The service projects depend on the need of the community and the passions of the leaders involved.

Each member of Leadership Southwestern is committed to making a positive difference and leaving an impactful legacy. By recognizing the power of service they accept many responsibilities and in fulfilling these responsibilities, they are loyal to and respect each other as they strive to obtain their personal missions.