About Us

Tepeyac Leadership Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to civic leadership development for lay Catholic professionals.

Mission: To deliver civic leadership development to lay Catholic professionals in the U.S. and beyond. Tepeyac Leadership Initiative (TLI) is the name of a civic leadership development program for lay Catholic professionals. TLI is the flagship program for Tepeyac Leadership Inc.

Vision: With a spirit of charity, fidelity to the Magisterium and intellectual rigor, the Tepeyac Leadership Initiative is a catalyst development experience which equips lay Catholic professionals to become virtuous leaders, while supporting the mission of the Church, influencing the culture and serving the common good.

Slogan: Leadership for the World

Two Primary Elements of TLI: Leadership Development and Spiritual Growth.

5 Simple Ways to Support TLI

  • If a graduate, JOIN the TLI Alumni Association as a contributing member. 

  • DONATE directly or start a fundraiser through our Facebook (Often done on special occasions, such as birthdays or a patron saint’s feast day).

  • Make online PURCHASES through Smile.Amazon.com. It’s the same Amazon you know, by shopping from this URL, 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases stays with us. Just choose Tepeyac Leadership, Inc. as your charitable organization. Be sure to use Smile.Amazon.com.

  • Make a bequest by including language in your will that names Tepeyac Leadership, Inc. as a beneficiary of your estate, you can designate a specific dollar amount, a particular asset, or a fixed percentage.

Thank you to our sponsors!

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