Please join us at our Salute to Community Heroes event at University Place on December 12. We will be honoring the following first responders and community members:

Carrboro Firefighter of the Year - Chris Squires
Carrboro Police Officer of the Year - Karissa Kimrey
Chapel Hill Firefighter of the Year - Jimmy Lambert
Chapel Hill Police Officer of the Year - Madison Parker
Orange County Emergency Services Employee of the Year - Mary Anne Averette
Orange County Sheriff Employee of the Year - Tina Sykes
South Orange Rescue Squad Member of the Year - Robert Eaton
UNC Public Safety Officer of the Year - Tiesha Williams
Jim Gibson Volunteer of the Year - Doug Call
Town and Gown Award - Chief Matt Sullivan
Citizen of the Year - Rev. Robert Campbell
Irene Briggaman Lifetime Achievement Award - C. Perry Colwell

Happy Thanksgiving,
Vanessa Watson
Director of Communications and Programs
The Chamber For a Greater Chapel Hill-Carrboro
vwatson | 919.357.9989
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Connect with the businesses around you this holiday season. Eat, Stay, Shop, Play Local. This Saturday is Small Business Saturday. Keep up with the Carrboro Business Alliance using #WeBuyLocal.

The Chamber will be highlighting as many Chamber member organizations as possible to celebrate GivingTuesday on December 3rd! Follow us on social media to see the non-profits featured.

Join us for our Real Estate Update , the last forum in our 2019 Policy Series, on December 11. You will get a succinct briefing on the state of residential and commercial real estate in our region and community and an opportunity to engage in a lively discussion. 
Whether you need new computers for work or looking for the best tech gifts for the holidays, use your member discount with Lenovo online. You automatically receive lower pricing just by logging in through the Chamber's portal at

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Are you looking to recruit local talent? The Chamber has resources available to help get word out about your job opportunities as well as placement services. Post a job
Looking to share your talents, check out our job board for opportunities. 
Chamber Office Closed
The Chamber Offices will be closed on the following dates this month.

  • November 28 & 29 | Thanksgiving Holiday
  • December 23-26
  • January 1 | New Years Day