Miles Harvey, journalist and best-selling author of Painter in a Savage Land: The Strange Saga of the first European Artist in North America and The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime, will be the keynote speaker at Mapping Our Past, an all-day affair at the Main Library Jan. 26.
JAXPORT invites all Northeast Florida small businesses to participate in the port’s inaugural Small and Emerging Business Appreciation Day event on Tuesday, Feb. 5 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will be held at the JAXPORT Cruise Terminal in North Jacksonville.
K9s For Warriors of Northeast Florida was awarded a $2M grant investment from the Petco Foundation to support its lifesaving program that trains and pairs service dogs with military veterans suffering from PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury and/or Military Sexual Trauma.
ImpactJAX is the young professionals organization of the JAX Chamber and the premier venue for Jacksonville’s next generation of leaders to connect with each other and the community. Our mission is to champion the vision of the JAX Chamber by empowering the next generation of leaders to create and sustain a vibrant young professional community. With more than 600 members, ImpactJAX serves as a network of professional contacts for 21 to 40 year olds who live, work and play in the Jacksonville Region.
Monthly events aim to help members grow as a professional, connect with the community, interact with peers, voice an opinion, or promote a cause. Find and register for ImpactJAX events here.
ImpactJAX member benefits include free or discounted admission at events; access to community, business and political leaders; and connections to Jacksonville’s newest hotspots.
ImpactJAX provides its members with five core involvement opportunities: Service & Giving, Social & Cultural, Professional Development, Community Engagement and Public Policy.
The Hightower Fellowship furthers the JAX Chamber’s goal of empowering the next generation of leaders by connecting talented young professionals with influential Jacksonville leaders.
Meet and connect with the 2019 ImpactJAX Board.
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