Chamber of Commerce Planning and Technical AssistancePartnering to strengthen your chamber and your community.

The Fanning Institute partners with chambers of commerce across Georgia to advance communities and strengthen their organization in a variety of ways.

Develop leadership in your community

  • Community and youth leadership development programming
  • Train-the trainer workshops for community leadership program facilitators
  • Leadership retreats and teambuilding
  • Technical assistance and customized programs and curriculum

Strengthen your organization

  • Improving governance
  • Planning retreat facilitation
  • Balancing the board/CO partnership
  • Developing organizational capacity and intercultural competency
  • Planning, decision making, and consensus building

Address community issues

  • Facilitating town hall meetings
  • Conducting community input sessions
  • Improving communication
  • Supporting community and nonprofit boards
  • Community conflict transformation

To partner with the Fanning Institute to strengthen your community or chamber of commerce, contact director Matt Bishop.