Welcome to the Fife Milton Edgewood Chamber of Commerce
You are invited to check out news, information, and events in our region and with the Fife Milton Edgewood (FME) Chamber. If you are a current FME Chamber member then you are encouraged to log on and update your member profile. Are you interested in becoming a member? Joining is easy, just click on Join Now. If you are a visitor to the area, check out Visitor Info.
The Small Business Association recently shared 6 things to know about the PPP. It came via email to the Chamber and we thought we would share it with you exactly as they sent it. 6 Things About PPP Loan Forgiveness Small Businesses Should Know More than $23.4 billion in PPP loans were approved for small…Read More
The WA Retail Association is hosting a Town Hall, in conjunction with NRF Retail Associates. If you are concerned about issues impacting your retail business, then take note of this free event. You will have a chance to make your voice heard on October 27 from 11am to 1pm. Registration is required. Featured speakers include…Read More
We continue to update this page as information comes into the Governor’s Reopening Guidance Page. The most recent updates are in bold text. The governor’s office continues to issue reopening guidance on a regular basis and the Chamber wants this information to be convenient for you. So the links below will take you to documentation…Read More
The Small Business Administration and the Treasury have made adjustments to make it easier to apply for PPP forgiveness if your loan was for less than $50,000. Not only is the process now more simple for borrowers, but also for lenders. The new approach lifts burdens from lenders. Therefore, the process should be more streamlined…Read More
The Chamber is here to help support your business. Help us help you on National Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day. How Members Can Celebrate: Join other chamber of commerce advocates as they commit to supporting their local organization. On National Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day, consider: Consider volunteering with the chamber…Read More
Edgewood has been planning a new park at 36th and Meridian and the groundbreaking ceremony was on Oct. 17th. Of course, Mayor Eidinger was on hand to speak to the crowd. Then after a few words, he stepped up to put his shovel in the dirt! The weather was nice – no sun, but neither…Read More
The Washington Hospitality Association has asked us to share an exciting promotion. The Pierce County Restaurant Rally. This is, indeed, an exciting offer for both restaurants and their patrons. Pierce County is rallying to help dine-in restaurants stay open and retain jobs! Full-service restaurants should apply by October 23, 2020 to participate in the Pierce…Read More
A bit of good news for employers! Workers’ compensation should not increase for employers. That is, L&I proposals for 2021 rates is that there be no increase in the average price for this insurance. L and I’s website explains. “While financial projections point to the need for a significant increase to cover all of the…Read More
More candidate interviews are underway! Lora has enjoyed getting to know some of our local candidates. While she’s already conducted interviews for those running for State House and Senate and Pierce County Council, the U.S. Congress will be represented next week. Each of the candidates have a sincere desire to do what’s best for our…Read More
As candidates prepare for the upcoming election by granting interviews like those hosted by the chamber, they also try to reach out to the community in other ways. Marilyn Strickland’s campaign will be holding a small business/local chamber roundtable this month. The roundtable has been set for October 14th at 1:00 pm.Read More
The FME Chamber exists to be the CATALYST for business growth,
The CONVENER of Leaders & Influencers,
And the CHAMPION for a stronger community.