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Seeds to Grow
We must learn to live together as brothers or we will perish together as fools.
-Martin Luther King, Jr.

Thank you to our
Renewing Members

Fortis Construction, Inc.

U.S. Bank

Warner Pacific University

Edward Jones/Roger Lillard

Rosemary Anderson
High School

A to Z Signs

Umpqua Bank

Chamber in Pictures
Honoree of the Year, Greg Matthews, retired Fire Chief, received a standing ovation for his incredible contributions to the community near and far.  A touching moment for all was watching his dad’s video of congratulations. “I’ve always suited up for you son, wish I could be there to support you today.”
Winners of the 2018 Business Excellence Awards. (From Left to Right) Gresham Women's Shelter, David Ligatich, Clackamas County Bank, SERVPRO of Gresham, State Farm Insurance - Rob Hendrickson Agency, Greg Matthews, Bruce Montgomery, FedEx Ground,
Gresham Elks Lodge #1805, and Accent on Attitude.
The luncheon was sold out!  Business Excellence Awards spotlighted 9 specific winners including the Try Local winner, Judy Wylie, Accent on Attitude presented by Bess Wills, Gresham Ford.  Over 200 people celebrated greatness together, listening to the community actions taken place by the award winners.
This Week's AM
Friday, January 25, 2019 | 7:22-9:00 AM
310 NE 219th Ave, Gresham
A great networking opportunity to meet more than 100 Chamber members and prospective members.

New faces are always welcome!
Chamber Catalyst:
Things you may not know about your Chamber Membership

We have Ag Tours twice a year.

We will post your business' events on the member calendar. Email your information and/or jpeg or png to

Member Tips, Tools & Press Releases

Use PGE’s free online Energy Tracker℠ tool to track your electricity use by hour, day or more. You can also get email or text alerts about your estimated bill or when it’s expected to exceed an amount you’ve set.

 Did you know?

There is a basketball court in the Matterhorn Bobsled ride at Disneyland?

Loosen up grime in your microwave with lemons.

Stop painfully scrubbing your microwave. Simplify by heating a cup of water and a chopped-up lemon on high until the microwave's window is steamy. Let the bowl sit for 15 minutes, then wipe away.

Take your taste buds on a trip around the globe in Oregon’s Tualatin Valley where a world of food is waiting for you to explore. Here are a few suggestions for international cuisine just outside of downtown Portland. Click Here for more.
Friday AM Meetings

"You at 7:22"
AVAILABLE ONLINE! Member Event Calendar
Need to promote your special day event, fundraiser, request for volunteers, meet and greets, classes, meetings and more? Get value by listing your events with the Chamber.

Click here for a complete list of Member Events.

To post an event, email the details to or call 503-665-1131.

Member Job Openings
List Your Job Openings With The Chamber

One of the free benefits of membership is the ability to post job openings on the Chamber's website. To post a job opening send the details in a Word document to the Chamber Office .

Click Here for a list of current job openings.
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