Learn       Lead      Renew 

Learn       Lead      Renew 


Clear your mind of outside stressors and discover all the Blue Ridge Institute has to offer. Stimulating conversations, thought-provoking presentations by amazing national speakers with proven solutions for leadership.


Enjoy a rustic retreat set amidst the pristine beauty of the Nantahala National Forest in the mountains of Western North Carolina at Fontana Village Resort. Spend a special week away from business and life’s pressures.


Relax and let go of everything beyond the moment.  Connect with fellow Blue Ridgers as you have fun together.  The comradery and friendship can last a lifetime. 


Are you a community service leader looking for a different kind of leadership development experience?

The Blue Ridge Institute may be just what you are looking for.

The Blue Ridge Institute – learn, lead, and renew.

“BRI has been a tremendous opportunity for both me AND my daughter. We have learned alot, mmade life-long friends and grown closer. I am grateful for this chance for world-class development while also spending time with my family”

Susan McGrath

Cocoa Beach, FL

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