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Sponsorship of the Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development

BILLD is supported through the generous contributions of foundations and corporations. Sponsorships are now being accepted for the 2017 Bowhay Institute.


2017 BILLD Sponsorship Prospectus »
2017 BILLD Sponsorship Levels »
2017 BILLD Sponsorship Pledge Form »


If you are interested in becoming a partner with CSG Midwest to help provide leadership training to new state legislators in the region, please contact Laura A. Tomaka at 630.925.1922.


The Council of State Governments is a 501(c)(3) organization, and all contributions are tax deductible as permitted by law.



Thank you, 2017 BILLD Sponsors
current as of 05/26/2017





What is BILLD?
The Bowhay Institute is the only leadership training program designed exclusively for Midwestern legislators. BILLD helps  newer legislators develop the skills  necessary to become effective leaders,  informed decision-makers and astute policy analysts. The program offers a  unique opportunity for lawmakers to  improve their leadership skills and explore the issues of the day with nationally renowned scholars, professional development experts, and legislative leaders and colleagues from across the region.