Fort Frances Chamber of Commerce

Site: Fort Frances Chamber of Commerce

Service: Chamber of Commerce Services

Description & Services
Description (Agency) The Fort Frances Chamber of Commerce is a volunteer organization that provides programs and services to meet the business needs of the members, while promoting efforts to make the community a great place to live, work and visit; membership is comprised of owners, proprietors and employees of the Fort Frances business community, as well as private citizens
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Promotes and works to improve the economic, civic and social welfare of the community  
  • Provides programs and services to meet the business needs of its members  
  • Provides training programs and seminars to develop and improve customer service skills and business knowledge  
  • Facilitates communication within the membership to promote the exchange of ideas, knowledge and resources  
  • Provides input and assistance to local non profit organizations who undertake projects that benefit local economy  
  • Lobbies various levels of government on behalf of local business owners
 
Initiatives undertaken by the Chamber include: 
  • Annual Great Canadian Chili Cook 
  • Business & Community Expo 
  • Provides welcome package for new residents 
  • Quest for the Best Singing Contest 
  • Rainy River District Annual Bell Business Awards 
  • Scholarships for two graduating High School students
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Fort Frances
Eligibility Individuals, non-profit organizations and businesses
Application
  • Requires membership to actively participate  
  • Applications can be picked up/dropped off at office; also available on website
Languages English
Fees Membership
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-5773
Toll Free Phone 1-800-820-3678
Fax 807-274-8706
E-Mail thefort@fortfranceschamber.com
Website www.fortfranceschamber.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Jennifer Soderholm, Executive Director and Recording Secretary
Primary Executive Jennifer Greenhalgh, President; Email: isleofdogs@live.com
Alternate Executive Paul Pirie, 2nd Vice President; Email: tamarackcons@shaw.ca
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 240 First St E, Suite 102
Fort Frances, ON P9A 1K5
 
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Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1909
Funding Fees - Memberships