Chamber Programs

Whether you’re a small business seeking training or looking to expand or grow your network, the Chamber has a variety of professional development programs to help members of all sizes and phases. These programs, offer a remarkable return on members’ investment.


Human Resources Executives Association

The mission of Human Resources Executives Association (HREA) is to serve and support Moore County Chamber Members by providing networking forums and professional development programs.  HREA is available to anyone seeking information on HR issues and you do not have to be an HR professional to join.  Smaller businesses will benefit from the information participants share or receive at the programs.  HREA meets eight times per year.

Moore County Leadership Institute

Since 1989 the Chamber has conducted the Moore County Leadership Institute (MCLI) with the mission of developing effective leaders.  The goal of the program is to develop a broader base of informed, committed, and qualified individuals capable of providing dynamic leadership for Moore County.  This is a year long program that begins in January of each year and concludes in December with an evening graduation ceremony.  The cost to participate is $975/participant.  In addition there are up to two scholarships for 1/2 of the program fees (you are responsible for the remaining).  If you are interested in applying for the MCLI program please click on the application below.  Questions can be directed to hneal@moorecountychamber.com or by calling 910.692.3926.

A completed application must include the MCLI Application, Applicant Agreement, and Employer Agreement.  Email all completed applications to: hneal@moorecountychamber.com by November 3, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.  Applying does not guarantee you a spot in the program.


2018 MCLI Program Information and Application Process

2018 MCLI Policies and Procedures

2018 MCLI Application

2018 Participant Agreement

2018 MCLI Employer Agreement

2018 MCLI Scholarship Application



Moore Young Professionals

The mission of the Moore Young Professionals (MYP) is an initiative designed to build a stronger community for the future leaders of Moore County through professional development, fostering connections, and serving the local community.  Since February of 2013 the MYPs have been working to grow their group and foster relationships with a growing demographic of our community.  The Moore County Chamber of Commerce saw this as the perfect opportunity to assist a volunteer driven group of individuals further expand their network. To learn more how you or one of your young professionals can get involved Click Here.

The Chamber EDGE

The  Moore County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announced another benefit for members and non-members of Moore County.  The intention of these monthly roundtable meetings is to enhance commerce and community in Moore County. The Chamber EDGE ise held the third Wednesday of every month at the Chamber offices.  The topics will change and we welcome ideas for topics from the business community.  Past topics have included marketing, social media, how to get referrals and much more.  

Small Business Network

The primary purpose of the Small Business Network (SBN) is to share and develop business ideas for owners and lead managers of businesses. SBN meetings occur monthly for lunch at rotating locations.