Holiday Angels took flight!

A big thank you to all the Holiday Angels! Presents for 12 families were needed – 2 from each Elementary and Middle School. Over 25 individuals and businesses collaborated to ensure that every gift request was fulfilled! And Carol Van Valkenburgh, the Chamber Membership Associate, coordinated all the logistics. 30…

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Community Loan Fund in the news

Per the Albany Business Review: The Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region is getting $250,000 from the Albany Capital Resource Corp., a boost to its revolving loan fund that helps finance small businesses and community development projects..in the 11-county region. The Community Loan Fund is trying to beat a…

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Setting and Achieving Goals: Turning Wishes into Results!

Network with fellow business leaders. Learn with Lauren Valentine, respected speaker from the Sandler Institute. Share your thoughts and ideas. All are welcome. Sponsored by Women in Business, Guilderland Chamber of Commerce. Jan. 18th, 8:00 – 9:00AM, Atria Guilderland. Free as an introduction. Register here to be eligible for the door…

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Calling All Holiday Angels

Tick tock! Holiday Angels gifts need to be delivered to the Chamber offices by Friday, Dec. 16th so we can get them out to the schools the beginning of next week. A big thank you to the community for its generosity! It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in…

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Santa photo op 12/17

THE GRAND AT GUILDERLAND SLATES 12/17 BREAKFAST WITH SANTA:                     Free Community Event to Also Feature Photos with Santa, Ornament Crafting, Mrs. Claus Storytime and Goodie Bag for Kids On Saturday, Dec. 17 from 10 a.m. to noon, Santa and Mrs. Claus…

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Albany Pine Bush landscape changes

Visible landscape changes in the Albany Pine Bush Preserve: improving wildlife habitat and reducing wildfire risk  ALBANY, NY- Travelers in and around the area of the I-87 and I-90 interchange may notice a significant change happening in the nearby Albany Pine Bush Preserve. The Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission is…

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Speed networking – fast, efficient, business contacts! Meet twenty people before you head to the office! This is one of the most dynamic events the Chamber offers. Start with coffee and networking when you walk in at 7:30 AM. From 8-9 AM, share your best elevator speech with other business…

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Mix it Up with Workplace Wellness

 Meet new business contacts. See Member facilities. Learn how to look and feel better. Plaza Fitness, Stuyvesant Plaza – Wed. Nov. 9, 5:30 PM, Save a spot (click here). Bring some comfy shoes & clothes. Event at YMCA in December to be rescheduled.

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Speed Networking

Meet twenty people before you head to the office! This is one of the most dynamic events the Chamber offers. Start with coffee and networking when you walk in at 7:30 AM. From 8-9 AM, share your best elevator speech with other business professionals. Each person tells the most important…

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Overwhelmed? – tips and techniques to help you succeed

The Chamber’s Women in Business present Liza Giruzzi, acclaimed coach and author, to examine this topic. Wed. Oct 26th, 7:30 AM networking and coffee, 8AM food for thought. Free admission but register so eligible for door prize. Atria Guilderland, 300 Mill Rose Court, Slingerlands, NY 12159

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