Foundation Purpose:1. To promote the development of the business community of the Washington County, Florida area;2. To promote the development of the general community of the Washington County, Florida area;3. To provide non-profit services to the Washington County, Florida area through charitable, educational, or scientific activities; and4. To support and assist the community development activities of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce through its beautification projects; preservation of local area natural resources, and other community activities.
Apply NOW for Class 3 of LEAD Washington CountyThe Washington County Chamber is now accepting applications for the LEAD Washington County Class of 2021. Starting in January, this diverse group of emerging and existing leaders will boost their community knowledge, civic engagement and leadership skills so they may affect positive change in Washington County.Over the nine-month program, selected participants will learn about key aspects of industry, health and human services and government in Washington County. The Class will also engage in leadership development training, and, working as a team, address a real-time community need or problem.Class members and the organizations in which they’re involved both benefit from:
Applications are available from the Washington County Chamber of Commerce.Email info@washcomall or call the Chamber at 850-638-4157to obtain the LEAD Class packet including application and curriculum schedule.Participation is limited and there is a tuition fee. Applicants will be notified if they are selected.
- Having a better understanding of the issues and resources that directly impact the County’s future.
- Networking with like-minded business and community peers
- Developing personal leadership, team-building and communication skills.