Leadership Program for Adults & High School Students

Wickenburg Leadership Institute is an advanced 8 week development program entering its 9th year.  The program offers its participants a broad range of insights on the needs and issues facing our community, state and nation.  The curriculum will be informative and interactive, offering attendees the opportunity to learn the complex workings of local, county, state and federal issues; while developing skills to become more engaged in Wickenburg leadership. 

Applications are available at the Chamber office.  The program is sponsored by: Wickenburg Chamber of Commerce, Arizona Public Service, Wickenburg School District, and Town of Wickenburg.  Classes held Tuesday’s from 6:30pm-9pm; September 10, – October 29th.  Cost $50 per person - (High School Students, Free). For additional information call 928-684-5479

Project CENTRL

For those who have interest in a one-year leadership training program that will improve your awareness of the greatness of our society and focus your personal vision to be all you can be, then review information online at www.centrl.org or call 602-827-8227.  Over 600 alumni are making a positive difference in rural Arizona.  Many local residents are part of the alumni group.

Small Business Development Center

We are scheduling now free business counseling and Lunch ‘n Learn Seminars on the third Thursday of the month from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., September through November, and January – May.

All seminars and confidential counseling with the Small Business Development Center will be held in the Chamber of Commerce Conference Room.  Call to make an appointment or register: 928-684-5479.  To reach Karen Eads, Business Analyst, SBDC Yavapai College, contact her at (928) 771-4808

Additional assistance to employers is through Arizona Career Readiness Credential.  Contact John Nelson a consultant to Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity at 480-390-2724.

Member News

Cowboy Cookin’ Restaurant offers Happy Hour from 2-5 p.m. along with prime rib on Fridays with drink specials.  

The Desert Caballeros Western Museum and the Wickenburg Art Club have teamed up to present the eighth annual installment of “West of Center: Highlights from the Wickenburg Art Club”, opening on Saturday, July 27 in the Museum’s Cultural Crossroads Learning Center. 100% of the proceeds benefit the Wickenburg Art Club and its members. The show will continue through September 29, 2019.  

Welcome to Wickenburg The Rev. Sandra Chilese, “Pastor Sandy of St. Alban’s Episcopal Church.  

New Summer Hours for Wickenburg Golf Club, Bar & Hitching Post Restaurant. Golfing available on Tuesday – Sunday; Bar open Tuesdays – 12 noon – 8 p.m., Fridays – 12 Noon – 9pm, Wed. & Saturday – 12 Noon – 4 p.m.  Restaurant opens with Live Music on Tuesdays from 4-8 p.m. and Fridays – 4-9 p.m.  

More Live Music on Fridays at Wickenburg Elks Lodge and Rancho Bar 7.  Nice addition!

Biz 2 Biz Expo

Join the West Valley Chamber Alliance on Thursday, Aug. 22 from 4-7 p.m. at the Glendale Civic Center.  Hosted by all six West Valley Chambers of Commerce, the Expo offers an unparalleled opportunity for all businesses throughout the West Valley and beyond to showcase their products and services to hundreds of decision makers and buyers.  Free to attend and open to the public, this highly productive event offers the perfect opportunity for maximum impact within an efficient three hour window.  To showcase your business at this exciting event, glendaleazchamber.org/b2bexpo

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