Chamber Foundation

About The Foundation

The SWFL Inc. Foundation is a not-for-profit which supports and assists SWFL Inc. in its community development activities through different professional development programs. 

To date, the Foundation has given out more than $120,000 in local scholarships and helped more than 120 students continue their educational goals. 

Scholarships include:

  • Ralph A. Richardson Fund
  • SWFL Inc. Scholarship Fund
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Professional Development Programs

Leadership SWFL

A signature community immersion program offering hands-on, behind-the-scenes curriculum on all aspects of our community.

Impact SWFL

An innovative program for emerging leaders to fast-track their community awareness, civic engagement and develop their own leadership style.

Career Compass

A career development program designed to bridge the gap between university students and local businesses in Southwest Florida.