• Small Business Support

    Chambers of Commerce are well known for bringing professionals together. The chamber convenes businesses, connections happen, and partnerships are made. Partnerships are crucial in starting, and supporting, small business in our community, and often, those partnerships happen behind the scenes. In Springfield, our small business community is connected in a web of support that leads to success and our chamber ...
  • Small Business, Uniquely Ours

    Small business owners and their employees are not simply invested in our community, they are our community. The health of our community at large is inextricably tied to the health of our small businesses. For those in the Chamber community we know this to be true because we see this play out every day.  The supporting data is certainly impressive ...
  • Inside This Issue: Small Business Support

    In this edition of the The Bottom Line, the second in its new online format, we are presenting the Small Business Support Issue, with a roundup of great articles, programs, events, and updates. In celebration of National Small Business Week 2019 (May 5th – 11th), we feature small business – entrepreneurs, job creators, and innovators who by their talents and vision sustain ...
  • Exploring the State of Business

    The business landscape is a tangle of challenge, risk, roadblocks…and opportunity. Navigating it is not easy. Many business leaders do not fully understand what they’re up against, nor do they possess the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully make their way through it. For the past several years the US economy has been booming with historically low unemployment and growing ...
  • SBA Announces National Small Business Week

    This release was initially published on March 12, 2019. We are republishing it advance of Small Business Week. WASHINGTON – Today, the head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, Administrator Linda McMahonannounced that this year’s National Small Business Week will be held from May 5-11, 2019. Administrator McMahon will start the week in Washington, D.C., where she will recognize and award outstanding small ...
  • Lane SBDC: Proud to Serve Our Community and Grow Our Local Economy

    For more than 30 years, Lane Community College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has helped local entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses. In 2018 alone, Lane SBDC provided more than 1,100 hours of free business advising, and more than 1,200 hours of instruction. The Lane SBDC team includes 8 advisors and instructors with more than 200 years of business experience ...

Chamber News

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May

Welcome New Member: Time Travelers Antique Mall

Time Travelers of Oregon Antique Mall and Estate Sales closed its doors at 2020 Main Street in Springfield on April 30th and ...