Ten Counties. One Upstate. Stronger Together
Our first five stops to Greenwood, Union, Laurens, Oconee, and Pickens Counties have been a great success so you do not want to miss this! It's a great opportunity to learn about our neighboring county, meet and interact with other community leaders, to spend the day getting to know the Upstate! .
A full day in Spartanburg will include stops at the North Spartanburg Sports Complex, Downtown Spartanburg including - The George & Chapman Cultural Center and the revitalized Northside Community. The group will also take a driving and walking tour through the Spartanburg Manufacturing cooridor and the Business Incubator at Spartanburg Community College Tiger River Campus. There will be several discussions around the growing economy throughout the county with presentations from elected officials, education, business and community leaders.
Space is limited. Secure your spot today!Register Here
Ten at the Top (TATT), through a funding commitment from Phil Hughes and Hughes Investments Inc., established the Hughes Investments Vibrancy Initiative: ELEVATE UPSTATE Grants (EU). The purpose of EU is to identify and provide initial funding support for community based programs that promote community and economic vibrancy in local areas across the Upstate. The initiative will award two grants annually with each being for up to $5,000.
Initial interest forms and the 2016 Grant Application are now available. Please Click Here for more information on eligibility, criteria, and to download the form.
In 2014, 800+ leaders from across the Upstate attended the Re-Checking Our Reality Regional Summit. Check out more about the 2014 Summit Here.
The 2016 Regional Summit will emphasize Creating a Leading Region and how as the Upstate looks to the future, the region will continue to be recognized as a leading place to live, learn, do business and raise a family. Keynote speaker: Geoff Colvin, Senior Editor-at-Large for Fortune Magazine.
Save the Date now for September 13, 2016 and check out, 2016 Summit Page for more details!
Growing the competitiveness of the Upstate in the global economy.Read more →
Encouraging future growth in appropriate locations by means that enhance livability in the Upstate.Read more →
Serving as reliable stewards of our natural environment and resources.Read more →
Embracing the importance and heritage of the Upstate’s urban areas and small towns.Read more →