The Importance of School Leadership

One of the most important hiring processes in our community is going on right now—that for the new Freeport School District 145 superintendent.  Why would the Greater Freeport Partnership be interested in the school district leader—after all, isn’t the Partnership’s...

Greater Freeport Partnership Workforce Initiative

Greater Freeport Partnership Workforce Initiative

This week, nearly 40 community leaders, from employers to educators to federal government training personnel, came together to learn about the Greater Freeport Partnership’s Workforce Initiative. This initiative consists of two parts—Recruitment (short-term) and Community Career Pathways (long-term). Both committees will include major employers and small businesses.

Working Alone

Working Alone

"It is far better to be alone than to be in bad company." George Washington "Solitude is certainly a fine thing; but there is pleasure in having someone who can answer, from time to time, that it is a...

Freeport Area Women’s Connection Brunch

Freeport Area Women’s Connection Brunch

Women and men are invited to this monthly brunch which features a speaker, music and a special feature.   Our speaker this month is Sandy Carlson from Williams Bay, WI.  Her topic is “Woman on the Go”.  Sandy has lived in 8 states, is an avid letter writer, published...