Bonita Chamber Foundation

The Chamber's philanthropic arm supports and assists in community and professional development.

Professional Development

Impact SWFL Logo

Impact SWFL is an innovative program for emerging leaders to fast-track their community awareness, civic engagement and develop a personal leadership style.

Program Length: Six months
Program Fee: $900

Leadership Bonita Logo

Leadership Bonita is a signature professional development program offering hands-on, behind-the-scenes curriculum on all aspects of our community.

Program Length: Nine months
Program Fee: $2,100

Scholarship Funds

Since 1991 the Bonita Chamber Foundation has donated more than $115,000 in scholarships to local students.

Ralph A. Richardson Scholarship Fund

Two $2,900 scholarships are facilitated annually by the Community Foundation of Southwest Florida for which the application process closes in March.

Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund

One $800 scholarship is facilitated by the Florida Gulf Coast University Foundation. The scholarship cycle opens November 15 and closes March 1.