L.E.A.D (Learn, Experience, Apply, Demonstrate)

It’s been said that leadership is about taking people to places they would not go alone. L.E.A.D. creates powerful opportunities focused on leadership and character development. This program is unique to participants in that it applies to anyone no matter where they are in life.

The program is our commitment to growth. Becoming a powerful leader and future business owner is a message that inspires and empowers participants to believe in themselves, showing them they can make a difference in the world. Our commitment is to personal growth and delivering best in class training experiences while developing leaders.

What is L.E.A.D?

Werthing Foundation’s L.E.A.D. is a career exploration program that offers concrete skills to participants, while preparing them for success in school, work and life, while developing leaders. L.E.A.D. provides hands-on experiences in career readiness (STEM & NON STEM), entrepreneurship, financial literacy, computer training and more, to prepare leaders for success.


The goal is for each participant to master leadership, maximize growth and discover defining moments towards the achievement of goals.


To impact generations of women in their journey to self-sufficient, confident lives.


Provides a workforce development training that offers leadership and career preparation.

Delivers a dynamic curriculum that provides an opportunity to put lessons into action via corporate and community experiences.

Develops talents and skills through diverse strategies that connect with those we lead.

Training Programs

Effective Financial Management Skills  

Learn the keys to finances for your future

Entrepreneurial Thinking in the Workplace

Find out what it takes to grow the thrive in corporate America

Developing Business Plans

Discover how to create your dream business

Leadership vs. Management (What is leadership?)  

Knowing the difference will change your trajectory in business and in every day life

Ethics and Values

Understand the importance of integrity and work ethic

Community Service vs. Service Learning

Giving back is a part of your life, not just something you do

Diversity through a Multicultural Lens

Make a commitment to embrace diversity and inclusion