Greater Fort Wayne Inc. recognizes the importance of developing individuals at all levels and engaging them in the community through service, discussion, and support. With a variety of programs, Greater Fort Wayne Inc. has the ability to develop and connect everyone from current college students, through new and seasoned executives. We seek to train, prepare and inspire individuals to make an impact on their company and our community.
Current Programming Includes:
Leadership Fort Wayne is a program designed for a diverse group of adult citizens who have demonstrated their ability to achieve personal goals and have a desire to make a personal commitment to community service.
Greater Fort Wayne Inc. Fellows is a year-long experience that creates an attachment to Fort Wayne for current college students through personal development workshops, social activities and a 12-week summer internship with one of GFW Inc.’s rapidly growing Investor businesses.
Opportunity Fort Wayne helps new executives and their spouses/partners assimilate into community life more successfully through a series of dining experiences, during which they learn about the community’s culture, economy, governance, history, and volunteer opportunities. Participants have the opportunity to build new friendships with each other and the presenters.
The Inter-City Visit provides a platform to accelerate transformational change in greater Fort Wayne by bringing business and community leaders together to travel to and learn from other community’s and to bring those lessons back to adapt for our own success.