Become a member of the nation's largest network of leadership programs
We invite you to become a member of the Association of Leadership Programs. When you become a member of ALP, you will join your peers in supporting community leadership programs and professionals throughout the nation.
Web Presence Details
As a leadership program member of ALP, your program will be included on the interactive map available to the public and will also be listed in the on-line member directory. Members can also post their best-in-practice documents to the Resource Library, announce job opportunities, and search the member database for current trends and best practices.
Monthly Share Conference Calls
Monthly Share Conference Calls Details
Leadership Connections provides you an opportunity to learn from the best in our business, all from the convenience of your office. Once a month you can connect via teleconference to other community leadership professionals across the country to discuss topics that leadership programs encounter on a regular basis. You'll hear from leaders with creative ideas on each of the topics and also share your own success stories in a peer-to-peer setting. Topics will vary each month.
Resource "Tool Box"
Resource "Tool Box" Details
Documents received from monthly teleconference calls and conferences are available to download. Why reinvent the wheel? Tweak the templates for your own organization or use as a resource to improve your program. These are valuable resources that will greatly increase your ability to provide tried and true tools.
Educational Conferences Details
ALP recognizes that education and connections for networking are two of the most requested needs of our members. National Conferences and the Regional Conferences offer both. As a member, you would receive discounted registration on these industry specific convenings for community leadership programs.
Job Opportunities Details
Have a job opening in your organization? Members can post their job opportunities. This will be available to the leadership community. Provide a brief 3 to 4 sentence description of the position, a link to your web page, and your contact information.
Member Database Directory
Member Database Directory Details
Do you want information about other leadership programs? Data such as tuition, budget, program class size, or geographical information? Use this searchable database to find what you need.
This electronic publication has current ALP happenings along with a member profile, job postings, announcements and information that keeps members up-to-date.
Operations Survey Details
The operational survey gathers information about key organizational factors to allow Leadership Programs to benchmark their programs with others nationally. Responses were analyzed based on:
- Program Type
- Budget Size
- Population Served
The summary is available to members and non-members. The 85 page complete survey results are available to members only for $25.
Awards Program Details
Members can receive national recognition for your local Distinguished Leader with a Distinguished Leadership Award (DLA). It is designed to recognize exceptional civic and community leadership involvement of program graduates.
Member programs also have a chance to be recognized for outstanding creativity and impactful innovation within leadership programs by applying for the Excellence in Innovation award. Examples include programming, marketing, recruiting, fundraising/development or community partnership.