Apr 1, 2017 | Board Chair MessageEaster Baskets, Bunnies, Candy, Decorated Eggs, Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Blessings – April is upon us! Happy Easter – Happy Spring! May each of you be blessed this Easter Season! When I reflect on my blessings, many things come to mind. And when I reflect on the... read more
Mar 1, 2017 | Board Chair MessageDaylight Savings Time, Four Leaf Clovers, Leprechauns, Saint Patrick’s Day, Spring Begins – Seems as though we are in the month of March! One of the values of being a Chamber Member is the Value of Interaction and Networking. People want to do business with people... read more
Feb 1, 2017 | Board Chair MessageAs we enter February, we will celebrate Valentine’s Day and honor our Presidents. In addition to this, we can attend the 23rd Annual Center Ball on February 4th at Four Rivers Cultural Center. Social Hour begins at 8:00 pm with dancing beginning at 9:00 pm. The theme... read more
Jan 1, 2017 | Board Chair MessageHappy New Year Chamber Members! It is amazing to me how quickly 2016 came and is gone – and how quickly we are welcoming 2017. I must say, I am looking forward to the start of a New Year! It makes me think of New Year’s Resolutions. As an individual, making and... read more
Dec 1, 2016 | Board Chair MessageCUSTOMER APPRECIATION Now that the holiday shopping time is upon us, it’s time to plan for excellent customer service. The mad rush of preparing for the holidays can often interfere with quality service at any level. I have selected a few ideas and thoughts on... read more
Nov 1, 2016 | Board Chair MessageIf you have read some of my articles in the newsletter this year you will notice I LOVE lists. I can trace this back to my college days and term papers. I enjoyed one professor who shared his “30 Important Points” during the term. At the end of each term, if you had... read more
Oct 1, 2016 | Board Chair MessageAutumn 2016 is upon us beginning September 21, 2016. I am enjoying retirement this year. I daily celebrate the pace of my life and am looking forward to the holidays on the way. I hate to rub it in but I guess this attitude is revealing something about me….I love a... read more
Sep 1, 2016 | Board Chair MessageWHY BECOME A MEMBER OF A CHAMBER OF COMMERCE? Membership in the local Chamber of Commerce has various benefits for your business such as shown in the following research: “According to a 2012 study conducted by the Schapiro Group, 49% of consumers were more likely to... read more
Aug 1, 2016 | Board Chair MessageI am going to focus on the topic of “Making Time for Your Employees”. The work week seems to stretch before me on Monday morning and then before I can blink it’s Friday and where did the week go. With all the demands of providing leadership, supervision, and “just... read more
Jul 1, 2016 | Board Chair MessageThe Ontario Area Chamber of Commerce new website has been improved and active for months now and I hope you have had a chance to take a look at it. John Breidenbach worked with Silver Signet Design and the Chamber Board to update and improve the Chamber website. I... read more
1may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmArea Chamber Forum LuncheonMaggie Wood, Citizens on Patrol Update and the Reality of Public Safety12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 1249 Tapadera Ave. Ontario, OR 97914Clarion InnEvent Type :Chamber Events
8may12:00 pm- 1:00 pmArea Chamber Forum LuncheonSenator Abby Lee and Representative Ryan Kerby, Idaho Legislative Session Report12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 1249 Tapadera Ave. Ontario, OR 97914Clarion InnEvent Type :Chamber Events
We finally got a sign up on our building!!! Now it should be easier to find us!
Our one year anniversary is quickly approaching and to celebrate, we've lined up some exciting specials and events!Wednesday, May 31 - We're bringing back our delicious, slow-smoked, pulled pork st...