Patrick County Chamber of Commerce, Stuart, Virginia
Patrick County - Stuart, Virginia - Blue Ridge Mountains
Go to Patrick Chamber of Commerce Facebook Page

Chamber News - 2021

Select Year:

August Lunch & Learn; Community Recovery Program, new in Patrick County!

August 2, 2021

August Lunch and Learn~ Piedmont Community Services' Community Recovery Program, new for Patrick County! . . . read more

Patrick County Chamber of Commerce hosting Job Fair

July 14, 2021

Virginia Career Works/West Piedmont Workforce and Patrick County Chamber of Commerce to host Job Fair on Wednesday, August 18th, 2 PM to 6 PM, at the PHCC - Patrick County Site. More info forthcoming. . . . read more

Peach Festival has been cancelled for 2021

July 13, 2021

Due to continued Covid restrictions this summer, the 2021 Peach Festival has been cancelled. The Patrick County Chamber of Commerce would like for everyone to enjoy our local orchards with producing grapes, peaches and apples and to further encourage everyone to attend the Folk Fair in Meadows of Dan on August 21st.

Keep Virginia Beautiful awards Patrick County Chamber of Commerce Green Grant

July 8, 2021

Keep Virginia Beautiful awards Patrick County Chamber of Commerce $1,000 for its Community Beautification project. . . . read more

PCVA Business Builders Winners Announced

July 8, 2021

Four participants in the inaugural class of PCVA Business Builders on Tuesday, June 29th, completed the program and Pitched. . . . read more

Award Presentation to retiring Patrick County Emergency Management Coordinator

July 8, 2021

The Virginia Emergency Management Association is pleased to be presenting Steve Allen, recently retired Emergency Management Coordinator with Patrick County, the prestigious Stanley Everett Crigger Humaitarian Award. . . . read more

Learn Canva

June 17, 2021

Patrick County Chamber of Commerce’s next monthly Lunch and Learn in July will be Canva. Canva is a free graphic design platform that's great for making invitations, business cards, Instagram posts, and more. A drag and drop interface makes customizing thousands of templates simple and easy. . . . read more

Come share your ideas for improving the support system for Black and minority owned businesses.

June 9, 2021

Meeting is part of the Southern Virginia (SOVA) regional entrepreneurship initiative, which is a joint program of the SOVA Innovation Hub and Longwood University’s Office of Community and Economic Development, funded in part by GO Virginia and the Longwood SBDC. . . . read more

Downtown Stuart District named to the register of Historic places on the state and national levels

June 3, 2021

The Town of Stuart and the Patrick County Chamber of Commerce are happy to announce that the “Downtown Stuart District” has been recently named to the register of Historic places on the state and national levels. . . . read more

June Lunch and Learn ~ Marketing in Patrick County

May 25, 2021

Need help and ideas on how best to market your programs, events and services to residents of Patrick County? Join us for this Zoom lunch and learn on Wednesday June 16th at 12pm. Program is free, but registration is required. . . . read more

Patrick County Chamber of Commerce to Receive Funding and Assistance from National Endowment for the Arts

May 20, 2021

Stuart, Virginia— In its ongoing support of rural communities, the National Endowment for

the Arts, in partnership with the Housing Assistance Council, announces the 2021 communities taking part in its national initiative, the Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design. Stuart, Virginia is one of 15 communities selected for the Design Learning Cohort in which leaders participate in peer learning. This i . . . read more

Patrick County Chamber of Commerce seeking input on Workforce Development

May 12, 2021

The Patrick County Chamber of Commerce is conducting a survey among business members to gauge the interest and knowledge of workforce classes, training and services provided by PHCC-Workforce Development and the Virginia Career Works development board. Please take the time to fill out the survey.

Patrick County Chamber seeking input on services provided

May 12, 2021

The Patrick County Chamber of Commerce is seeking input on the services that we offer and what other services would you like the Chamber to offer as budgeting and timing can allow.

2021 Patrick County Agricultural Fair

May 11, 2021

"We're Back! Your favorite fall fun week, the 68th annual Patrick County Fair, is back, bigger and better than ever. Come join us September 14-18 for a wonderful fun-filled week: rides, animals, music, bingo, fair food, the wild and woolly Demolition Derby and so much more. For our advertisers and exhibitors, the deadline to reserve your same booth is May 30, and for ads and other booths, June

New Career Exploration Opportunities A Possibility for Patrick County

April 15, 2021

The West Piedmont Workforce Development Board (WPWDB) is collaborating with several other local partners in Patrick County to bring new career exploration opportunities to the area. READ MORE..... . . . read more

Ribbon Cutting Planned for Lifespring Resource Center for Hope and Healing

April 15, 2021

The Patrick County Chamber of Commerce will host a Ribbon Cutting for Lifespring Resource Center for Hope and Healing, located at 220 Patrick Avenue, Stuart, VA. The Ribbon Cutting is scheduled for Tuesday, April 27th @ 12:30 PM. The public is invited to attend. Facemasks and social distancing are encouraged.

Grant Writing Workshop Planned

April 15, 2021

The Patrick County Chamber of Commerce, along with the West Piedmont Planning District Commission are sponsoring a Grant Writing Workshop via ZOOM on Wednesday, May 12th at 12:00 PM. The grant writing workshop will cover some basic do's and don'ts, technical assistance, finding resources and data, and speaking the grant language. Read More... . . . read more

PHCC Inviting Public Questions for College Presidential Candidates

April 15, 2021

Patrick Henry Community College Inviting Public Questions for College Presidential Candidates. Read More....

Republican Primary Candidate Questions

April 14, 2021

To help inform voters, the Patrick County Chamber of Commerce and The Enterprise newspaper are partnering to solicit questions from local voters. The chamber will collect the questions via the attached Google form. A random selection of questions, will be posed to both candidates, with responses published in an upcoming edition of The Enterprise. . . . read more

Pick Up for a Picnic in Patrick County

April 1, 2021

Let's make our county a better place -- During the month of April do your part by picking up trash along the roadside near you. Post a picture of your clean up efforts to the Chamber's FB page for a chance to win a gift card to a local restaurant. Orange bags are available at the Chamber of Commerce, the Town of Stuart office, or Reynolds Homestead.

Professional Headshots

March 18, 2021

Time to spruce up that headshot . . . read more

Racing Under Caution Award Winners

February 24, 2021

Winners take Checkered flag in the Annual Chamber of Commerce's Awards. . . . read more

Chamber Announces new business Launch Program

February 24, 2021

Want to start a business, but don't know where to start?
An 8 week boot camp program is here for Patrick County. . . . read more

Powerpoint for the Stuart Downtown Historic District

February 8, 2021

The presentation regarding the downtown historic district for Stuart.

Voting Now underway for the Chamber Awards

February 1, 2021

The race for the Chamber Championship has been set. The nominations have been tallied and now the voting begins. Voting open from February 1 to February 12th, 2021. . . . read more

Nominations sought for Chamber Awards

January 14, 2021

Racing into 2021 continues with the "Racing Under Caution" Awards. . . . read more

Social Media Marketing

January 11, 2021

Designed especially for small businesses and nonprofit organizations. The class will get you started with your social media marketing. Sponsored by Patrick Henry Community College Workforce, Economic, and Community Development. Class held at PHCC Idea Center. Cost $50. Pre-Registration required. or call 276-656-5461.

2021 Chamber Membership Drive is Live!

January 3, 2021

Please consider joining the Chamber. . . . read more