Upcoming Weekly Business Presentation

*Please note that the Chamber has found a permanent location for the remainder of 2021: The Event Center & Lounge located at 1288 Sadler Way*


Oct 19: Alaska Airlines Update - Event Center & Lounge

Oct 26: Diversity & Inclusion Series - Event Center & Lounge

Nov 2: US Garrison Army Alaska Update - Event Center & Lounge

Interested in sponsoring a presentation? It's only $250 and benefits can be found HERE.
Email Jackie if you're interested!

Our Most Recent Advocacy Actions

The Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce is advocating for the replenishment of funds to the Restaurant Revitalization Fund, part of the Small Business Administration COVID-19 Relief Programs.

The Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce thanks Governor Dunleavy and members of the Alaska State Legislature for working to allocate monies towards WWAMI Regional Medical Education Program, Alaska Performance Scholarships (APS), and the Alaska Education Grants (AEG).
 
Want to advise the Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce on issues affecting business in Interior Alaska? Want to help shape the Chamber's message to our federal, state, and local decision-makers?

 
 Please note:
  • Guests are always welcome at our advocacy committee meetings, so you do not need to be an official member to attend or participate in discussions.
  • Committee members must be employed by a Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce member organization in good standing.
  • The committee member application is now digital! Please see the link above. If you have any questions or concerns about the online application, please contact Suzanne.
 
To ensure timely approval, please complete your application by Friday, October 31!*

*Committee applications are accepted year-round, but only applications submitted by October 31 are guaranteed to be reviewed before January 1.
Grand Opening in North Pole!

Join us as we help McKinley Orthopedics celebrate their grand opening of their newest location at 2957 Santa Patricia Ct. in North Pole! The ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 4 PM with their Open House running from 3 - 6 PM. For those who are being COVID conscious, we will also be livestreaming the event on both of our Facebook pages.
Upcoming Committee Meetings

Meeting location is now up to the discretion of each committee.
A virtual option will continue to be available.

Oct 12, 9:00-10:00 AM | Government Relations

Oct 13, 7:30-8:30 AM | Energy, Environment & Natural Resources
Update from GVEA; Electric Vehicles in Alaska
Evan McArthur & Daniel Heckman, GVEA

Oct 14, 7:00-8:00 AM | Transportation & Infrastructure

Oct 15, 9:00-10:00 AM | Education & Workforce Development

Oct 19, 9:00-10:00 AM | Government Relations

Oct 21, 7:00-8:00 AM | Transportation & Infrastructure
FBO Fairbanks, The Newest Addition to FAI
Denny Michel, Omni Logistics FAI

Oct 26, 9:00-10:00 AM | Government Relations
Why is is so hard to decide on a fiscal plan?
Larry Persily

Contact us with any questions about our advocacy committees.