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

Chamber Trip to Ireland

IRELAND
Departing Monday October 15, 2018

8 Day Journey
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**Open to all Travelers in the Community**
The Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce and Chamber Discoveries present this 8-day journey to Ireland. Ireland is located in the North Atlantic and is the third largest island in Europe. The island has lush vegetation due to its mild but oceanic climate, and Ireland is free of the temperature extremes we experience here in the Northeast. Experience the Cliffs of Moher, one of Ireland's most visited sites, and Galway, a harbor city located on the West coast. The trip includes two castle visits - Kilkenny Castle and Bunratty Castle - as well as an excursion to Dingle and a visit to the Rock of Cashel. There is also an optional two day Dublin post-tour excursion.

The 8 day trip begins on Monday, October 15, 2018 and includes round trip airfare from New York City, round trip transfers between airports and hotels, 6 nights of first class hotel accommodations, daily breakfast and tours.

The $200 Book & Save discount has been extended until June 15, 2018!

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Bethlehem Chamber Celebrates 60 Years!

2017 marks the 60th Anniversary Year of the Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce ~ a community organization serving Bethlehem since 1957. The Bethlehem Chamber was grown from the Delmar Businessmen’s Association, a group of business owners in the sole shopping district of Bethlehem at the Four Corners in Delmar. At that time, the Chamber's focus was beautification of the main shopping area, with the addition of park benches, flowers, sponsored sidewalk sales and encouraging businesses to locate here. Businesses at the time included pharmacies, a five-and-ten-cent store, movie theater, butcher, bakery, barber shop, two bowling alleys and a roller skating rink. A number of these businesses are still in existence today.

Over the decades, as the town has grown, so has the Bethlehem Chamber, serving over 500 business and non-profit members in each of our 7 hamlets – Delmar, Elsmere, Glenmont, North and South Bethlehem, Slingerlands, Selkirk, and beyond to the greater Capital Region. The Chamber continues to provide our members with business, marketing, workforce and regulatory support, as well as an affordable option for health and dental insurance. It also remains a trusted resource for residents and those looking to relocate to town.

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The 2017-2018 Business & Community Directory is Here!

The Bethlehem Chamber's Annual Business & Community Directory for 2017-2018 is here!

This handy booklet includes listings for all of the Chamber's Member business and non-profit organizations, making it a great resource for the Community, encouraging our residents and fellow Members to Buy Local for all of your personal, gift and household needs. Supporting our local businesses and non-profits helps to strengthen the Bethlehem community.

Pick up your copy at the Bethlehem Chamber or at community locations or Member businesses around town!

You may also view the full Directory online here.


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Upcoming Chamber Events

Bethlehem Chamber 33rd Annual Golf Outing

Normanside Country Club
150 Salisbury Road, Delmar

Monday, September 17, 2018, 11:45am-7pm12pm Lunch / 1pm Shotgun Start / 5:30 pm Dinner & Results


Join us for our 33rd Annual Golf Outing - an afternoon of golf and an evening of networking. The day includes lunch in the banquet room, 18 holes of golf, cart, use of practice facilities and locker rooms, on-course refreshments, bag drop service and dinner. There will be fun contests and a raffle to benefit two local non-profit organizations.

If you are not a golfer but would like to take part in the event, join us for the dinner only price and network at dinner.

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Chamber Trip to Ireland

IRELAND
Departing Monday October 15, 2018

8 Day Journey
RSVP

**Open to all Travelers in the Community**
The Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce and Chamber Discoveries present this 8-day journey to Ireland. Ireland is located in the North Atlantic and is the third largest island in Europe. The island has lush vegetation due to its mild but oceanic climate, and Ireland is free of the temperature extremes we experience here in the Northeast. Experience the Cliffs of Moher, one of Ireland's most visited sites, and Galway, a harbor city located on the West coast. The trip includes two castle visits - Kilkenny Castle and Bunratty Castle - as well as an excursion to Dingle and a visit to the Rock of Cashel. There is also an optional two day Dublin post-tour excursion.

The 8 day trip begins on Monday, October 15, 2018 and includes round trip airfare from New York City, round trip transfers between airports and hotels, 6 nights of first class hotel accommodations, daily breakfast and tours.

The $200 Book & Save discount has been extended until June 15, 2018!

Details

Small Business Saturday 2018

Save the Date!

Small Business Saturday, November 24, 2018

The Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce is a Neighborhood Champion for November 24th’s Small Business Saturday ® national initiative to help small businesses with their most pressing need - getting more customers.

Help make a lasting impact in the place you call home on Small Business Saturday®. Founded by American Express in 2010, it’s a day to celebrate the local businesses that help make your neighborhood great - and anyone can join in. #ShopSmall #SmallBizSat



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