West Shore Chamber of Commerce


Capital Region 2014 Community Assessment – There has been a steady increase in the demand for health and human service programs in the Capital Region. To identify and understand the needs of our community, United Way of the Capital Region formed a partnership with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber, West Shore Chamber of Commerce, The Foundation for Enhancing Communities, and Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry Counties.

Central Penn College Scholarship – Central Penn College is happy to announce that members of the West Shore Chamber of Commerce are eligible for a $1,000 Community Scholarship! If your employer is a corporate partner with Central Penn College, you are already eligible for a $1,000 scholarship. More than 100 local and regional companies are already partners. See the full list here: CentralPenn.edu/partners  But what if your company isn’t a corporate partner? Not to worry, you may still receive a $1,000 scholarship, thanks to a new community partnership between the West Shore Chamber of Commerce (WSCC) and Central Penn College. To learn more about the scholarship opportunity or having your organization become a corporate partner please check out: CentralPenn.edu/WSCC.

Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation (CAEDC) – CAEDC is Cumberland County’s authorized agency charged with leveraging and promoting Cumberland Valley’s economic development and tourism assets to drive growth, create jobs and improve the quality of life. Marketing activities executed by the tourism arm of CAEDC, the Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau, promote Cumberland Valley as a travel destination, attract visitors to the area, enhance the visitor’s experience, and encourage overnight stays.

Eastern University – A 20% tuition discount on undergraduate and graduate programs are offered with your Chamber membership. For more information on how to take advantage of this opportunity, click here.

Harrisburg Area Transportation Study Regional Transportation Plan (HATS RTP) Task Force – The purpose of the HATS RTP Task Force is to document the current status of transportation projects and programs, identify long-term needs and recommend transportation programs and projects to meet those needs. 

Hershey-Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau
 – The Hershey Harrisburg region has hundreds of attractions for you to explore.

Holy Spirit EMS – is a community-focused health care support system sponsored by the Sisters of Christian Charity. We provide high-quality, cost-effective, mobile life support service in central Pennsylvania.

Job Gateway is the state’s premier job-matching tool developed to transform the landscape of how job-seekers find jobs and how employers find talent. The user-friendly job-matching system was created to connect employers and job seekers all in one place, free of charge.

Leadership Cumberland – The main focus of Leadership Cumberland is the 10-month leadership development program that begins every August. The program curriculum is based on non-profit board governance, with an emphasis on PA state government organization and function.

Messiah College – A 10% tuition discount is offered with your Chamber membership. For more information on how to take advantage of this opportunity, click here.

PA Chamber Insurance – When you work with PA Chamber Insurance, you get a lot more than a broker – you get a partner who works with the West Shore Chamber of Commerce and that cares about the health and prosperity of your business and your employees! They don’t just work with you; they work for you – finding a comprehensive solution to your benefit needs. Get a quote today – contact the PA Chamber Insurance Service and Support Department at 877.463.9891 or service@pciinsurance.com

PANO – PANO is the statewide membership organization serving and advancing the charitable nonprofit sector through leadership, advocacy, education and other services in order to improve the overall quality of life in Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry – The PA Chamber of Business & Industry’s mission is to act as “The Statewide Voice of Business™” and articulate and advocate on those public policy issues that will expand private sector job creation and lead to a more prosperous Pennsylvania for all its citizens.

Shippensburg Small Business Development Center – SBDC consultants help entrepreneurs develop the planning, management, and financial skills necessary to make their business thrive.

Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority (SARAA) –The Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority (SARAA) is a multi-municipal authority whose mission is to serve the region by providing high-quality, efficient airports and promoting regional economic development.

Susquehanna SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) – Susquehanna SCORE is part of a national nonprofit association serving Cumberland, Dauphin, Juniata, Lebanon, Mifflin and Perry Counties, and dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth, and success of the nation’s small businesses.

The Shrimp Tank – Central PA – Where can a young entrepreneur figure out how to turn their dreams into reality? Just take a step into the Shrimp Tank. The Shrimp Tank brings you interviews with some of the most successful business owners in the Central PA region to learn the do’s and don’ts of starting and running a successful business. We don’t fund any business, but we do teach individuals how to turn their business ideas into a successful business! Because of our partnership with the Shrimp Tank Podcast – Central PA, West Shore Chamber Members receive additional perks for appearing on the show. Click here to see more.