Family Leadership Training Institute

We are currently recruiting families in Southwest Denver to participate in The Family Leadership Training Institute.


The Family Leadership Training Institute (FLTI) of Colorado is a program created with families for families. The curriculum equips families with knowledge and skills to support their engagement with systems at the individual, community, and policy level. Once accepted, emerging family and community leaders participate in a 20-week training that integrates personal and child development, leadership skill development, civic literacy, and civic engagement. The learning experience utilizes a proven implementation model grounded in diversity, shared leadership, and respect for the unique assets of each community. 

The curriculum feature five components:

  • A community building retreat

  • Phase One-10 sessions that focus on personal leadership development

  • Phase Two-10 sessions that focus on the civic process and change

  • A Day at the Capitol for on-site learning

  • A personally developed civic project