Campbell Enhancement Fund Announces Grant Opportunity

Campbell Enhancement Fund Announces Grant Opportunity  Fund is accepting proposals until March 1, 2021 Applications for grants from the Campbell Enhancement Fund (CEF), an affiliate fund of East Tennessee Foundation (ETF), are now being accepted.  Nonprofit organizations, schools, and units of government that are located in or serve residents of Campbell County are strongly encouraged to submit proposals.  Applications with up to a 20% match of cash or in-kind donations will be given priority consideration.  Read more…

Master the Art of Local Marketing with these 12 Tips

1. Connect With Local Businesses “As a guided meditation company for women who are preparing to conceive as well as pregnant women and new moms, healthcare providers around the country recommend our product through brochures. On a local level, developing relationships with these providers and expanding the network of businesses carrying our brochures, including prenatal massage and yoga studios, has been instrumental to our success.” ~ Mark Krassner, Expectfulhttps://3dbfb1d7dda888aa3da70464ba361955.safeframe.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-37/html/container.html 2. Participate in Community Events “The best way Read more…

Banks in Campbell County to help with the PPP Process

The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Treasury Department, will re-open the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan portal to PPP-eligible lenders with $1 billion or less in assets for First and Second Draw applications on Friday, January 15, 2021, at 9 am ET. The portal will fully open on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, to all participating PPP lenders to submit First and Second Draw loan applications to SBA. For more info: https://www.sba.gov/…/sba-re-opening-paycheck… Read more…

Senior Community Service Employment Program

Are you 55 or older and looking to gain training and employment skills to re-enter the workforce? The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) in Mid-Cumberland and Workforce services is looking for individuals that are interested in increasing their employment skills while earning income. For more information contact: Elaine Morton at 423-566-3300 Ext. 5259

How Google Helps Improve Your Digital Presence

As a small business, if you have not improved your e-commerce and digital presence in this pandemic, your company is probably suffered. What can you do during this unique holiday season to boost your revenue? On The Small Business Radio Show this week, Mary Ellen Coe, President of Google Customer Solutions discusses the strategies that can lead to online success. Mary Ellen explains that consumers searches for supporting local businesses during the pandemic has increased 20,000% . This is Read more…

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

To better serve you, the Health Department has implemented a statewide appointment management system. Please use the link below to join an online waiting list for the COVID-19 Vaccine. If you have any questions please contact our East Region COVID-19 Vaccine Information Line at 865-549-5343 https://www.signupgenius.com/go/campbell-priority-list

Paycheck Protection Program Re-Open

SBA, in consultation with The U.S. Department of the Treasury, announced today that the #PaycheckProtection Program will re-open the week of January 11 for new borrowers and certain existing PPP borrowers. To promote access to capital, initially, only community financial institutions will be able to make First Draw PPP Loans on Monday, January 11, and Second Draw PPP Loans on Wednesday, January 13. The PPP will open to all participating lenders shortly thereafter. This round Read more…

5 Gifts or Christmas Giveaway

5 Gifts for Christmas Giveaway-Week 4 This year the Campbell County Chamber of Commerce will be giving away FIVE $100 Visa gift cards donated by local businesses here in Campbell County. This week we are giving away THREE $100 Visa gift cards donated by: Community Trust Bank – LaFollette First Volunteer Bank – LaFollette United Cumberland Bank Thank you, for donating a $100 gift card each for our 5 Gifts for Christmas giveaway! How to Read more…

Santa Clause is coming to Caryville!

Santa Clause is coming to the Town of Caryville! Santa and the Caryville Fire Department will be riding through the streets of Caryville on Sunday, December 20th starting at 2:00 PM. Below is the route he will be taking so be sure to check and make sure to be ready to wave and smile because when you hear the music or sirens, you’ll know Santa’s on his way. The town of Caryville asks that citizens Read more…

Shop Local-Shop Small Campaign

Our Shop Local-Shop Small Giveaway is this Friday, December 11, 2020, at 10 am. Be sure to turn your receipts in to all designated locations by Thursday, December 10, 2020! We will be hosting a live video on our Chamber Facebook page of the drawing so be sure to tune in then! How to Enter: 1. Shop Local the week of Friday, November 27 – Sunday, December 6, 2020. This can be for any business Read more…