Chamber Programs


The Ambassadors Program is open to all interested members wishing to connect with new and current members using a more personal approach. As an Ambassador of the Chamber, you represent the Chamber membership, your business, and the community to the Pickens County area. You are often the first community representative a new business owner meets and you become the face of the Chamber.


Drugs Don't Work

Employers in Georgia, certified by the state Board of Workers' Compensation as having a drug-free workplace, are entitled to a 7.5% discount on their workers' compensation premiums. The Drugs Don't Work Program is designed to assist businesses in achieving drug-free certification. As a business member, you will have the opportunity to participate in a statewide drug-free workplace program established by the Georgia Chamber of Commerce.


Leadership Pickens

Leadership Pickens is a Pickens County Chamber of Commerce initiative that builds and strengthens a better community through training its leaders for the challenges of tomorrow. The goal is to develop informed leaders and channel their ideas and experiences toward community resources, issues, and concerns to help direct the future of Pickens County. The goal is achieved by participatory experiences and informal discussions, as well as formal presentations.


Youth Leadership Pickens

Youth Leadership Pickens was established to expose youth of Pickens County to leadership experiences by creating an environment where they can make a positive impact on issues that affect teens.