LCRCC Program Update: TIPS

Training Interns and Partnering for Success (TIPS), the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce’s high school internship program, seeks to implement workforce development programming at the high school level. TIPS is a high school course that teaches students how to construct resumes, write cover letters, prepare for interviews, and develop other professional soft skills. Halfway through the semester, students leave the classroom to complete a 20 to 40 hour internship at a local organization or business. At the end of the semester, students have the Continue Reading

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Discounted Bolton Valley Ski Passes NOW AVAILABLE

Hey Chamber members……discounted Bolton Valley ski passes are NOW AVAILABLE. All passes are available only to LCRCC member business employees and their immediate families. Member pricing: Ski Bum All Access Pass (18-25) $169 Adult All Access Pass (26-64) $499 Youth with parent’s pass (7-17) $109 Youth without parent’s pass (7-17) $175 Senior (65-74) $219 Child (6 and under) $29 Learn more here or contact nicole@vermont.org for link + promo code. Deadline: 04-03-2018 – discounted passes through the Chamber will be available after 04-03-2018 but the Continue Reading

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LCRCC Presents: Member Savings & Perks

Businesses become members of the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce because they take pride in contributing to their community. However, did you know that joining the Chamber is also a great business move because as a member business, you receive increased promotion of your business and each of your employees can take advantage of the many member savings and perks we offer? Below is a quick overview of the savings and perks you receive with your membership. Overview of Member Benefits/Discounts:   Delta Dental Continue Reading

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LCRCC Presents: Business After Hours Networking Events

The Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce believes a strong business network is paramount to success in our local business community. Our mission is to connect over 1,500 businesses and 50,000 employees through our series of networking events. Whether partnering with us to sponsor or host an event, or simply joining as a member, we want you to feel part of a dynamic, opportunistic business community. We wish to provide exposure and the resources you need to succeed. Support your fellow business professionals, promote your Continue Reading

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Member Spotlight: JUMP

JUMP’s mission is to promote the physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being of people by providing spiritual care, direct assistance to meet basic needs, and advocacy. Joint Urban Ministry Project was founded in 1988 and is an interfaith organization supported by 27 area congregations. Service decisions at JUMP are made without regard to race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, age, marital or domestic or civil union status, national orientation, sexual orientation, place of birth, citizenship, mental or physical ability. JUMP is a 501(c)(3) Continue Reading

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Top 5 Reasons to Join Us At Our Annual Holiday Party – The Merry Mixer

The Merry Mixer — our annual Keybank Holiday Party — is back by popular demand. The Merry Mixer is easily one of our most anticipated events and is our celebratory toast to the year. Celebrate with us at KeyBank on December 7th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Below are the top 5 reasons we want to see you there! 1. Expand Your Network –  Networking is the best way to make genuine connections with people.  Going to holiday parties allows you to make new connections and allows others Continue Reading

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Member Spotlight: United Way of Northwest Vermont

The United Way of Northwest Vermont is a local nonprofit on a mission to build a stronger community by working together. We unite our whole community to solve complex problems and harness the power of people to create a stronger Northwest Vermont. United Way isn’t just our name, it’s how we work. We unite people from all sectors to solve problems in our community. We believe that when we work together, we make all communities in our region stronger. The problems challenging us are complex; Continue Reading

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Member Spotlight: Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Member Spotlight: Vermont Symphony Orchestra If you joined us for our 107th Annual Dinner on Thursday, October 19, you might have noticed a trio of string musicians serenading the crowd with some bright and beautiful vibrations to kick off the Chamber’s biggest event of the year. The Vermont Symphony Orchestra, a state-assisted non-profit institution founded in 1935, graciously sent three of their most talented players to set the tone for the Cocktail Reception portion of the evening. The VSO exists for the purpose of fostering and Continue Reading

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Get Your Business Ready for Small Business Saturday

As an organization that serves local business owners, the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce is proud to support Small Business Saturday this November 25. Small Business Saturday® was founded by American Express in 2010 to help strengthen local economies. Today, it’s a holiday shopping tradition celebrating a greater nationwide movement dedicated to uniting communities and supporting all kinds of small businesses, from the corner store to your favorite diner – because it’s unique small businesses like yours that help local communities stay vibrant. Participating Continue Reading

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Member Spotlight: MVP Health Care

MVP Health Care gears up to offer Vermonters the power of choice when it comes to health insurance For 23 years, MVP Health Care has provided high-quality health insurance coverage to Vermonters. With Vermont’s annual enrollment period coming up (November 1 – December 15, 2017 for January 1, 2018 coverage), the regional not-for-profit insurer, which serves members out of its Williston office, is making health insurance more supportive, more convenient, and more personal. “Now’s the time to think about your health insurance needs for next Continue Reading

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