Join us March 1, 2020, 2-4 PM in Leesburg to learn:
• The Five Biggest Mistakes Students Make When Writing a College Application Essay
• Little-Known Secrets of Paying for College
• How to find the “best fit” college with guidance for students and parents as they navigate the complex college application and admission process.
Hosted by Fusion Academy Loudoun, essaypalooza!, Creative College Connections, and The College Funding Coach, this FREE workshop is for parents and students.
essaypalooza!® bridges the gap between high school English Lit and academic writing at the undergraduate level, starting with the college application essay.
- The Five Biggest Mistakes Students Make When Writing a College Application Essay
- How to avoid those mistakes
- Separating your student from other applicants in an insanely competitive college market
Most families are torn between saving for college or saving for retirement; The College Funding Coach will present Little-Known Secrets of Paying for College.
- Strategies to attend private universities for the same out of pocket cost as in-state schools.
- Effective ways to simultaneously save AND pay for college.
- Unique strategies to pay for multiple children attending college at the same time.
Creative College Connections helps students find their “best fit” colleges and guides students and parents as they navigate the complex college application and admission process.
- Common college admission myths that get in the way of landing at your best fit
- Five mistakes families make in the college admission process
- Questions you should be asking every college
Fusion Academy Loudoun is a fully-accredited middle and high school whose model includes one-to-one teaching for every student in every class.
- A fully-accredited middle and high school whose model includes one-to-one teaching for every student in every class and whose motto is LOVE, MOTIVATE, TEACH
- A private school offering options for full-time, part-time, tutoring, virtual learning, summer classes, and SAT/ACT Test Prep
- A school where we customize classes because we recognize that not all students learn alike
Pre-registration required as seats are limited: http://bit.ly/BecauseCOLLEGE
Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards
The Loudoun Chamber celebrated it’s Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards on January 24th. We honored top business and community leaders and celebrated the success of the Chamber’s 2019 Board of Directors Chair, Lisa Kimball of The Arc of Loudoun, and welcomed in our 2020 Board Chair, Stacey Metcalfe of Inova Loudoun Hospital.
For more information about the awards and to view the full press release click here
Annual Real Estate Event
Stay tuned for 2020 event information this Fall! This event provides access to experts in the housing industry nationwide and locally. While Loudoun outperforms other Virginia counties on most economic measures, we still face many challenges to our future prosperity. Whether it’s our investment in Metro, a housing affordability crisis or attracting a millennial workforce, Loudoun’s challenges demand effective solutions.
On August 17th we will hold our 38th Annual Loudoun Chamber Golf Classic at the award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf course, The Club at Creighton Farms. This course is one of the finest on the Eastern Seaboard, and is nothing short of spectacular. We are proud to have produced Loudoun County’s premier business golf tournament for the past three decades, and we hope you and your colleagues will join us. For Questions or Sponsorships: Contact: Paige Romanow
For the past 9 years, this casual, networking tournament pairs you and a partner against a field of over 30 two-man teams in a progressive four month tournament. Designed with the busy professional in mind, each event consists of a 9-hole round after work, followed by a short networking reception to get you home in time to put the kids to bed. The team with the lowest cumulative score after four events is the champion.
Small Business Awards
For 25 years, the Loudoun Small Business Awards have been the most prestigious honors celebrating the best small businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofit organizations in our Loudoun community. Congratulations to all the finalists and winners. Winners were announced in front of a live audience of more than 600 of Loudoun’s top business and community leaders.
Superhero 5k & Kids Fun Run
The Loudoun Chamber is thrilled to present the 6th Annual Superhero 5k & Kids Fun Run! This family-friendly event includes races and events for all ages. The 5k is open to walkers, runners, strollers and pups. Superhero costumes are encouraged!
The Loudoun Chamber will honor local heroes, from Public Safety personnel to ordinary citizens, for their courageous, often lifesaving actions in 2019 at the 35th Annual Valor Awards ceremony. The entire Loudoun County business community will be invited to attend these Annual Valor Awards to help honor these dedicated public servants for their selfless acts of heroism and commitment to protecting our families, our neighbors and our community!