Donate! Helping Our Neighbors for the Holidays

by Andrea Lucas

Donate to Local Nonprofits at the Loudoun Chamber Office The Loudoun Chamber is now a drop-off location for the holiday season to assist needy families in Loudoun County. Local nonprofits Women Giving Back and It Takes a Village, Baby will pick up donations at our office beginning Wednesday, December 13th, which will be the last […]

Small Business Finalist Spotlight: Women Giving Back

by Andrea Lucas

Thank you to Nicole Morris of Women Giving Back, and congratulations again! Register here for the Small Business Awards on November 2, 2017.  1.  Tell us your story of how your company got to where it is today? Women Giving Back (WGB) was founded in 2007 by a group of building industry professionals as a community […]

Small Business Finalist Spotlight: Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers

by Andrea Lucas

Thanks to Susan Mandel Giblin of Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers, and congrats again! Register here for the Small Business Awards on November 2, 2017.  1.  Tell us your story of how your company got to where it is today? Our mission: Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers is a corps of volunteers who strive to help frail elderly, disabled and […]

Small Business Finalist Spotlight: Community Foundation for Loudoun & Northern Fauquier Counties

by Andrea Lucas

Thanks to Amy Owen, of the Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties! Register here for the Small Business Awards on November 2, 2017.  1.  Tell us your story of how your company got to where it is today?  In 1999 in the tradition of community foundations across the U.S. (there are 700 in America […]

Helping Your Company Do Well by Doing Community Good!

by Andrea Lucas

By Nikki Daruwala, Founder & President, NDpoint Strategies Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is the process by which a company contributes to its community’s well-being by delivering economic, social and environmental benefits for all stakeholders. In 2017, that role is growing, and the relationship between companies and the nonprofits they support is changing. We no longer […]

Engaging Tomorrow’s Leaders

by Andrea Lucas

Blog post by Michelle Jones, Program Director, Loudoun Youth, Inc., thank you Michelle!To learn more about the Chamber’s Nonprofit Initiative, click here. Engaging today’s Loudoun County teens is no easy task. They exist in an environment of constant competition for their time, enjoy endless entertainment opportunities, and hold an exhausting course schedule that would make […]

Caring for Our Community with Nutrition

by Andrea Lucas

Written by Jennifer Montgomery, Executive Director, Loudoun Hunger Relief Why did the tomato blush? I’ll tell you at the end…. We all know that healthy eating is better for us.  Most of us have the means to eat more fruits, vegetables, lean proteins along with heart healthy, whole foods. We just need to think about […]

’17 Community Leadership Awards Winners

by Andrea Lucas

Photos from the event can be found on our Facebook page, here. Copyright, Dave Galen, Galen Photography, all rights reserved. www.galenphoto.com Winners Announced for 2017 Loudoun County Community Leadership Awards Community Leadership Awards Honor Businesses, Community Leaders for Their Contributions to Support Loudoun’s Citizens and Strengthen their Quality of Life Lansdowne, VA –  The Loudoun County […]

Leveraging Conscious Capitalism

by Andrea Lucas

This post originally appeared on the UnifiedLine3 website by Chris PowellJoin us on January 24th from 8-10 a.m. at the Chamber office to hear from Chris on “Aligning Your Business with Your Values” The phrase leveraging conscious capitalism speaks to the triple bottom line; doing good in business while doing good in the community.  Ideally, […]

2017 Loudoun County Community Leadership Award Finalists Announced

by Andrea Lucas

Monday, December 12, 2016FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Tony HowardO (571) 209-9020thoward@loudounchamber.org Community Leadership Awards Honor Businesses, Community Leaders for Their Contributions to Support Loudoun’s Citizens and Strengthen their Quality of Life Lansdowne, VA – The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce today announced the finalists for the 2017 Loudoun Community Leadership Awards, which honor the businesses and […]