The Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce

The Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce is a local, community-based Chamber focused on serving residents and businesses in the Bethlehem hamlets of Delmar, Elsmere, Glenmont, Slingerlands, North and South Bethlehem, Selkirk and surrounding area.

Established in 1957, the Bethlehem Chamber offers resources for residents, business, recreation and relocation. In addition, the Chamber works on a local and regional level to advance economic development for our town and the region. Through partnerships with local, county and state officials and community organizations, the Chamber works to foster a positive business environment in Bethlehem and the surrounding region.

Chamber News

Nominate a 2017 Business Person, Citizen or Youth

32nd Annual Chamber Awards Dinner ~ Friday, April 28, 2017


If you know of a business person, a community volunteer or young resident who stands out for their involvement and commitment to our community, please let us know! We are now accepting nominations for Business Person of the Year, Citizen of the Year and our Youth Award, to be presented at our 32nd Annual Chamber Awards Dinner on Friday, April 28th, 2017.

Please return the completed nomination form by Monday, February 13th. Forms may be emailed to, faxed to 518-475-0910 or dropped off at the Chamber office in Delmar.

Chamber Danube River Cruise

Danube River Cruise
Departing the Summer of 2017 - various dates available
7 nights

Open to all Travelers in the Community

The Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce and Fairytale Journeys by Tim Brooks have partnered to present a family river cruise to 8 unforgettable destinations in 4 countries on an all-inclusive adventure along the Danube River through the heart of Europe. This 8-day/7-night vacation is an Adventures by Disney® exclusive, sailing with AmaWaterways, a leader in luxury river cruising.


2017-2018 Business & Community Directory

DON'T BE LEFT OUT of the 2017-2018 Business and Community Directory

We are preparing for the print 2017-2018 Chamber Business & Community Directory. 8,000 copies will be distributed throughout the community over the course of the year.

Member businesses should login to your account to verify all of your information is accurate. Forms were emailed and mailed (depending on your contact preference) the week of 1/9/17. Please make any updates to your account by January 25, so your most current information is included. If you cannot locate your login info, download the Member Update Form and return to the Chamber by fax at 475-0910 or by email.

Reserve Your Ad for the 2017-2018 Business and Community Directory!

Interested in promoting your business year-round to a business and consumer audience? Purchase an ad in the upcoming 2017-2018 Business & Community Directory.


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Upcoming Chamber Events

Business Lunch & Learn: Top 5 Business & Estate Planning Mistakes (and OPPORTUNITIES)

Bethlehem Public Library (Community Room), 451 Delaware Avenue, Delmar
Thursday, June 1, 12-1pm

Life is not perfect and mistakes are inevitable. It’s always smart to be smart, though, and take steps to avoid problems before they occur.

Join Lavelle & Finn, LLP Partner Steven G. Thomas as he presents “The Top 5 Business and Estate Planning Mistakes (and OPPORTUNITIES!)”. Steve will share common business planning missteps from start up to succession and ways to not only avoid their pitfalls but find their silver lining.

If an overlooked aspect of your business and estate planning has slowed you down, don’t worry. “The Top 5 Business and Estate Planning Mistakes (and OPPORTUNITIES!)” may help you get right back up. We look forward to seeing you there.

Solutions By Design Anniversary Celebration

316 Delaware Ave., Suite 15, Main Square Shoppes, Delmar

Thursday, June 1, 4-7pm
4:45 pm Ribbon Cutting


Join us in celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Solutions By Design in Delmar, and check out their new office space! The Open House will include food from O'Slattery's irish Restaurant & Pub and Shogun, and music by Acoustic Fire.

Tour the new, expanded offices of this family-owned business which has served Bethlehem for 20 years, and meet their new employees.

June Networking Mixer - Glenmont Abbey Village

7 Thomas Cole Drive, Glenmont
Tuesday, June 13, 5-7pm

Network with us on the patio! Join us for our June Mixer at the Glenmont Abbey Village clubhouse. Cash bar, food will be provided and tours will be available.

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