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Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce and Ingham County Health Department Team Up to Help Local Businesses with COVID-19 Questions

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | November 25, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce and Ingham County Health Department Team Up to Help Local Businesses with COVID-19 Questions

To better serve local businesses, the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Ingham County Health Department are working together to answer questions about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the workplace. Starting today, the Chamber will answer basic questions from local businesses with concerns about COVID-19.  Businesses are still required to report employee cases of…

Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce to Celebrate Small Business Saturday® with Local Small Businesses

By Ashley Sandborn | November 25, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce to Celebrate Small Business Saturday® with Local Small Businesses

The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce (LRCC) is honored to support the small business community in the tri-county region for Small Business Saturday, taking place this Saturday, Nov. 28. Created in 2010 by American Express, the annual observance occurs the Saturday after Thanksgiving and supports small businesses nationwide to create a local and positive economic…

Lansing Regional Chamber’s Response to Michigan’s Three-Week Pause

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | November 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber’s Response to Michigan’s Three-Week Pause

The DataAs many public health experts predicted, the colder months have brought a substantial spike in coronavirus cases, positivity rates, and hospitalizations. Data released from the Michigan Economic Recovery Council (MERC) shows the COVID-19 case increase in Michigan, as well as the rest of the nation, is greater now than in the spring: Positive COVID-19 cases stand…

15th Annual Celebration of Regional Growth Awards Recognizes Innovation and Growth Amid a Global Pandemic

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | November 20, 2020 | Comments Off on 15th Annual Celebration of Regional Growth Awards Recognizes Innovation and Growth Amid a Global Pandemic

Not even a global pandemic could halt the entrepreneurial spirit and innovation from continuing to flourish in Greater Lansing in 2020. Several game-changing projects and organizations that have made a difference in the region in the past year will be recognized as part of the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce’s (LRCC) 15th annual Celebration of…

2020: A Year in Review at the Lansing Regional Chamber

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | November 20, 2020 | Comments Off on 2020: A Year in Review at the Lansing Regional Chamber

2020 has been a year unlike any other. The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically impacted our business community, and we are all working hard to recover. Early in the pandemic, the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce (LRCC) recognized that we had a vital role in helping our community through the crisis. Our focus has been on providing…

ATHENAPowerLink and ATHENA Leadership Award Nominations Open, Past Recipients Honored

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | November 19, 2020 | Comments Off on ATHENAPowerLink and ATHENA Leadership Award Nominations Open, Past Recipients Honored

Flex City Fitness owners, Jenny Quinn and Trista Parisian, are the 2021 Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce (LRCC) ATHENAPowerLink Award (APL) recipients. APL is a national mentoring program that connects selected women business owners with a skilled advisory panel. The specified panel of advisors will donate an estimated $25,000 value of business consultation services to…

Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Endorsed Candidates Celebrate Election Night Success

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | November 4, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Endorsed Candidates Celebrate Election Night Success

The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee (LRC-PAC) endorsed candidates were overwhelmingly successful during the Nov. 3 general election. The LRC-PAC had a 95% success rate, with 39 out of the 41 candidates endorsed winning their election during the 2020 cycle. “We are thrilled that voters in the region shared our vision to…

Lansing Business Groups Statement on 2020 Election

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | November 3, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Business Groups Statement on 2020 Election

Today, business leaders from the Black Business Alliance of Greater Lansing, the Greater Lansing Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement: “This election, tens of millions of Americans are expected to vote by mail, and it may be days or even weeks until the outcome is settled.…

RELAUNCH Greater Lansing Task Force Launches New Website Featuring a Complete Database of COVID-19 Resources

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | October 29, 2020 | Comments Off on RELAUNCH Greater Lansing Task Force Launches New Website Featuring a Complete Database of COVID-19 Resources

A task force leading regional efforts to restart the economy during the COVID-19 pandemic has created a comprehensive website complete with the latest information related to COVID-19. The RELAUNCH Greater Lansing: Economic Rehabilitation Task Force has developed the website to provide the most up-to-date information to assist organizations as they continue to adjust to new…

Former U.S. Congressman Mike Rogers to Speak at Lansing Regional Chamber Virtual Policy Forum

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | October 27, 2020 | Comments Off on Former U.S. Congressman Mike Rogers to Speak at Lansing Regional Chamber Virtual Policy Forum

What: The Lansing Regional Chamber Virtual Policy Forum will feature the Honorable Mike Rogers, former Congressman of Michigan’s 8th congressional district. With less than a week out from the November general election, Congressman Rogers will discuss national and cybersecurity, foreign policy, and the 2020 election. Who: Congressman Rogers is the Vice Chairman of the Board…