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  • Professionals of Color

  • The newest program at The Chamber, this group offers development and networking opportunities to the range of diverse professionals in the region.

    What is Professionals of Color (POC)?
    A program that is striving to make diversity and inclusion a priority for our metro’s business community. Professionals of Color will have four focus areas while highlighting diverse employee populations that are underrepresented in the FMWF metro.
     
    • Networking: Social events with the sole purpose of providing members an opportunity to interact
    • Professional development: Learning and development opportunities and resources members can apply to their daily work 
    • Education: Opportunities to learn about the diverse populations in our community 
    • Service: Philanthropic opportunities for members to serve in our community 
       
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    A few FAQs

    Why did The Chamber create the POC program?
    As an advocate of the regional business community, The Chamber recognizes that addressing the evolving demographic changes in our metro is fundamental to the growth and sustainability of our members. Creating an inclusive environment that engages individuals reflective of the full spectrum of our region strengthens our organizations and is key to the success of Fargo Moorhead West Fargo as a whole. 
     
    Who can join POC?
    With the growing population of our metro, we acknowledge that there is a need for a group with a designated effort to include all members of our business community. Professionals of Color is for all members of our business community, with a designated effort to serve our diverse populations that are underrepresented in our current programming. All members of POC must also be members of The Chamber.
     
    Where will POC meet?
    Similar to The Chamber’s YPN, Professionals of Color will rotate where we meet, showcasing a different Chamber member each event. 
     
    When does POC meet?
    Professionals of Color will meet once a quarter with a different focus area each meeting. Event information will be available in our publications. 
     
    Will it cost to join?
    Yes, we will charge $45 per year for membership, and it is open only to Chamber members. 

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