Community

J Bar J Youth Services Hosts Job Fair

J Bar J Youth Services will be holding an in-person job fair April 8th, seeking applicants for open positions in several of their programs helping youth in Central Oregon. We are looking for team members who aspire to help young people succeed, particularly those...

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Element Bend Ribbon Cutting

We’re pleased to announce the ribbon cutting celebration at Element Bend on March 11, 2021. Element Bend is an outdoor-inspired extended-stay hotel focusing on guest well-being and environmental sustainability. This is the firs Element Hotel by Westin to open in...

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Education Foundation Awards Winter Grants

EDUCATION FOUNDATION AWARDS SPECIAL WINTER GRANTS AROUND STUDENTS RETURN TO CLASSROOMS INCLUDING GRANTS THAT COVER EVERY BEND – LA PINE K-3 CLASSROOM The Education Foundation for Bend–La Pine Schools has awarded over $25,000 in classroom grants to public schools in...

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Thank You Vic

Bend is a city that is driven forward by countless people who volunteer their time and propel us toward making our city the best it can be. The Bend Chamber would like to recognize and celebrate one of those individuals: Vic Martinez.

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Celebrating International Women’s Day

This International Women’s Day we #ChooseToChallenge stereotypes, call out inequality, and celebrate women’s achievements. Join us on this journey to shine a spotlight on activity encouraging and uplifting women to pursue goals without bias or barriers.

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A Message from Chamber CEO, Katy Brooks

We are hopeful that the end of the worst days of the pandemic are near. The cost to human health and life and to our community businesses has been heavy and painful. As we all work to protect ourselves and one another from the virus, we remain insistent that our community businesses need help.

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Changes to Business COVID Guidelines

Changes to Business COVID GuidelinesLast week, Governor Brown announced some changes to business guidance for counties in the “Extreme Risk” category, which includes Deschutes County. While these are not major changes, some of them may allow you to resume or expand...

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Sign Up for Oregon CAT Updates

Contact: Robin Maxey, Public Information Officer, Oregon Dept. of Revenue, robin.maxey@oregon.gov  In July, the Oregon Department of Revenue implemented a new email subscription service which will make it easier for your organization to keep track of the latest news...

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