West Shore Chamber of Commerce

Partnerships

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.

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 InsuranceWhen 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

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. Companies with 10 or fewer employees receive an even bigger benefit from their membership with us. Now you get a FREE membership with the PA Chamber…and all the powerful benefits that are part of The Statewide Voice of Business™. 

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

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 PAWhere 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 dos 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.

West Shore Young Professionals – WSYP provides opportunities to connect with other professionals, serve those in need and grow as individuals. You will build a network of local leaders and supportive colleagues who are striving for the same greatness. As a young, active professional, you will have fun, make new friends and build relationships. In addition, you will grow more confident in your skills and your potential as a professional, and see the value you bring to Cumberland County. As a member, you receive a discounted membership rate of $50 when you join the West Shore Young Professionals. Just select the partnership rate when you join!