Welcome to the
Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber exists to encourage the success of local businesses
and to promote positive community growth.
The Chamber supports
efforts by the SPCA
to bring attractions and vendors to our community.
Come join the fun - Market hours are from 9:00am to 3:00 pm,
the second Saturday of each month.
(April through November) The Market is located in the park
across from the Surrey House Restaurant. Contact Susan Moss for details
Business Safety and Health Resource Guide
from the Centers for Disease Control
Find free or inexpensive information about protecting
your workers. The guide includes:
· More than 30 websites with
resources from training guides and courses to workplace regulations,
hazard checklists and emergency guidance.
· Contact information for safety
organizations and government safety agencies PLUS resources for specific
industries such as convenience stores, construction sites, restaurants,
and health care settings.
Surry County is now registered at www.Virginia.org
( the statewide marketing/tourism website) and is able to add and update
listings for events in
Events, Exhibits, and Meetings must be added 120 days
prior to the event and can be submitted to County staff by email at
Please include all pertinent information:
contact name and phone number if additional information is needed.
is an 11 MB file and download time will be
dependent upon your Internet access.
Thinking of relocating to Surry County?
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- Anyone needing an email address for the
Chamber can use email@example.com
All mail is forwarded to Greg Schaale.
Charles C. Weathers, Sr., CEO of The Weathers Group, a consulting
firm out of Columbia, South Carolina.
"Cultivating Communities - How to get communities
working better together."
Letter - Flyer
Business Resource Guide
Financial Management for a
May 28, 2013
to start a Group Home - May 14
- May 23
It Takes To Start a Business - May 30
PDF of Banner
Broadband: Jobs, Innovation, and Rural Development
Forecast 2012-2013 an analysis of the impacts of broadband expansion
in the nation, particularly in Virginia and our rural areas. "Broadband
recognized as a "key" to future economic prosperity in
the annual edition."
Report on The Food Shopping Patters of Surry
County Residents & the Opportunities for More and Varied Retail
Locations in the County
Prepared by Carolyn Wren, Master of Urban and Regional
Planning Program, L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public
Affairs, Virginia Commonwealth University
of Small Business Loan Programs
Use this link (www.businessloanfunds.com)
to find information on small business loans available in Surry
Loan Fund - Center for Community Development
Development Loan Fund - Virginia Department of Business Assistance
Loan Program - Prosper
Tobacco Commission Southside Capital Access Program - Virginia
Department of Business Assistance
Loan Guaranty/Participation Program - Business Consortium Fund,
Business Lending Fund - U.S. Department of the Treasury
Business Loans - ACCION USA
Care Financing Program - Virginia Department of Business Assistance
Training and Microenterprise Loan Programs - Business Seed Capital,
Guaranty Program - Virginia Department of Buiness Assistance
Business Loan Programs
Business & Industry Loan Guarantee Program
Visit, "like", and post on our page.
what our members post and the new things that their businesses
are doing. Post your questions for our members and other Surry
by the Virginia Employment Commission
.pdf file of report
This report provides a community
profile of Surry County. It is intended to compliment the information
found in VEC's Virginia Workforce Connection application, which
can be accessed online at
The report is divided into three major sections. The first contains
a profile of regional demographic characteristics and trends,
the second supplies similar information for the regional economy,
and the third provides a profile of regional education
To get the most
current report information,
go to the VEC web site:
- go to www.vaemploy.com
- scroll down to the blue box labeled Labor
Market Information LMI
- select Publications,
- click on Community Profile for specific
This is public information drawn from a variety of sources,
many of which are updated frequent
in Surry County
Chamber is ready to assist any new business in the County. If
you have questions on where to start or who to see, we'll do our
best to get the answers. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org