Staples, Minn.,
16:07 PM

Last Chance to Register for R5 Summit

Free, one-day event for Region 5 leaders

STAPLES, Minn. (October 15, 2018) -- Join local leaders at the sixth annual R5 Summit, Wednesday, October 27 at Sourcewell in Staples. The goal of this mini, one-day conference is to serve Region 5 communities by providing professional development and educational opportunities.

Deadline to register for this year's event is Wednesday, October 17th. The Summit is FREE for Region 5 Members, and each entity that attends the R5 Summit will receive a $250 rebate credit on account at Sourcewell. This rebate may be used toward Sourcewell services or to purchase products/equipment. Unused credits are issued in the form of a check at the end of the fiscal year.

Joe Schmit—KSTP-TV sports anchor, author, community leader, and this year's keynote speaker—will discuss, Silent Impact: Influence Through Purpose, Persistence and Passion focused on inspiring and teaching leaders how to ramp up the profound power of influence.

The day also includes a variety of breakout sessions on topics in education and community leadership, including updates from the State Capitol, 5-minute Speed Sessions, and a networking lunch.

Over 120 city, county, and education leaders participated last year—don't miss this unique opportunity!

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About Sourcewell

Sourcewell (formerly National Joint Powers Alliance) is a self-supporting government organization, partnering with education, government, and nonprofits to boost student and community success. Created in 1978 as one of Minnesota’s nine service cooperatives, we offer training and shared services to our central-Minnesota members. Throughout North America, we offer a cooperative purchasing program with over 300 awarded vendors on contract. Sourcewell is driven by service and the ability to strategically reinvest in member communities.