2018 Application GLBHLI NEW

2018-19 GREAT LAKES BAY Hispanic Leadership Institute (GLBHLI)

Application Deadline Extended a week – Please Act Fast

(Training Institute)

The GREAT LAKES BAY HISPANIC LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE shall provide individuals the opportunity to develop the skills and relationships to become effective leaders and provides a program that prepares and supports future visionary leaders who improve their lives and the community.

2018 Hispanic Leadership Program Brochure


  • Hispanics, ages 21 to 45, male or female, who reside in and plan to stay in Great Lakes Bay Region (Saginaw, Bay, Midland Counties and Mt. Pleasant)
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED minimum.
  • Must show a willingness to learn and to be introduced to local community organizations and businesses.
  • Individuals who have exemplified leadership qualities in their professional environment and who are looking to expand their leadership skills. Also, individuals who would be under the radar for traditional leadership programs.


An initial deposit of $40 is required from all individuals that are accepted in to the program and $35 for your official GLBHLI Class Polo Shirt (Total Check of $75 due) by January 18, 2018.  Make check payable to:  GLBHLI.  The full cost of the program is supported by our sponsors and three major fund-raisers throughout the year.


Mandatory Meeting & Events Required:

  • Participant must attend all meeting dates as listed in application.  Failure to do so will be grounds for termination from the program.  Meeting Dates as scheduled– (7:30am to 5:00 pm).  There are only 6 class dates during the day, the rest are nights and weekends.  Download Agenda – Orange highlights are mandatory class dates!  2018 Agenda Only
  • Participant must complete 50 hours of Community Service prior to graduation from the program.  Qualified hours are restricted to United Way affiliate program.
  • Participant must walk in the parade representing the group and work/participate in the GLBHLI fund-raising.
  • Participant must submit by January 18 a $40 registration deposit and $35 polo shirt fee and In lieu of full registration fee:  participant must sell a minimum of 30 tickets for Loons fundraiser, graduation fund-raiser and various other events, or you have the option of paying the equivalent up front.
  • Participants must attend a minimum of four (4) Great Lakes Bay Hispanic Business Association meetings prior to December 2017 and attend at least 3 Sponsor Volunteer Events

2018 Agenda Only


2018 Application GLBHLI NEW
Complete form electronically, save form as:
your name + 2018application
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Application Deadline Extended a week – Please Act Fast


For additional Information contact Monica B. Reyes at

Thank You To Our Major Program Sponsors

Saginaw Valley State University • Dow Chemical Company • Consumers Energy Foundation • Hispanic Latino Commission of Michigan
• Great Lakes Bay Hispanic Business Association •
Nexteer • Cinco K Run• MI Latino Banner •