There’s no better feeling than being part of a group. If you’ve been looking for the perfect professional organization for career networking or continuing education, or just a fun social group to meet new people and get out in the community, the Capital Region has your connection.

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Professional Organizations

American Advertising Federation


Association for Talent Development – BR Chapter


Association for Fundraising Professionals


Association of Information Technology Professionals


Baton Rouge Association of Health Underwriters


Baton Rouge Bar Association


Financial Planing Association of Baton Rouge


GBR Association of Realtors


GBR Soceity for Human Resource Management

International Game Developers Association of BR


Louisiana Association of Broadcasters


Louisiana Bankers Association


Louisiana Engineering Society


Project Management Institute – BR


Public Relations Association of Louisiana


Sales & Marketing Executives


SCORE (Small Business Resources)


Society for Marketing Professional Services


Society of Louisiana CPAs

Business Development Groups & Chambers of Commerce

Ascension Chamber of Commerce


Ascension Economic Development Corporation


Baton Rouge Chamber


Better Business Bureau of S. Central Louisiana


Greater Pointe Coupee Chamber of Commerce


Iberville Parish Chamber of Commerce

Livingston Economic Development Council


Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce


Louisiana Association of Business & Industry


St. Francisville Chamber of Commerce


West Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce

Community or Social Groups

Baton Rouge Newcomers Club


Forum 35 (Young Professionals)


Global Virtual Women’s Community


Junior League of Baton Rouge (Women)

The Links Inc., Baton Rouge Chapter (Women of Color)


One Hundred Black Men of Baton Rouge


Women’s Council of Greater Baton Rouge

Please visit,, and to search for local chapters of these national organizations.

Special Interest and Outdoor Recreation Groups

Baton Rouge Bike Club


Baton Rouge Genealogical & Historical Society


Baton Rouge Epicurean Society


Baton Rouge Kennel Club


Baton Rouge Scrabble Club


Baton Rouge Soccer Club (Adults and Children)


Baton Rouge Uncorked (Wine Enthusiasts)


Brasseurs a la Maison (Home Beer Brewers)


Cajun Classic Chevy Car Club


Capital Area Animal Welfare Society


Capital Area CASA Association

Club South Runners

Companion Animal Alliance


Friends of the Animals Baton Rouge


Happy’s Running Club


Harley Owners’ Group


Louisiana Master Gardeners


Red Stick Area Kickball (Adults)


Red Stick Food Swap


Slow Food Baton Rouge


Varsity Sports Running Groups


Volunteers in Public Schools


YELP! Baton Rouge (animal welfare)

Visit the parks page for additional outdoor recreation options in the Capital Region.

Specialty Support Groups

ARC of Baton Rouge


Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention Center


Cancer Services of Baton Rouge


Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge


Deaf Focus

Families Helping Families of Baton Rouge


Grief Recovery Center of Baton Rouge


Movers and Shakers (Parkinson’s Support)


Sexual Trauma Awareness and Response

Please also visit to discover additional small groups in the Baton Rouge Area.