Chamber President-CEO Kellie Goodman Shaffer currently serves as the Board Chair of the Pennsylvania Association of Chamber Professionals (PACP), a professional development organization supporting Chamber executives and the the Chamber industry, and in turn, supporting the business communities of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.m A Q&A with Kellie concerning the work of the PACP is featured [...]
Join us for a safe & socially-distant series of mixers offering opportunities to promote local businesses, make connections, and have some fun...all via ZOOM...The five-mixer series (Thursdays at 5:30 p.m.) will feature local “celebrities” performing karaoke incognito, with clues for you to guess their identity! (Singer Reveals Each Week!) AND... In support of local restaurant [...]
Chamber Launches Weekly Networking Walks March 4th The Bedford County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a new networking opportunity for the business community of the Bedford County region: Networking Walks are being planned for Thursdays at noon, beginning March 4th. “With the ongoing gathering restrictions due to COVID-19, we still don’t know when [...]
The Vibe is a segment produced by the Bedford County Chamber of Commerce, celebrating and supporting the businesses and communities of the Bedford County region. Look for the Vibe Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays on the Chamber website, Facebook page and Youtube Channel. Enjoy our Youtube playlist. Click on the menu in the top right-hand corner [...]
The Chamber is pleased to announce our first annual Indoor Golf Tournament: the Cabin Fever Classic, presented by Burchfield Agency-Allstate Insurance. The event, scheduled for Friday and Saturday March 5th and 6th showcases the new state-of-the-art golf simulators at Down River Golf Club. Three teams per session will play a full 18 holes indoors. Tee [...]
Join us for a new, socially distanced shopping experience: COUCH SHOPPING! A wonderful chance to support shopping local from the safety, comfort an convenience of your couch (or your dining room table, desk, favorite chair, etc....) Register (free) to receive the zoom link to our 2nd private shopping session with four local businesses: Bits of [...]
The Pennsylvania Department of Health will post updates regarding COVID-19 vaccine distribution as they become available. Currently, Bedford County is under stage 1a, including health care workers and first responders, among others. According to the DOH, Bedford County vaccine distribution sites include: UPMC Bedford, Fisher's Pharmacy (Bedford), Hyndman Family Health Center (Bedford), New Paris Rural [...]
The Chamber is pleased to share our holiday greeting with you from our Board and team!
PA Representatives Carl Metzgar and Jesse Topper spoke with the business community about Governor Wolf's latest COVID-19 mitigation orders, including closing restaurants to in-person dining and closing gyms and health clubs.
Gov. Wolf, Sec. of Health Announce New Protective Mitigation Efforts to Put Pennsylvania on Pause through Early January NEWS RELEASE - December 10, 2020 Quick Links: Press Release Public Health Public Safety Gov. Wolf Limited-Time Mitigation Order Sec. Levine Limited-Time Mitigation Order As COVID-19 cases continue to rise, Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of [...]