Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Butte Chamber Regular July Business Meeting Postponed

The regular July business meeting of the Butte County Chamber of Commerce is postponed until Wednesday July 15th.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

SBA Build Your Business Workshops

Boise District Office
Below are workshops offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Boise District Office and our resource partners.  For additional information call (208) 334-9004 x342 or email BDOEventReg@sba.gov.  Registration links for individual events are included below. All events can be found online at www.sba.gov/events.  Boise District Office events can also be found at SBABoise.eventbrite.com

Monday, June 29, 2015

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available to Idaho Small Businesses

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Small, nonfarm businesses in eight Idaho counties and neighboring county in Montana are now eligible to apply for low‑interest federal disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). These loans offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused by the drought in the following primary county that began April 28, 2015, announced Director Tanya N. Garfield of SBA’s Disaster Field Operations Center - West.
Primary Idaho county:  Jefferson;
Neighboring Idaho counties:  Bingham, Bonneville, Butte, Clark, Fremont, Lemhi and Madison;
Neighboring Montana county:  Beaverhead.

Friday, June 26, 2015

Valley Community Center Officially Opens with Ribbon Cutting

Front Row (kneeling): Gaven Knighton, Barb Bode, Terry LaBounty, Nadean Brinton Back Row: Ron Lechelt (CHC Foundation Board Member), Arlene Pearson, Millie Zediker, Cleve Hymas, Ron Pearson, Merlin Waddoups, Clyde Hymas, Hamm Brinton, Lin Pearson (Mayor, City of Moore)

The Valley Community Center, constructed by the Moore Community Association, held an open house and community auction on  Saturday June 6th.  The community center is open for business and has very reasonable rates for the use of their "great room" and the "board room".

Janet Thornock Retires from Chamber

Janet Thornock, long time treasurer of the the Butte County Chamber of Commerce, retired from the East Idaho Credit Union, and resigned as treasurer of the Chamber to pursue a new chapter of her life in Oregon, Janet was a main stay of the Chamber and helped keep it alive in the "lean years".