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    Tuesday, February 19, 2019
    Chamber Awards Nominations Being Accepted By Polly Schneider                                 Small towns like ours are full of unique and committed individuals and organizations.  We have outstanding business owners, educators, volunteers and organizations that use their extraordinary talents in ways that benefit the whole community.  They share these talents not only through their occupations, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles
    Thursday, January 17, 2019
    Chamber Leading Cheboygan into 2019 with a Solid Event Schedule By Polly Schneider   Happy New Year!  It’s hard to believe that the holidays are over, and we are now beginning a new year!  2019 is sure to be as fast paced and exciting for the chamber as 2018, with a solid calendar of events and programs.  2018 saw the introduction of a couple new programs and events, 2019 will continue this ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles
    Wednesday, December 19, 2018
    What an amazing year in Cheboygan Scott A Herceg, CAE At this time of year there are always a lot of articles about the year in review.  So, I thought I would take a minute and do our own year in review from the Cheboygan Area Chamber.  As I said at Good Morning Cheboygan this year, I took a moment the other day to just stop and say thank you.  This has been an amazing year in Cheboygan.  Here ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles
    Monday, December 10, 2018
    From the Historical Files, “What did the Chamber of Commerce Ever Do For Me?” Intro paragraph by Scott Herceg, Executive Director One of our Chamber Ambassadors was cleaning out some very old files in their office recently and they came across a copy of an article that had appeared in the Cheboygan Daily Tribune in 1939.  When they brought it to a recent Ambassador Team Meeting we found it very ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber Articles
    Monday, December 10, 2018
    Christmas Comes to Cheboygan!                As I look out the office window and reflect on all the activity Cheboygan has seen this past year, I can’t help but smile with the memories of great Chamber events like the Annual Awards Dinner and Waterways Festival, the buzz that was generated by articles that Crain’s Detroit Business published highlighting Cheboygan’s entrepreneurial spirit!  City ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber Articles, Human Interest
    Monday, December 10, 2018
    Cheboygan Bucks are a great way to have dollars stay local. So, do you have your Christmas shopping done yet?  Yeah, I don’t either.  At this time of year, and with only 20 more shopping days until Christmas it is easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the season and just order something quickly on line.  Sure it might seem easy, but is that really the message that you want to send?  ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles, Community
    Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    As Polly and I were discussing what we wanted to write about this week we ran into a little indecision.  We had several topics that we wanted to write on but we didn’t think that any of them by themselves were enough to be a full article.  So, I thought maybe we could splice them all together and make (in honor of Halloween) a “Franken-article.”  But then we thought that that title might be a ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles, Community
    Friday, October 26, 2018
    Cheboygan Loves Entrepreneurs and Invest Cheboygan is back for 2018 At least twenty six new businesses have started in the Cheboygan Area in roughly the last two years.  That’s an average of a little more than one new business per month since 2016.  That’s awesome!  When you add those twenty six new businesses to already established businesses, some of which were started several generations ago ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles
    Friday, October 26, 2018
    Informative Community Event to be Held at Opera House By Polly Schneider                  As usual, we are busy behind the scenes at the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce getting ready for several upcoming events. The annual Michigan Cranberry Co. tours, The Parade of Lights which will be held on Saturday December 1st, and promoting business in Cheboygan.  This fall is a bit busier than normal ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles
    Friday, October 26, 2018
    What is The Chamber of Commerce?  At the heart of our local economy and the backbone of virtually every great community you’ll find a chamber of commerce celebrating and promoting the diversity and uniqueness of their community.  Chambers of Commerce help form the fabric of America.  Their efforts result in business attraction, job creation, improved education, beautification and more.  Despite ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles
    Friday, October 26, 2018
    Ambassador.  am-bas-sa-dor.  (noun)  *a person who acts as a representative or promoter of a specified activity.  By definition, the word  ambassador describes a dedicated person, who champions a cause or specific activity.  Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors do this and so very much more.                At any given time, there is a group of our Chamber Ambassadors working behind the scenes to ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles
    Friday, October 26, 2018
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   October 23, 2018                                                               For more information contact:  Bob Thomas, 517-371-7639                          CHEBOYGAN AREA CHAMBER RECOGNIZED ASOUTSTANDING CHAMBER IN MICHIGAN  LANSING, MI– The Michigan Association of Chamber Professionals (MACP) recognized the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce with the 2018 ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles
    Tuesday, August 28, 2018
    Member Perspective by: Emily Clare,(Chebogyan Area Chamber of Commerce Board Member &  owner of Purple Tree Books in downtown Cheboygan) Membership is up, finances are balanced, events are successful, news articles and newsletters keep everyone informed, volunteers are engaged – Wow! Not all non-profit agencies can say that! As a member of the board of directors for the Cheboygan Area Chamber of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles
    Saturday, August 18, 2018
    Observations of a Chamber of Commerce Intern By Solomon Kronberg   As a recent graduate of Cheboygan Area High School my search for a meaningful career has only just begun. Like many students, I found entry level employment in the food and service industries, and like most I found these jobs to be simply tolerable sources of income. However, I have also had the unique opportunity to intern at ...read more
    Categories: Chamber Articles
    Tuesday, July 31, 2018
    Non Profit Administration 101 Class is coming to Cheboygan            By Chamber Staff Running a Non-Profit Organization in our modern economy and changing generational culture can be difficult.  All non-profits have noble beginnings.  They were originally formed to help a group of people or to advocate for a cause, or to bring people together for a greater purpose.  They all have had successful ...read more
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