The Haines City Area Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit business financed by Membership dues with the purpose of serving the NE Polk County Region. We are committed to taking a leadership role in supporting the business community and improving the quality of life in our area.
Excelsior College, Polk State College Secure National Science Foundation Grant to Develop Educational Simulations for Workforce Readiness - The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Excelsior College over $864,846 in grant funding to ensure workforce readiness. Excelsior has partnered with Polk State College to prepare technicians for skilled positions in the energy and manufacturing industries. Excelsior and Polk State College will develop simulations to teach and then assess key skills in power generation and advanced manufacturing to improve the pipeline of technicians into key economic sectors. When completed, these open education resources can be used by colleges and industry throughout the nation. Click HERE to read the press release.
Community Partner Links:
Download the file below for a list of the Chamber's Community Partners and links to their respective websites:
Thank you to our 2017 Premium Golf Tournament Sponsors
August 17, 2017, Chamber Luncheon
Youth Leadership Sponsors
Youth Leadership Class
Thank You to our 2016-2017
Youth Leadership Student Sponsors
A Special Thank You to:Transportation Sponsor
The Chamber's 2017-2018 Youth Leadership program will begin in October 2017. Student Sponsors enable the Chamber to present a quality leadership experience at no cost to the students.
In return for your generosity, a link to your website will be placed here on the front page and the leadership page of the Chamber’s website along with recognition of your sponsorship. The link will remain on our website through September 2018. Call the Chamber at 863-422-3751 to sponsor a student or for more information.
Thank you to our page sponsor:
Thank You to our Chairman's Circle Members:
Call the Chamber to find out how to become a Chairman's Circle Member!