Participant Information

Time commitment: 
An overnight opening retreat in September, followed by a nine-month curriculum from October through May that focuses on community information and issues.

Tuition: Chamber members: $1,595, non-members $1,995

Selection Criteria:
Civic Involvement
Leadership Potential
Diversity Perspective
Commitment to the Leadership Program and the community

Session Topics:
Opening Retreat / Team Building
Spartanburg's History & Where We're Headed 
Fostering Spartanburg's Educational Attainment
Spartanburg's Community Issues: Challenges & Successes
Building on Spartanburg County's Economic Excellence
Utilizing Local Talent to Promote Community Cohesion
Realizing the Potential of Spartanburg's Quality of Life & Cultural Assets
Nourishing Our Health & Wellness: Impacting the Local Communities

2019-2020 Meeting Dates:
September 5 - Orientation
September 16-17 - Opening Retreat
October 17 - Monthly Session
November 21 - Monthly Session
December 12 - Monthly Session
January 16 - Monthly Session
February 20 - Monthly Session
March 19 - Monthly Session
April 16 - Monthly Session
May 7 - Wrap Up - Project Presentations
May 14 - Graduation Luncheon

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