Advocacy

Gain a voice on issues.

Greater Fort Wayne Inc. tackles the biggest issues facing business, so you can focus on doing business. We keep you informed on issues that could affect your business. We provide opportunities for you to meet with elected officials to discuss issues important to you. We rally the business community to influence civic and business initiatives that support community growth.

GovConnect Newsletter

Let GFW Inc. keep you updated on issues affecting the business community by signing up for the GFW Inc. weekly GovConnect e-newsletter. We gather local, state, and federal political news for the week to assist you in staying up-to-date.

Enjoy this member only resource by emailing advocacy@greaterfortwayneinc.com. If you are interested in becoming a member, please email info@greaterfortwayneinc.com.

Advocacy Events

Before the beginning of the state legislative session, GFW Inc. presents its legislative agenda to investors and government officials. In addition, the Northeast Indiana Legislative Delegation will discuss topics they plan to address in the upcoming Legislative Session.

GFW Inc. hosts a Third House forum mid-session to update investors on key legislation that affects the business community. Members of the Northeast Indiana legislative delegation report on their activity at the Statehouse. It is a unique opportunity to get to know your state legislators and share your thoughts on polices that concern you.

At the end of each legislative session, GFW Inc. hosts a Legislative Wrap-Up to discuss the ups and downs of the past session. Enjoy breakfast with the Northeast Indiana Delegation and learn how the General Assembly’s decisions impact businesses

It is vital for voters to be informed about the candidates running for office. GFW Inc. partners with other community organizations to give our investors and the community an opportunity to meet and hear from those seeking office prior to the primary and general elections.