February 2019 Member News

Member News What do Chamber members Atkins, Bob McCosh, Columbia Mall, Jimmy Johns, JobFinders, Joe Machens, Pancheros, Plaza Dental Group, and Shakespeare’s Pizza all have in common?  All of them are investing in our future by investing in our youth, while at the same time receiving free labor.  The City of Columbia’s Career Awareness Related … Continued


January 2019 Member News

MEMBER NEWS University of Missouri College of Engineering Spring Career Fair scheduled for Feb. 12, 2019 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at MizzouRec (1000 East Rollins Street, Columbia, MO 65211). For those who have not yet registered, we sincerely hope you will join us not only for the fair, but for the many events … Continued


December 2018 Member News

MEMBER NEWS The Central Bank of Boone County Lobby Gallery, located inside the Downtown Bank at 8th and Broadway, features the works of Tony St. Romaine through Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. The Lobby Gallery is free and open to the public Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon. … Continued


November 2018 Member News

MEMBER NEWS As the City of Columbia staff and the Mayor’s Task Force for Climate Action and Adaptation Planning move forward in developing a plan to reduce emissions and prepare for Columbia’s changing climate, they are gathering feedback from the community on some of the actions being considered. The survey can be completed athttp://bit.ly/CoMoCAAPuntil November 12. … Continued


October 2018 Member News

MEMBER NEWS Columbia College announced it has received a significant, seven-figure gift to name the Robert W. Plaster School of Business. Beginning in Fall 2019, it will be housed on the first floor of the new Academic and Residence Hall that has been under construction since March of this year. The facility will also include … Continued


September 2018 Member News

MEMBER NEWS You’re invited to the Moberly Area Community College Fall College, Career & Health Fair on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, in Moberly at the Activity Center from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. The event provides professional networking opportunities for college and nearby high school students as well as community members! More than 100 employers, … Continued


August 2018 Member News

MEMBER NEWS Beginning in August, Columbia Regional Airport will be hosting All Things Airport, a monthly gathering where Columbia locals can come together over a cup of coffee and ask questions concerning the airport. All questions are welcome, from travel inquiries to information on upcoming facility improvements. Stacey Button, Economic Development Director for the City of Columbia, … Continued


July 2018 Member News

MEMBER NEWS FFO Home is planning savings and free hot dogs and drinks June 30 – July 4 at all of our locations. You can see more details here. Are you looking for office space? The Heart of Missouri CASA has space just for you. If you’re interested, contact Kelly Hill, Executive Director, at 573-442-4670 or directly … Continued


June 2018 Member News

MEMBER NEWS From June 1 – 3, 125 teams from throughout Missouri will compete in the Show-Me STATE GAMES 3v3 Soccerfest. Hundreds of spectators and athletes will be at Hickman High School on Saturday and Sunday. See here for details and schedule. The GAMES will continue on June 8-10 , July 20-22 and July 27-29 with … Continued


May 2018 Member News

MEMBER NEWS The Loop Corridor Plan is a new vision for the future of the Business Loop, a street which serves as the entrance to Columbia yet has been neglected for decades. The Business Loop Community Improvement District saw the need to improve The Loop’s identity and position within the broader community. After years of public … Continued