Entries by Fred Gaffney

Penn State Partnership Helps Transform U.S. Army Leaders

From Penn State World Campus Note: Employees of all Columbia Montour Chamber members, their spouses and dependents are eligible for a 5% discount on tuition through the PSU World Campus.  A partnership between Penn State and the U.S. Army has been helping to transform the way the military branch teaches its soldiers to be leaders since 2015. […]

PA Chamber Recognizes October as Local Chamber of Commerce Month

From PA Chamber of Business & Industry The Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry is proud to join Gov. Tom Wolf in recognizing October 2019 as “Local Chamber of Commerce Month” in the Commonwealth.  “Local chambers are the lifeblood of Pennsylvania’s cities and towns,” said PA Chamber President and CEO Gene Barr.  “The PA Chamber […]

Member News – October 9, 2019

Wild For Salmon will hold a fall tasting event on Saturday, Oct. 12, at its store at 521 Montour Blvd. (Rt. 11), Bloomsburg, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Come out and taste some samples of sockeye salmon tortilla soup, keta salmon power bites, holiday shrimp dip, and 7-layer salmon dip.   DRIVE will host […]

Pennsylvania Has a Looming Retirement Crisis

From PA Treasury Read entire PA Treasury Notes (includes informational graphics) A changing twenty-first century economic landscape along with the generational shift away from pensions or “defined benefit” plans to 401(k)s or “defined contribution” plans–or no plan at all–has left too many Pennsylvanians behind. In this issue of Treasury Notes, we will present some underlying […]

Welcome Back SERVPRO of Columbia, Montour & Sullivan Counties

More than 400 businesses and organizations belong to the Chamber to receive benefits and support efforts to strengthen their businesses and our region. Increased membership allows us to offer additional programs and benefits, have a stronger voice in advocacy and be involved in more activities and initiatives in our communities. The Chamber welcomes its newest […]