Chamber and Community News

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Friday, June 15, 2018
CHAMBERSBURG, PA – The Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce will partner with over 20 local restaurants to offer patrons special cuisine, deals and daily prizes the week of ChambersFest from July 14 to 21.  The Second Annual ChambersFest Restaurant Week promises locals and visitors an opportunity to savor the best in Chambersburg dining all week long. Patrons who visit any of the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Community News and Information, Press Release
Friday, June 08, 2018
CHAMBERSBURG, PA – Chambersburg Area Development Corp. (CADC) reported its 2017 total net worth of $12.8 million to its members and community representatives today at its 58th Annual Meeting. ​CADC, a not-for-profit industrial development corporation, presented highlights from 2017, its strong financial position and its impact on the community during its luncheon at The Orchards Restaurant. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community News and Information, Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce, Chambersburg Area Development Corporation, Economic, Press Release
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
CHAMBERSBURG, PA – Nearly 1,000 students from various school districts in Franklin County learned about Chambersburg’s history from the frontier days to modern times while visiting the Chambersburg Heritage Center & Gift Shop over the past month.  On average, 75 students tour the Heritage Center daily. In late April, students from Greencastle-Antrim School District and Shady Grove Mennonite ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Friday, May 11, 2018
FRANKLIN COUNTY, PA – The Greater Chambersburg Chamber Foundation announced Eric Alleman as the 2017 Leadership Franklin County Alumni of the Year on Thursday.  A resident of Chambersburg, Alleman received this honor at the Leadership Franklin County (LFC) Community’s annual graduation services on May 10 at Waynesboro Country Club. He is a graduate of the LFC Community Class of 2011 and is known ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community News and Information, Greater Chambersburg Chamber Foundation, Press Release, Community, Education, Leadership Franklin County Programs
Wednesday, May 09, 2018
FRANKLIN COUNTY, PA – Sixty-six local travelers will venture to international destinations to explore Italian culture, sample fine wines and discover untamed countryside in Italy, Bermuda, Costa Rica and the Pacific Coast with the Chamber Travel Club. Local residents are invited to journey with the Travel Club on any of the next four trips planned through 2019. The group has residents from ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Monday, April 30, 2018
FRANKLIN COUNTY, PA – A group of 23 high school sophomores graduated from a year-long leadership training program on Sunday surrounded by friends and family at Wilson College.  The ninth class of Leadership Franklin County (LFC) Youth graduated with the tools to help them emerge as leaders in their schools, communities and personal lives. At the ceremony, the sophomores from eight schools in ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce
Thursday, April 26, 2018
FRANKLIN COUNTY, PA – Leadercast is the world’s largest one-day leadership conference and Leadership Franklin County will host a re-broadcast of the annual event on May 15 at Shippensburg University, sponsored by Summit Health.The theme of this year’s conference is, “Lead Yourself.” What does it look like to lead yourself? How can you intentionally develop your own leadership skills and style? ...read more
Categories: Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce, Press Release, Education, Chamber, Greater Chambersburg Chamber Foundation, Leadership Franklin County Programs
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
CHAMBERSBURG, PA – Chambersburg Civil War Seminars & Tours announced Stephen Recker as the third recipient of the Edwin C. Bearss Award during the Bearss Symposium: American Military History and Combat earlier this month. Given annually, the award, encourages the study of the American Civil War era by reimbursing Recker with up to $1,000 for scholarly research on his project: “O.T. Reilly’s ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
FRANKLIN COUNTY, PA – More than $1,000 in scholarships were awarded to teams of high school students at the 2nd Annual Franklin County High School Business Challenge on April 17 at the Franklin County Career and Technology Center.  Hosted by the Community Education Coalition (CEC), three groups of high school students presented their business plans in a “Shark Tank” style competition for the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Greater Chambersburg Chamber Foundation, Press Release, Chambersburg Area Development Corporation, Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce
Thursday, April 05, 2018
CHAMBERSBURG, PA – The Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce honored 10 of its members for their outstanding achievements in 2017 with more than 200 people in attendance at the Annual Awards Breakfast this morning, sponsored by M&T Bank.  “It’s truly an honor to recognize and thank our members for their exceptional contributions,” said Stephen Christian, president of the Chamber. “Not only ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Community News and Information, Press Release
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
CHAMBERSBURG, PA -- Chicken roulade, filet mignon, chocolate crumb truffle and more exquisite dishes paired with superior local wines; Chef Mike Kalathas has prepared an evening of delight for your taste buds on April 21 at The Orchards. ​Kalathas is the owner of The Orchards, a high-end restaurant at 1580 Orchard Dr. He is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America and has perfected the art ...read more
Categories: Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce, Press Release, Community, Chamber, Human Interest



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