We initiate, inspire and accelerate the kind of change that propels our members to success and our community to prominence. This mission is accomplished through our three areas of focus: Chamber of Commerce, Strategic Initiatives, and Transformational Change.
Welcome to the Carl Chavis Memorial Branch YMCA. Like the National Y, our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. The Carl Chavis Memorial Branch YMCA is named for the first African-American from High Point who lost his life in battle during World War II. The Carl Chavis YMCA is committed to providing the highest quality fitness programs available. We offer state-of-the-art equipment and a comprehensive approach to improving and maintaining your physical well-being. We offer a full range of activities and programs designed to meet you at every level!
The City of High Point, located in the Piedmont Triad region of NC, has corporate city limits encompassing more than 115,526 residents in 51.45 square miles with parts of the city being in four counties – Guilford, Forsyth, Davidson, and Randolph.
Congdon Yards is a place rooted in our city’s proud history and built for the people who will blaze our future. A place for innovators to connect and collaborate. For leaders to inspire and educate. For friends and neighbors to gather, play and celebrate… in their own unique way. A place that will foster fresh possibilities every single day.
Members of the North Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association (NCRLA), The NC Dept. of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS), NC State University, and Visit NC have partnered to create the Count on Me NC Campaign; a mutual pledge and public health initiative that empowers guests and businesses to help keep everyone safe and protected. Through complimentary online courses, businesses will learn how to reopen safely, using best practices and procedures to ensure staff and customers feel confident about their safety.
The High Point Economic Development Corporation is a city department that works with office, industrial, and retail clients. The High Point EDC works closely together with the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce as members of the Guilford County Economic Development Alliance, which is a collaborative effort along with Guilford County, the City of High Point, and the City of Greensboro. Their mission is to retain existing business and industry in the City of High Point, assist local companies in expanding, attract new businesses to locate in High Point, and encourage the creation of head-of-household jobs in the High Point / Greensboro / Winston-Salem region.