More than 430 businesses and organizations belong to the Chamber to receive benefits and support efforts to strengthen their businesses and the region. Increased membership allows the Chamber to offer additional programs and benefits, have a stronger voice in advocacy and be involved in more activities and initiatives. The Chamber welcomes The Gate House Shelter.
The Gate House was founded in 1997 to provide safe shelter to homeless families. It provides a secure environment to residents in Montour and Columbia Counties. The support and emergency services that are provided are a direct solution to families who are facing personal crises to include but are not limited to; abandonment, divorce, illness, accidents such as fire, flood, rent increases, or evictions.