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Vitality Grant from Economic Development Board

By Kara Jovag | August 31, 2020

On Wednesday, September 9, 2020, the Economic Development Board will open applications for the Vitality Grant. These grants will be available to Pierce County small…

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childcare is a business issue

Is Childcare a Business Issue?

By Kara Jovag | August 28, 2020

Is childcare a business issue? A report shared by the Washington State Department of Commerce that indicates that “Yes” is the short answer. The…

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Free Covid Testing

By Kara Jovag | August 28, 2020

Pierce County is bringing COVID-19 mobile testing to Fife on Tuesday, Sept 2. The testing is free and identification is not required. While on-site…

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I-5 lane closure in Fife

I-5 Total Lane Closure Fife

By Kara Jovag | August 27, 2020

The city of Fife has asked the Chamber to help spread the news. Plan a detour ahead of time so you can avoid the…

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Education and Skills Training from Green River College

By Kara Jovag | August 25, 2020

Green River College offers many diverse options for growth through education, skills training and workforce development. The chamber wanted members to know what they…

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Unemployment lost wage assistance

Unemployment/Lost Wages Assistance

By Kara Jovag | August 24, 2020

Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that Washington has been approved for a grant under a lost wages assistance program. For a quick summary, read…

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Childcare Panel – Virtual

By Kara Jovag | August 19, 2020

After our Zoom call with Kevin Alfano, Superintendent with Fife Schools, we decided on our next topic. Since the decision to operate schools remotely…

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Community Resource Guide & Directory

By Kara Jovag | August 17, 2020

The 2020 Directory and Community Resource Guide is finally here. Best of all, it’s available, whether you want it digitally and/or in print! Of…

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Zoom Call with Superintendent of Fife Public Schools

By Kara Jovag | August 13, 2020

Who could have predicted that a global pandemic would mean a complete overhaul of how students are educated in our schools? To this end,…

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Port of Tacoma Strategic Plan

By Kara Jovag | August 12, 2020

Published Aug 4. Updated Aug 12 When you think of the Port of Tacoma, do you just think of the cargo that moves in…

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Business Liability Protection

By Kara Jovag | August 11, 2020

You’ve installed acrylic shields at the cash registers at your business and given all staff a week’s worth of washable masks. Every staff member…

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Guidance for Long Term Care Facilities

By Kara Jovag | August 8, 2020

The state has offered more guidance to anyone who has a loved one in long term care. Family members know the challenges of not…

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