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United Way Flips Flapjacks in Boise Centre Plaza

Although the Chamber office doors open promptly at 8:00 a.m. every day, our offices were mostly empty this morning.

Congratulations to the Idaho Candy Company - 100+ Year Chamber Member!

Thank you, Idaho Candy Company for 100 years of membership and support to our organization and representing the entire Boise Valley community with your trademark candy!


Idaho Candy Company
412 S. 8th St., Boise, ID 83702
United States

Hero2Hired (H2H) Event Focuses on Hiring Veterans

Often, U.S. soldiers returning home from Iraq, Afghanistan, and other tours of duty struggle to find jobs. Veterans aren't always sure how to market the skills they acquired in the military as they apply for conventional jobs, although they have many unique skills that translate very well.

Idaho Botanical Garden Celebrates 30 Years!

The Idaho Botanical Garden is celebrating a big anniversary - 30 years! And to fête the occasion, they're offering a 50% discount on household memberships until August 31.


Idaho Botanical Gardens
2355 Old Penitentiary Rd., Boise, ID 83712
United States

Travel Advisory Board Discusses Boise Centre Expansion, Boulder-White Clouds Monument

The Chamber's Travel Industry Advisory Board meeting was hosted by the Boise Centre last week, where attendees listened to a couple of proposals on separate matters affecting the Boise Valley and surrounding areas. 

Georgia On Our Mind

The Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce and the Boise Airport recently announced their effort to secure a U.S. Department of Transportation grant for a nonstop flight to Atlanta. The grant is supported by carrier Delta Airlines and the local business community, who have pledged more than $265,000 in financial support to bolster the grant application.

Why Oregonians Love Idaho

The Chamber's affiliate, the Boise Valley Economic Partnership (BVEP),  just shared an article many Boiseans might be able to identify with. Whether they've relocated from the Beaver State or just have a favorite vacation spot  (the rocky coast, culturally hip epicenter Portland, or the charming, laidback mountain town of Bend are a few of ours), it's no secret that Idahoans love Oregon.

Say Cheese, Boise

Looking for the perfect photo of Boise to use for a desktop background? Blog post? Facebook cover photo? The Chamber's Flickr page is FULL of beautiful photos of the City of Trees at its finest, and there are NO restrictions on their usage!

NEW 2014-15 Boise Valley Spotlight

In case you haven't heard (or haven't had a chance to pick yours up from the Chamber), the newest edition of our annual Spotlight magazine and member directory has arrived. If you are already a member of the Chamber, your business received your complimentary copies courtesy of our Operation Thank You volunteers a couple of weeks ago.

Happy Friday!

Our membership representatives love to celebrate new members every Friday by "ringing the gong" for each company that joins the Chamber that week.


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