• News for Chamber

    Tuesday, January 11, 2022
     BBB®        Photo Courtesy of Getty Images    In 2020, the number of small businesses in the United States reached 31.7 million, making up approximately 99.9% of all U.S. businesses. That is a remarkable number, and it means small businesses are facing more competition than ever. So, how can you stand out and attract new customers? By staying on top of the latest small ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Press Release
    Monday, January 10, 2022
    We are excited for our New Small Business Updates & Workshops    In the NewsCongress exploring more COVID relief for small businesses as omicron surges. Read more. New Tax Rule and Last Chance Business Grant Opportunities. Read more.Operating Your Business in Multiple States. What You Need to Know. Read More.White House Downplays Secret Service estimate of COVID ...read more
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    Friday, January 07, 2022
    PLEASE NOTE:  If your business/organization Co-Hosted or Sponsored a Concert in 2021, you will receive first right of refusal to sponsor a concert this year.  CLICK HERE to reserve your concert date.  The Deadline to Reserve Your Concert Date is Friday, January 28, 2022.  After that date, any available concerts will be reserved on a first come-first serve basis to Chamber Member ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Friday, December 31, 2021
    The Navarre Chamber Navigators Team is looking for up and coming leaders in our community for 2022.    We are looking for leaders, influencers and helping hands to make our community even better!   The Navigators assist in welcoming new businesses through ribbon cuttings, ground breaking ceremonies, grand openings and personal visits. This highly visible Team provides you an excellent ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
    Monday, December 13, 2021
    It’s a very special and exciting week at YOUR Navarre Chamber! Please make plans to join us for some of the happenings TODAY and this week at YOUR Navarre Chamber - including the Holiday Open House & Member Appreciation this Thursday, December 16 (5-7 pm) - Sponsored by: T-Mobile!  EVERYONE IS INVITED!  Please RSVP NOW to join the fun, food, prizes, holiday cheer & MORE!   More info on each ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Friday, December 03, 2021
    Friday, December 3, 2021            MEMBER LOGIN| EVENTS CALENDAR|ADVERTISE WITH US              Volunteers Are Welcome. Just look for the RED CHAMBER TENT & Join the Fun!              CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS & TO RSVP NOW                                   Special Thanks to:  Supporting Partner:Navarre Beach Yoga ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 23, 2021
    The info below was "SHARED" with our Chamber Members this morning via email. If you are a Chamber Member, and you did not receive the email - please let me know.If you are not currently a Chamber Member, now is a GREAT time to join!  If you join between now and Friday, December 10th, 2021 - your business/organization will be included in the 2022 Navarre Community Guide and Business Directory ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Thursday, November 18, 2021
    Today, Governor Ron DeSantis continued his unwavering support of Florida residents and businesses by signing several pieces of legislation designed to protect our workforce and power our economy forward. Throughout the pandemic, the Governor’s thoughtful, sensible approach has kept Florida open and able to welcome the visitors that are our livelihood. As a result, Florida visitation ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Thursday, November 11, 2021
      Top TakeawaysThe partisan reconciliation bill conceals its cost and its impacts on the economy.Inflation’s up 6.2%, and passing the reconciliation bill will only make it worse.Here are the facts on infrastructure: It’s 100% real physical infrastructure, and it won’t worsen inflation.On Veterans Day we honor and support those who have given so much for our country.Developments That MatterWe Have ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 02, 2021
    Small Business Saturday is a good thing. But this year–and all subsequent ones, if you ask us–let’s celebrate a season of small, a season of local. Why settle for just one day? If you ask a child about something they like, most of them will tell you two is better than one and three is even better than that. When it comes to shopping small, we have to concur. A whole season celebrating the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Friday, October 22, 2021
    Your Navarre Chamber implements a number of programs and initiatives that support our mission to promote civic and economic prosperity throughout our community.  Because Your Chamber is a not-for-profit organization with limited funds, Your Chamber does much of its work through the generosity of its members and business partners.  We rely on your support to execute our Program of Work.  The ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Thursday, October 21, 2021
     TOP TAKEAWAYSA Boston store making wine more accessible to everyone is the 2021 'Dream Big' Small Business of the Year.Inflation is outpacing wage growth, eroding Americans' purchasing power.The U.S., along with 30 countries and the European Union, launched an initiative to counter ransomware attacks.The FDA authorized COVID-19 boosters for more Americans.DEVELOPMENTS THAT MATTERBoston Wine Store ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber
    Wednesday, October 20, 2021
    Today Is “Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day”! As a Catalyst, Convener & Champion for the Navarre area, we strive to support local businesses and our community.  As a valued Chamber member, we hope you’ll join us in celebrating our organization today (October 20th) and throughout the rest of October!  Here are some ways you can show your support for The Navarre Chamber: “SHARE” this ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, October 20, 2021
    Just a reminder that all Nonprofits, Public Agencies & Organizations in Escambia & Santa Rosa Counties are invited to an Overview of the United Way of West Florida's VISTA CAP PROGRAM. The Overview will be presented via Zoom by Tricia Woodard, the VISTA Manager for United Way of West Florida.Please make plans to join us to learn more about how the Vista CAP Program:How the Vista CAP Program ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
    Monday, October 18, 2021
    CLICK HERE FOR THE OCTOBER 15, 2021 ISSUE OF THE CHAMBER CONNECTION
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    Monday, October 18, 2021
    NEW BLOG POST - Local Businesses Take on the Supply Chain Crisis
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    Monday, October 04, 2021
     Find Us at One of Our Outreach Locations! Business with Brea Every Thursday @ Chipola College Florida SBDC at UWF business consultant, Brea Webb, will be at the Chipola College outreach location every Thursday from 9:30am-3:00pm. She is available for no-cost consulting with no appointment necessary! Building Z Room 216bwebb@uwf.edu850-407-0681 A Change in New Hire Reporting"Beginning October 1, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
    Friday, October 01, 2021
    The following message was sent to all Active Members of The Navarre Chamber:If for some reason you did not receive an email, please CLICK HERE to make sure your membership is activated.I am so excited to tell you about a few of the fantastic things we have in store for you as a Navarre Chamber Member, but first, I want to discuss who we are as a Chamber and what that means. YOUR Chamber is a 501c6 ...read more
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    Friday, October 01, 2021
    Please join the Florida Chamber of Commerce, the Bay County Chamber of Commerce, the Crestview Area Chamber of Commerce, the Destin Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce, the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, the Panama City Beach Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce, the Walton Area ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic
    Friday, October 01, 2021
    The Chamber Connection - Friday, October 1, 2021
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    Tuesday, September 28, 2021
    Leadership Santa Rosa Alumni is now accepting applications for the 2021 R.I.S.E. Grant.RISE APPLICATION ANNOUNCEMENTRISE SANTA ROSA LEADERSHIP ALUMNI GRANT
    Categories: Press Release, Community, Chamber
    Monday, September 13, 2021
    Recently, President Joe Biden announced his "Path Out of the Pandemic" plan to combat the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The three provisions that have the biggest impact to the business community are:   Requiring employers with more than 100 employees to require vaccination or weekly testingRequiring employers with more than 100 employees to provide paid time off for employees to get vaccinated ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, September 09, 2021
    Please REGISTER NOW to “ZOOM IN” at Noon this Friday, September 10th and be prepared to promote your business/organization! CHAMBER 101 is complimentary and open to all:New MembersNew RepsExisting and Prospective MembersAnd, Anyone Who Wants to Learn More About the Benefits of Being a Navarre Chamber Member - So INVITE Someone to Join You this Friday, September 10 at NOON Via ZOOM!And, please mark ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, September 08, 2021
    WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration’s National Small Business Week Virtual Summit event schedule is set. This annual event, happening September 13-15, 2021, honors the nation’s 31 million small businesses for their perseverance, ingenuity, triumphs, and creativity. SBA Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman announced National Small Business Week in a news release last month. The ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 07, 2021
    REGISTRATION ENDS FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10th.   Did you know you are more likely to meet a person in an emotional or mental crisis than someone having a heart attack? Mental Health First Aid teaches and prepares you for how to help people in those situations who may be experiencing a mental health-related crisis or problem.   By training to be a certified Mental Health First Aider, you can ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
    Saturday, September 04, 2021
    It’s #MemberSeptember, and The Navarre Chamber is taking time to celebrate our members who help make the Navarre Community a great place to live, work and visit!   Meet Navarre Beach Yoga Studio!   NBYS offers group classes & private sessions. They also offer Beach Yoga at the Pier, along with Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga. Their team is made up of dedicated yoga instructors, and a passionate ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber
    Friday, April 17, 2020
    White House Logo Opening Up America Again President Trump has unveiled Guidelines for Opening Up America Again, a three-phased approach based on the advice of public health experts. These steps will help state and local officials when reopening their economies, getting people back to work, and continuing to protect American lives.CRITERIAPHASE ONEPHASE TWOPHASE THREEProposed Phased ...read more
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