To establish and support partnerships between Chamber members and all levels of Education to
help utilize the community resources to enrich and extend educational opportunities leading to lifelong


– Strengthen Calhoun County Area Chamber & Visitors Center’s commitment to education
in the community

– Foster relationship between businesses and community groups and our educational

– Stimulate academic achievement and life-long learning 

Future Projects:

Expanding our website to include ways for members to donate, volunteer, or fulfill a wish 


– Advantage Plus – Piedmont High School

– Chamber in the Classroom – All schools

– Youth Leadership Calhoun County – All schools

– World of Works – All schools

– Job Shadowing – Rotating schedule

– Chamber Award of Excellence – Rotating schedule

– Monthly School Spotlight – Rotating schedule

– Your Money, Your Life – All schools 


– Support student achievement – volunteer for tutoring, reading, or mentoring, give out
awards at awards day, etc.

– School to Career- share specials skills, speak at Career Day, create mock business in
classroom, review resumes, conduct mock interviews, internships etc.

– Encourage student performance and learning – display student work at business, offer
presentation on various topics, motivation, etc.

– Support teachers and faculty – recognize teachers during teacher appreciation week,
donate teacher incentives, offer refreshments, and work with classroom teacher on special
assignment, etc. 

What do we need from schools?:

1. A representative for quarterly administrator meetings 

2. A willing, cooperative, & fun spirit