The Foundation of the Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce
focuses on preparing students in grades K-12 for workplace success by offering programs that link students with local businesses. Educational goals extend to adults as well with continuing education programs such as Leadership Central Penn and Educator in the Workplace.
Downtown Bloomsburg, Inc.
The Chamber, with the support of the Town of Bloomsburg, created this non-profit organization to focus on economic revitalization in Bloomsburg’s central business district. The group is following the National Historic Trust’s comprehensive “4 Point Approach” of organization, design, economic restructuring, and promotion.
Leadership Central Penn
is a community leadership development program for Columbia and Montour counties with a mission to identify, educate, and involve a diverse group of individuals for community leadership.
The Columbia Alliance for Economic Growth provides economic program assistance to area businesses while working to develop and attract new businesses. This non-profit organization provides financial assistance to qualifying companies and promotes the economic growth of the community. Members of the Chamber are automatically members of the Alliance.
The Wilkes University
and Bucknell University
Small Business Development Centers offer free, confidential consulting with writing a business plan, marketing, managing business growth, and more.