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Mary Duke Biddle Foundation and the Jenny Lillian Semans Koortbojian Trust Join Forces to Fund Triangle Non-Profits During Harrowing Times

By: ChamberMarketing | January 8, 2021

Mary Duke Biddle Foundation and the Jenny Lillian Semans Koortbojian Trust Join Forces to Fund Triangle Non-Profits During Harrowing Times   Durham, NC — The Mary Duke Biddle Foundation (MDBF) and the Jenny Lillian Semans Koortbojian Trust (JLSKT) partnered to provide $50,000 to five organizations in the Triangle. These...

Hersey Pharmacy Helps Members Slash their Medication Costs

By: ChamberMarketing | January 1, 2021

Hersey Pharmacy Helps Members Slash their Medication Costs Durham, NC – Hersey Pharmacy has announced today a plan to offer their members access to affordable prescription medications with savings upwards of 87% off retail. These savings are made possible by the SlashRx program and will be offered to members...

Duke Energy provides $1 million in grants to support 40 organizations focused on social justice, racial equity in North Carolina

By: ChamberMarketing | November 17, 2020

  40 organizations receive grants to reduce disparate outcomes, support training, policy and criminal justice reform CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke Energy today announced the recipients of $1 million in grants through the Duke Energy Foundation to nonprofit organizations committed to social justice and racial equity in North Carolina. $25,000...

Rebuild My Town Triangle: Join the Support Local campaign

By: tmalory | October 30, 2020

Spectrum Reach is conducting a nationwide campaign to encourage consumers to support local this holiday season with a fun, virtual mosaic that visually unites the businesses in our communities and serves as an interactive directory that local consumers can explore. You and your business are invited to be a...

Cyreonix Offers Webinar Series on Cybersecurity Concerns

By: tmalory | July 6, 2020

The Durham Chamber has partnered with member Cyreonix to offer 5 week lunch-time webinar series, beginning on July 7, 2020. Each webinar begins at 12:00 p.m. This series is titled Business Security Technology in the New Normal:  Practices Practical for Protecting Your Business. Visit the links below to register...

Tips for Balancing Security and Productivity in Today’s Work-From-Home Environment

By: tmalory | June 1, 2020

Develop a Remote Work-From-Home Plan With the arrival of the global healthcare crisis, much of America’s workforce suddenly moved from the office to the home. Remote workplace has grown in popularity over the past few years; however, this overnight switch presents significant challenges, with a staggering number of people...

Durham-based social impact group ReCity Network unveils online platform

By: tmalory | May 11, 2020

The Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce and ReCity Network have launched a new phase of their partnership that aims to increase the impact of non-profit leaders by connecting them with thought leaders, innovators, and change-makers beyond the Triangle. Founded in 2016, ReCity Network is Durham’s hub for social impact....

Chamber Member Offers Help for Business Owners as You “Reset and Restart”

By: tmalory | May 7, 2020

During the last few weeks, chamber member and 8 time business owner Todd Chalfin, of Forward Traction, has been doing private 90 minute Reset/Restart sessions with a number of local business owners and their key leaders.  Through these sessions, Todd has helped owners and their teams to step back...

Tips on What You Can Do to Help Small Businesses

By: tmalory | March 27, 2020

SMALL BUSINESSES NEED CUSTOMERS! TIPS TO SUPPORT THE LOCAL ECONOMY   Stay Healthy, Wash Your Hands Often, and Follow the NC Department of Health & Human Services Guidelines. Follow the Social Media Channels for Small Businesses in your Community. Connect Virtually with Small Businesses for Products and Services. Comment...

The ABCs of Preparing to Work Remote During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By: tmalory | March 24, 2020

The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) creates enormous challenges for the employees of businesses and organizations of all types, sizes, and industries. The demand for social distancing will require many of us to adapt to working from home. Even those who already work from home will have to adjust to a...

Member Spotlight: U Dirty Dog

By: Raven Gibbs | December 4, 2019

We are the first and only complete selfwash dog spa in Durham NC! We are a small business that is locally owned and operated. We strive to provide an excellent experience for every pet parent as well as their fur-baby! We supply all of the necessary items and the...

Durham Chamber Helps Bring Online Insurance Powerhouse Headquarters Downtown to Occupy 555 Mangum Street

By: ChamberMarketing | November 18, 2019

Policygenius is set to occupy 555 Mangum in early 2020 The Durham Chamber played a key role in both working with Policygenius to open its second headquarters in Downtown Durham, and in the landmark development of 555 Mangum Street. The signing of the occupancy lease on October 31st between...

TOP TIPS TO GET READY FOR SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY®

By: ChamberMarketing | November 18, 2019

As an organization that serves local business—big and small, the Durham Chamber of Commerce is proud to join with American Express to support the 10th annual Small Business Saturday®, Nov 30th. Small Business Saturday was founded by American Express in 2010 to help strengthen local economies. It has since...

Durham Tech Early Childhood program adds new fast-track option

By: Raven Gibbs | November 12, 2019

PNC Foundation awards the college $17,500 to help provide stipends to students in the new pathway. (Durham, NC) – Students will now be able to earn their early childhood education associate’s degree in less time through a new fast-track pathway at Durham Technical Community College. While in the pilot...

Morgan Imports Marks 50 Years in Downtown Durham

By: tmalory | October 15, 2019

In an expression of thanks to the Durham Community and our loyal shoppers, the Morgan Imports Family invites you to join us for our 50th Anniversary Celebration, Saturday November 2 from 1:00 – 6:00 pm. Morgan Imports, Inc. has been a beloved Downtown Durham retail fixture since 1969. At...

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