News for Human Interest

Monday, January 18, 2021
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, January 18, 2021
                                                           HARRISONBURG, Virginia – January 15, 2021 – Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce has announced that they are extending the closing date to February 5, 2021 for resume for the President and Chief Executive Officer job position.    The Community – Harrisonburg-Rockingham County is located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Governor Northam Takes Action to Protect Businesses from Increasing Cost of Unemployment Insurance  ~ Actions will speed relief to Virginians, help weather pandemic during challenging winter months ~    RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced temporary changes to the Commonwealth’s Unemployment Insurance (UI) program that will support Virginia workers and businesses whose ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
Thursday, December 17, 2020
The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County is pleased to announce an anonymous donor made a gift of $50,000 to the Children’s Cancer Fund established by Mike Meredith in 2016. The Children’s Cancer Fund is overseen by The Community Foundation. “This kind of humble generosity, especially during trying times as these, is notable to say the least! Becky and I started the ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, December 02, 2020
Meet 10 Valley Business Leaders who have gone above and beyond  - all before the age of 40.  Congratulations to all 10 of these amazing people for their hard work and dedication.  Side note we are proud to mention that ALL 10 are Chamber Members.   Here is the link to the Daily News-Record:Shenandoah Valley Business Journal - November 2020 by Daily News-Record - issuu
Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, November 20, 2020
    Commonwealth of VirginiaOffice of Governor Ralph S. Northam     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE · November 19, 2020    Office of the GovernorContact: Alena YarmoskyEmail: Alena.Yarmosky@governor.virginia.gov  Virginia Economic Development PartnershipContact: Suzanne ClarkEmail: ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Human Interest
Friday, September 04, 2020
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Papers/Research
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
ROCKINGHAM – In its latest round of giving, Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative’s Operation Round Up Committee awarded $18,500 in 11 grants to area organizations.   Operation Round Up is the cooperative’s charitable giving program. A committee of nine members and one cooperative employee review grant applications from nonprofits, schools and civic organizations, awarding those it feels are ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release