Grand Rapids Connect
About the Program
Grand Rapids Connect is geared toward professionals new to the city, boomerangs returning home or individuals looking to further engage with the community. The program includes an overnight stay downtown Grand Rapids and provides insight into the city’s latest and greatest developments. Participants will hear from some of the most dynamic leaders and individuals shaping the city’s future. Throughout the event, participants will explore our community, learn about social and community engagement opportunities, and delve into how to connect in Grand Rapids.
Grand Rapids Connect is right for you if you:
- Are you new or returning to Grand Rapids
- Want to have VIP experiences to learn about our city
- Seek to build relationships with fellow West Michigan leaders
- Are interested in discovering new places, faces, and resources in the community
Join us for this this overnight retreat full of curated VIP experiences to get connected to our city and the amazing people in it.
Chamber leadership programs prioritize creating spaces where diverse perspectives can come together to learn, grow and push our community forward.
2022 Session Dates, Program Details & Cost
Cohort 1: Wednesday, June 1 - Thursday, June 2
Cohort 2: Thursday, October 6 - Friday, October 7
Program Cost: Program cost must be paid in full by the first class session.
Chamber Member: $900
If you have questions on payment or need to discuss setting up a payment plan, please contact Kessia Graves, Leadership Program Coordinator, at [email protected]. There are a limited number of partial scholarship funds available. Please submit the following scholarship application form NO LATER than 30 days prior to the first session to be considered.
Questions or Comments?
Please reach out to Monica Mendez, Talent Development Manager, at [email protected].