For the past 20 years, DeSoto Parish Chamber of Commerce has been one of Northwest Louisiana Technical College's (NWLTC) longest and most esteemed partners.
In 1996, DeSoto Parish Chamber of Commerce created an annual scholarship fund to increase opportunities for DeSoto students to have access to higher education. To date, NWLTC has received over $10,000 in scholarship funds.
The DeSoto Parish Chamber is a non-profit organization that operates on membership investments and dollars generated from business-related programs. The Chamber represents over 200 businesses and individuals interested in improving the community. Their platform promotes and advances the civic, commercial, educational, industrial, agricultural and professional interests of the Parish of DeSoto and the State of Louisiana.
As a result of NWLTC's connection with the chamber, there is a strong partnership between the businesses and industries that help promote the general welfare and prosperity for the Parish of DeSoto. It also encourages everyone to choose DeSoto Parish and Northwest Louisiana.