Programs and Events

The Charleston Area Alliance offers programming and events that fit the needs of members and the community from networking and social events to professional development programs for young professionals and business leaders.

Up Next Charlie West

Up Next Charlie West is a program of the Charleston Area Alliance that gives young talent- professionals, creatives and workers of all trades- opportunities to connect, engage and make a difference in the Charleston, West Virginia area. 


The Charleston Area Alliance hosts two celebrations, both honoring the people and organizations doing great things in Charleston, WV and throughout the greater Charleston area.

Leadership Kanawha Valley

Charleston Area Alliance’s Leadership Kanawha Valley Program gives knowledge, experiences and connections to community leaders and business professionals. 

Networking & Professional Development

Events like Business After Hours and Elevations Luncheons give Alliance members and the community opportunities to discuss timely business topics and meet other professionals living and working in the Kanawha Valley.

Travel with the Alliance

Join the Alliance on yearly trips to new and exciting places!

2023 Croatia Trip

Travel Dates: October 21 – 29, 2023