Dryden District Chamber of Commerce

Site: Dryden District Chamber of Commerce

Service: Chamber of Commerce Services

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Promotes and works to improve the economic, civic and social welfare of the community
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 the Chamber undertakes: 
  • Functions as a liaison between the City of Dryden and the business community  
  • Coordinates a Business Awards Night  
  • Facilitates business promotions such as Midnight Madness, Moonlight Madness and other retail events  
  • Acts as contact for signs on Hwy 502  
  • Encourages residents to shop locally  
  • Represents its members at meetings of the Northwestern Ontario Associated Chambers of Commerce (NOACC), the Ontario Chamber and the Canadian Chamber
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Dryden ; Machin ; Includes communities belonging to the district of Dryden
Eligibility Individuals, non-profit organizations and businesses
Application
  • Requires membership to actively participate  
  • Applications can be picked up/dropped off at office
Languages English
Fees Membership
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-2622
Fax 807-223-2626
E-Mail chamber@drytel.net
Website www.drydenchamber.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Gwen Kurz, Manager and Secretary
Primary Executive Stefanie Armstrong, Chair
Alternate Executive Richard Jonasson, Vice Chair
Located In Community Dryden
Address 284 Government St
Dryden, ON P8N 2P3
 
View Google Map
Intersection Government St and Park Ave
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1931
Funding City / Town ; Donations
Meetings Membership meetings held quarterly, including Annual General Meeting (AGM) 
Directors meetings held monthly, except Jul & Aug