2018 CLA Class Registration is open!

Community Leadership Alliance (CLA) is a tri-county leadership development program open to residents of Grant, Iowa, and Lafayette counties. The program is a coalition of UW-Platteville Continuing Education and the Platteville Area Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with UW-Extension Community Resource Development in Grant, Lafayette, and Iowa Counties. CLA’s mission is to develop a base […]

Read More...

2017 Charles “Sonny” Tiedemann Charitable Fund Scholarship Recipients

Lancaster, WI – Lynn Crooks, Joe Krantz, Katie Reuter and Hannah Campbell Gustafson, of the Lancaster community, were chosen by the board of the Community Leadership Alliance as recipients of grant monies allocated to CLA by the Lancaster Community Fund for scholarships to attend leadership classes in 2017.  The grant was made possible by the […]

Read More...

2017 Elmer G. Biddick Charitable Foundation Scholarship Recipients

Platteville WI – Craig Simenson, of Darlington, and Daniel Libby, of Mineral Point, were chosen by the board members of the Community Leadership Alliance as recipients of grant monies allocated to CLA by the Elmer G. Biddick Charitable Foundation for scholarships for local community members to attend leadership classes in 2017. The purpose of the leadership […]

Read More...

Local Volunteer Travels to Uganda to Share Leadership Skills

Farmer to Farmer Program Promotes Economic Growth and Agricultural Development in East Africa Paul Ohlrogge, from UW-Extension in Iowa County travelled to Uganda for 3 weeks to share his technical skills and expertise with local farmers, cooperative leaders and local extension staff near the Nile River in northern Uganda.  Paul’s assignment is part of Catholic Relief […]

Read More...

2016 CLA Lancaster Community Fund Scholarship Recipient

Lancaster, WI – Candace Auel, active Lancaster resident, was chosen by the board members of the Community Leadership Alliance to be the first recipient of grant monies allocated to CLA by the Lancaster Community Fund for scholarships for Lancaster residents to attend leadership classes in 2016 and 2017.  The grant was made possible by the […]

Read More...