As the confetti settles and the echoes of “Happy New Year!” fade, we at the Acadia Parish Chamber of Commerce want to take a moment to express our sincere gratitude to the incredible community that makes our parish so special.
2023 was a year filled with challenges and triumphs, but through it all, the spirit of Acadia Parish shone brightly. We saw businesses rise to the occasion, neighbors helping neighbors, and a collective sense of resilience that kept us moving forward.
Here are just a few of the highlights that made 2023 so memorable:
- The continued success of Leadership EXCEL, preparing the next generation of leaders to make a positive impact on our community.
- The celebrations of 18 Grand Openings and Ribbon Cuttings across Acadia Parish.
- The countless acts of kindness and generosity, from supporting local businesses to volunteering for worthy causes.
As we look ahead to 2024, we are filled with optimism and excitement for what the future holds. We have a strong foundation of talented individuals, dedicated businesses, and a thriving community spirit.
Here are some of our goals for the coming year:
- Supporting the growth and development of existing businesses.
- Attracting new businesses and investment to Acadia Parish.
- Investing in education and workforce development to prepare our future leaders.
- Continuing to foster a spirit of collaboration and community engagement.
We know that we cannot achieve these goals without your support. We encourage you to get involved in your community, support local businesses, and lend your voice to the issues that matter most to you.
Together, we can make Acadia Parish an even better place to live, work, and raise a family.
From the Acadia Parish Chamber of Commerce, we wish you a happy, healthy, and prosperous New Year!
Here are some ways you can get involved in Acadia Parish:
- Become a member of the Chamber of Commerce.
- Attend Chamber events and workshops.
- Volunteer your time and talents to a local organization.
- Shop local and support Acadia Parish businesses.
- Stay informed about community issues and make your voice heard.
We believe that every individual has the power to make a difference. Let’s work together to make Acadia Parish the best it can be!
Thank you for being a part of our community.
The Acadia Parish Chamber of Commerce Board + Staff
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