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Emerging Leaders Summer Institute

July 12, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Emerging Leaders Summer Institute is a program designed to generate professional training and development, mentorship, community engagement and recruitment opportunities.

The purpose is to identify, develop and empower “Emerging Leaders”, specifically minorities, small business owners and innovative professionals poised to move into the next level of community and business leadership.

Program Strategies:

  • Visit with community leaders and businesses
  • Professional and personal Leadership Development and civic engagement
  • Extensive networking with a diverse group of peers
  • Discovering your strengths and how to apply them as a leader

Program Dates:

  • Tuesday, June 12th  – Orientation and Reception
  • Wednesday, June 13th – Retreat
  • Wednesday July 18th – Technology, Innovation and Industry
  • Wednesday July 25th – Education and Leadership Development
  • Wednesday August 8th – Government/Civic Engagement
  • Graduation – To Be Determined

Cost includes lunch and materials. While many candidates are sponsored by their employer, a limited number of partial scholarships are available.

  • Non-profit $200
  • Small/Minority Business $250
  • Corporate $500

For more information contact Les Echols of the Florence Chamber at (843) 665-0515.

Click here to register.


July 12, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Florence Chamber
100 West Evans Street
Florence, 29501 United States
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