SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Saint Francis Foundation today announced that President Kevin Causey has been selected as a scholar for the 2016 Presidential Leadership Scholars Program.
The Presidential Leadership Scholars Program is designed for leaders who share a commitment to solving society's greatest challenges and are seeking to improve their leadership abilities. During the six-month program, scholars will study the leadership styles of Lyndon B. Johnson, George H.W. Bush, William J. Clinton, and George W. Bush and will visit their presidential centers.
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"This is a tremendous honor, and I am grateful for an opportunity to learn from leaders who made our country great," Causey said. "I'm also thrilled by the opportunity to engage with other presidential scholars, all of whom are very accomplished leaders and individuals."
Sixty-one scholars were invited to participate in the program from a pool of 600 applicants nationwide. The scholars were chosen for their ability to lead and a desire to improve their leadership abilities to address a challenge in their community, organization or profession.
The scholars will study the leadership styles of former presidents, key administration officials, and leading academics. They will also study varying approaches to leadership and exchange ideas with mentors and others who can help them make an impact in their communities.
About The Saint Francis Foundation
The mission of the Saint Francis Foundation is to raise funds and make grants that support and enhance the ability of Saint Francis Memorial Hospital in San Francisco to deliver exceptional health care services and compassionate care to its patients and to the communities the hospital serves. Established in 1979, the Saint Francis Foundation manages approximately $93 million in assets pledged to both the Foundation and the Hospital, representing the generosity of more than 4,000 donors. For more information, visit www.saintfrancisfoundation.org, or call 415.353.6650.
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