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LEADERSHIP FREMONT: A nine-month series - one day per month - of leadership development activities and community awareness sessions that enhance knowledge about Fremont. Participants tour local, regional and state points of interest to gain contextual information about the inner workings of government, businesses and community service organizations.
Leadership Fremont Fact Sheet Click Here
Leadership Fremont Application Click Here

YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY:  Similar in structure to the adult Leadership Fremont, YLA is targeted to high school juniors. Added to the curriculum are hands-on immersive activities in civics led by Fremont's mayor and group projects that end with public presentations.
YLA Application Click Here

THINK LOCAL: Growing out of the belief that dollars circulated locally build in value, this program encourages residents to use local merchants and services first.

FREMONT BUCKS: A check-like currency issued by the chamber supports the concept of "Buy Local" and is popular among businesses as employee or customer gifts. The BUCK$ are treated just like cash at local merchants

COMPASS AWARD NOMINATION: The Compass Leadership Awards are The Fremont Area Chamber’s highest recognition for outstanding leadership. Compass Awards acknowledge and celebrate individual achievement and leadership that has had a significant and positive impact on advancing the area as a vibrant, family focused business community. The Fremont Area Chamber is taking nominations for Female Leadership, Male Leadership and Youth Leadership awards. Please send nominations of leaders you know who foster a sense of community and continued motivation toward excellence. Compass Award Nomination Form Click Here


  • Annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet & Hall of Fame Gala
  • Legislative Forum
  • Northeast Nebraska Day at the Capitol
  • Chamber Motorcycle Rally
  • Topics at 12
  • Fremont Beer Fest
  • Chip in for the Chamber
  • Annual Excellence in Agriculture Awards Luncheon
  • Annual Leadership Banquet
  • Monday Marketeer
  • Chamber Coffees
  • Chamber Business After Hours
  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies
  • Business Education Tours