Clean Tech Business Class Scholarships Announced

March 27th, 2013

Are you a small business owner with a clean tech business?

Clean tech businesses provide their products or services AND reduce or eliminate negative environmental impact AND improve the productive and responsible use of natural resources.

Read more about the SBA’s Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge Grant – Save $1,000 or $1,300!  Clean Tech Scholarship SBM I and II March 2013

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Beaverton YEA! Young Entrepreneurs Academy Launches 2013

March 26th, 2013

Beaverton Supports young, local entrepreneurs & leaders…From Student to CEO.

The BACC is proud to be the first Chamber of Commerce in Oregon to launch YEA!

When the program launches in November of 2013 it will involve more than 70+ businesses, mentoring, guest speaking, providing host tours & field trips and   financial support.

Our partners include the Beaverton School District & Portland Community College.

If you would like to be a part of this ground breaking program, Contact evelyn@beaverton.org , YEA! Program Manager at 503-350-2004

Student Application process is now open:

YEA! 2013-2014 Beaverton Student Application

More YEA! information

Businesses learn how you can participate

Young Entrepreneurs Unite! BVT article

Beaverton YEA! on KGW News

YEA! 2013  Saunders Scholars Competition Videos

OregonLive

We are honored to have Oregonians Credit Union as our Presenting Sponsor.

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Vote YES! Local Option Levy #34-204

March 25th, 2013

Chamber votes unanimously to support the Beaverton School District’s Local Option Levy

Our Beaverton Schools are one of our strongest assets and most certainly make up our future workforce.  The Chamber voted on March 19th to unanimously support the local option levy for May 21st. We cannot afford to wait and hope the legislature does what is right and fixes school funding. 2013 Local Option Levy Information

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Rooftop Hullabaloo is Taking OFF!

March 19th, 2013

Celebrating Business in Beaverton & it’s Future – August 9th

The Beaverton Area Chamber of Commerce has a big birthday this year – 60 years! The City of Beaverton is 120 years old in 2013. This commands a celebration! One that has never been seen before. One that will never be seen again.

Our Premier sponsor SKB (Celebrating 25 years!)  is working closely with us to ensure a fabulous evening of first-class celebrating on the Rooftop of The Beaverton Round Parking  Garage.

We welcome aboard Lanphere Enterprises and SKANSKA USA as two of our three Partnering Sponsors – there is only 1 left!

Also welcome to our Anniversary Sponsors – Madden Industrial Craftsmen and Ava Roasteria!

Does your business want to join and honor their birthday anniversary? RooftopSponsorshipSheet  Please contact Lorraine at 503-350-2006 if you are interested in learning more.

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Golf Scramble 2013 Sponsorship! What's On Your Bucket List?

March 18th, 2013

Please Click the link for further sponship information…

2013 Golf Sponsorship Flyer! What’s On Your Bucket List?

Check out our theme hole ideas, we are going to have a ton of fun this year.

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City to Host Sustainability Forums...

March 13th, 2013

Why does this matter to business?

How Beaverton develops over time is an important issue for local businesses and their growth. Come learn about global, national, regional, and local sustainability issues and provide the private sector’s perspective within the plan.

Sustainability for businesses can mean:

  • Operational cost savings
  • Operational cost stabilization
  • Increased attractiveness for government grants and incentives
  • Attraction of  ethical investors
  • Recruiting of new customers
  • Retention of employees with similar values
  • The creation of new products, goods, and services that meet emerging customer demands

Sustainability Forums Article for Chamber

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Billy and Betsey Beaverton Shop at Big Frog

March 7th, 2013

Billy and Betsey Beaverton, the BACC mascots, believe in shopping local, and want to share with you all the amazing stores and businesses that are right here in Beaverton! Camera in hand the two will take you along, as they shop local businesses in Beaverton!

This week, Billy and Betsey Beaverton shopped Big Frog Custom T-Shirts and More!

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More Rock Creek Corner News...Giving Away Catered Lunch Each Month This Year

March 5th, 2013

Please Visit Rock Creek Corner for more info…They keep it fresh, sustainable and local!

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Enjoy Live Music @ Rock Creek Corner

March 5th, 2013

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Three-Part Seminar Series - Conflict Management with Tsipora Dimant of the Dispute Resolution Center (DRC)

March 4th, 2013

For more information click here: Beaverton Chamber of Commerce Three-Part Seminar Series on Conflict Management

Starting April 4th, the Beaverton Chamber of Commerce together with the Beaverton DRC (Dispute Resolution Center) are offering a Three-Part seminar series on Conflict Management designed to help you learn constructive strategies for managing conflict effectively.

Where: Beaverton Chamber Conference room, 12665 SW Center St., Beaverton, Or 97005

April 4th, 6-9pm

Part 1: BRIDGING THE GENERATIONAL GAP

April 18th, 6-9pm

Part 2: BUILDING CONFLICT COMPETENCE

May 9th, 6-9pm

Part 3: TRANSFORMING CONFLICT

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