The Fayette Chamber strives to be the leader and catalyst for creating a vibrant business climate and building a premiere Fayette community. To foster community engagement and leadership development, the Chamber provides rich programming for members and the community at large.
Catalyst creates meaningful connections with and between chamber members who seek to expand their individual, community and business leadership development opportunities. Participants in the Catalyst program will learn about their role in sustaining the vibrancy and high quality of life in a thriving Fayette County, Georgia. Participants (mentees) will be paired with established industry and community advisors (mentors) whose focus is on encouraging and developing leaders and to support one another in professional and personal growth.
Leadership Fayette provides existing and emerging leaders with opportunities to enhance their civic knowledge of Fayette County, hone their leadership skills and network with community leaders. Participants will better understand how their community works and be inspired to use their talents to serve the community. Leadership Fayette is an eight month program. The next class is scheduled to begin in September 2017. Application process will begin in late spring 2017. For more information, email Paige@FayetteChamber.org.
Class of 2016 graduated August 25, 2016
Leadership Fayette Alumni
For more than 30 years, the Leadership Fayette program has provided a unique opportunity for citizens to grow leadership skills, build relationships with local and regional leaders, and gain deeper understanding about how our community works. Alumni of this highly respected program make up an outstanding group of business and community leaders truly invested in Fayette County. Alumni receive regular informational newsletters and invited to events that further the successes of Fayette County.
YP Fayette brings together energetic, motivated young professionals who live, work or have an interest in Fayette County. With a focus is on networking, community involvement and leadership development, participants can plug into the community while developing important relationships and leadership skills. This program is an asset for rising business and community leaders ages 21-39 to be involved at the Chamber, providing an avenue for young professionals to connect with seasoned leaders of the business community and to engage with the community as a whole.
Tea & Talk: Nonprofit Networking
Tea & Talk is a collaboration of Chamber non-profit organizations who meet bi-monthly to discuss important topics geared towards non-profits. The meeting includes presentations from various speakers, networking, and sharing upcoming events and best practices.
Annual Meeting & Awards Luncheon
Business on the Green Golf Tournament
Networking & Connections