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Kent County
Small Business Recovery Program

Programa De Ayuda Para Pequeños Negocios Del Condado Kent

Business

Services

Greater outcomes for your business.

If you want your organization to thrive — and every business does — we can help. Your chamber offers a broad range of services and resources for business.

Business

Services

NEXT EVENT:

Virtual Chamber After Hours

Dec

03

Talent Development

Greater output from your people.

West Michigan's strong economy is powered by people. Your chamber offers events and training programs to create stronger leaders and stronger teams.

NEXT EVENT:

Virtual ATHENA Leadership Forum

Nov

17

Advocacy & Government affairs

Your advocate and problem solver.

Our thriving, business-friendly environment is no accident. Your chamber assists our members in working with lawmakers and local officials to reduce red-tape and advance pro-growth policies.

Advocacy & Government affairs

NEXT EVENT:

Virtual Breakfast with Legislators

Dec

07

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Partners Stand in Support of Small Business with Smart Restart 1

Partners Stand in Support of Small Business with Smart Restart

By Mia Jankowiak | September 3, 2020

(Grand Rapids, Mich. – September 3, 2020) – Kent County Board Chair Mandy Bolter, Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss and Grand Rapids Chamber President & CEO Rick Baker came together […]

Check Your Temp Courtesy of Applied Imaging! 4

Check Your Temp Courtesy of Applied Imaging!

By Mia Jankowiak | September 1, 2020

Beginning Wednesday, September 9, the Grand Rapids Chamber Work Cafe will be available by appointment-only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays! Reservations can be made starting Friday, September 4, by calling […]

Grand Rapids Chamber Announces Tasha Blackmon, President & CEO of Cherry Health, as 2020 ATHENA Leadership Award Recipient

Grand Rapids Chamber Announces Tasha Blackmon, President & CEO of Cherry Health, as 2020 ATHENA Leadership Award Recipient

By Mia Jankowiak | August 25, 2020

Grand Rapids, Michigan / August 25, 2020 — The Grand Rapids Chamber today announced Tasha Blackmon, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cherry Health, as the 2020 recipient of the […]

Continuing the Safe Start for Michigan Businesses – Letter to Governor Whitmer

By Mia Jankowiak | August 21, 2020

The Grand Rapids Chamber, in partnership with the Detroit Regional Chamber, Michigan Chamber, and Small Business Association of Michigan, are working together to help find a safe pathway for businesses […]

31st Annual ATHENA Awards Celebration: Meet the Finalists

FINALISTS – 2020 ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award

By Mia Jankowiak | August 19, 2020

Every year at the ATHENA Awards Celebration, we gather to CELEBRATE those who embody, encourage and promote the inclusion of women. The ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award is presented to an emerging leader […]

Announcing the Leadership Grand Rapids Class of 2021

Announcing the Leadership Grand Rapids Class of 2021

By Mia Jankowiak | August 4, 2020

Each year, Leadership Grand Rapids, also known as LGR, welcomes a class of leaders to take part in an intensive community and professional leadership experience. The program, founded on the […]

31st Annual ATHENA Awards Celebration: Meet the Finalists

31st Annual ATHENA Awards Celebration: Meet the Finalists

By Maddie Werley | August 4, 2020

Every year at the ATHENA Awards Celebration, we gather to CELEBRATE those who embody, encourage and promote the inclusion of women. The ATHENA Leadership Award is presented to an outstanding leader who […]

Managing The Socially Distant Workplace 1

Managing The Socially Distant Workplace

By Maddie Werley | August 3, 2020

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommends six feet of distance between people and the use of face masks to help prevent the spread of disease from person to person. […]

Advocating for a Smart Restart

Advocating for a Smart Restart

By Maddie Werley | August 3, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has touched every business, and the impact of government decisions is unmistakable. Your Chamber Government Affairs Team works tirelessly to bring you up-to-date information and resources to […]

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Social Zones Expand Restaurant Capacity Downtown

By Maddie Werley | July 31, 2020

Monday, March 16 marked the beginning of a new era for many restaurants and bars in Michigan with Governor Whitmer limiting food establishments to take-out services only due to the Coronavirus pandemic. […]