LEADERS OF TOMORROW (LOT) PROGRAM
Since its inception in 1991, the NBMBAA® Leaders of Tomorrow® (LOT®) Program has mentored more than 8,000 talented youth aspiring to leadership roles in professional fields. The LOT® Program is a comprehensive programmatic approach for providing leadership development to high school students. The program is driven by mentoring across four developmental areas: Leadership, Financial Literacy, College Preparation and Career Preparation. The program offers participants resources, knowledge and opportunities in the way of mentoring relationships, scholarships, and internships.
Metro Detroit area high school students, known as “LOT STUDENT LEADERS”, have the opportunity to interact with outstanding business professionals from the Detroit area and all over the world. Mentors guide the students through a challenging program designed to help them develop the skills and attitudes necessary for success. Funding for the DETROIT LOT Program is secured by donations and corporate sponsorships.
The Detroit Chapter’s LOT program is led by LaSonia Patterson. Please feel free to email LOT@detroitblackmba.org for more information on the 2017-2018 LOT PROGRAM.
Leaders participate in a variety of activities, workshops, and events that emphasize growth in the following areas:
– Professional Development
– Community Service
– Securing Internships & Scholarships
– Goal Setting and Attainment