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The NWA Leadership Academy Certificate Program is a customized online leadership program.

Apply by October 25 for the next cohort which begins on November 10, 2019.

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October 11, 2019

Washington Update: Federal Court Delays Implementation of Public Charge Rule

This afternoon, a federal court in the Southern District of New York issued a nationwide injunction that prevents implementation of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's final public charge rule. Without the injunction, the final public charge rule would have gone into effect on Tuesday, October 15.

October 7, 2019

Weekly WIC Policy Update

September 30, 2019

Weekly WIC Policy Update

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August 28, 2019

2019 Leadership Academy - Cohort 11

The NWA Leadership Academy (NWA LA) Certificate Program is a customized leadership program designed to 1) assist WIC organizations in developing leadership skills and attributes for selected new leaders, and 2) update the skills of current leaders. Additionally, the NWA LA will enable WIC organizations to clarify, communicate, and execute their vision, mission, goals and strategic initiatives. WIC personnel completing the NWA LA will possess the leadership skills and qualities necessary to think and act strategically, demonstrate critical-thinking skills, and manage results-oriented teams. 

Cohort 11 will begin November 10th, 2019. Registration is open until October 25, 2019. Register now!

For more information, contact Emily Gilcher at or 202-232-5492.

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January 14, 2020

2020 Winter Quarterly Board Meeting

March 15, 2020

2020 Washington Leadership Conference

May 17, 2020

2020 Annual Education and Training Conference & Exhibits

September 9, 2020

2020 Nutrition Education & Breastfeeding Promotion Conference and Exhibits

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