Bellingham Regional Chamber of Commerce News

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Larry the Cable Guy Coming to NWWA FAir in August

Larry the Cable Guy, one of the country’s top stand-up comedians, will perform Thursday, Aug. 15 as part of the Bank of the Pacific Grandstand Entertainment Series at the Northwest Washington Fair in Lynden.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: D.O.E. Awards WCC Grants to Support Many Long-Term Goals

The United States Department of Education (DOE) has awarded Whatcom Community College two grants that total more than $2 million.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Thomas and Martina Horn Foundation Establishes $350,000 Permanent Endowment at BTC Foundation

The Bellingham Technical College (BTC) Foundation recently received a $350,000 contribution from the Thomas and Martina Horn Foundation that will support student scholarships.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Whatcom Land Title’s Ronhaar earns prestigious designations

Bill Ronhaar, president and chief underwriting officer of Whatcom Land Title Company, recently became one of fewer than 100 people nationwide to earn a prestigious industry designation: Ronhaar was named a National Title Professional by the American Land Title Association.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Blue Skies Awards Drivers Education Scholarships

Blue Skies for Children is proud to announce it has awarded four Fall 2018 Driver’s Education Scholarships to teens who are ages 15 to 17, who are homeless, low-income or in foster care.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Farmers' Market Remains Open through December 22nd

We’re Not Done Yet! Bellingham Farmers Market Goes Through Dec. 22nd - Fresh, Local, Festive!

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Social Security Benefits to Increase

Each year the Social Security Administration announces the annual cost-of-living adjustment (COLA).

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Experience the Wonders of Scotland in 2019

Information sessions for two-week trip to be held Nov. 29 and Jan. 26 Experience a land of magical scenery, ancient castles, mystical legends, and folklore during a two-week trip to Scotland, hosted by Whatcom Community College’s Community & Continuing Education program.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Local Tough Enough to Wear Pink donates $50,000 to cancer patient care

Tough Enough to Wear Pink, a committee of the Lynden PRCA Rodeo, recently donated $50,000 towards patient care to Bellingham’s PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Whatcom Women in Business Announce 2018 Professional Woman of the Year!

We are thrilled to announce that Ariana Lee, co-founder of Bija Chocolates is our 2018 Professional Woman of the Year!

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Zorganics Institute Beauty and Wellness opens in Bellingham

Zorganics Institute Beauty and Wellness, a Bellingham school for anyone seeking to start or advance careers as cosmotologists, estheticians and nail technicians, recently opened in Bakerview Square at 410 W. Bakerview Road, No. 112.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Jingle Bell Run

Be part of the longest-running, holiday-themed 5K race series anywhere – and fight with us to conquer arthritis!

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Annual SSK Insurance turkey drive feeding hungry in Whatcom County

With 3,500 Whatcom County families receiving help from local food banks every week, the holidays aren’t a happy time for many.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Strong Bellingham Home Sales Pull Whatcom County Higher

A strong market for home sales in Bellingham led Whatcom County to another double-digit gain in prices in the third quarter, according to a local real-estate broker.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 6 month study underway for new YMCA location

The City of Bellingham and the Whatcom Family YMCA have begun a six-month study to determine the viability of a new partnership to expand the Arne Hanna Aquatic Center into a new community health and wellness center and headquarters for the YMCA.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Exciting Fall Volunteer Opportunity For YOU!

Do you enjoy spending time with kids from Kindergarten through high school and helping them learn new and valuable lessons that will greatly impact their futures?

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Snapper Shuler Kenner Insurance increases telecommuting emphasis

Snapper Shuler Kenner Insurance is shifting to a mobile workforce in Bellingham, a change that will make meetings more convenient for clients, eliminate commute time for employees and reduce the agency’s carbon footprint.

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