United Way and Wabash Valley Community Foundation Wabash Valley COVID-19 Relief Fund Releases Application for Assistance Terre Haute – Last week the United Way of the Wabash Valley and the Wabash Valley Community Foundation jointly launched a COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund to support immediate economic stability and basic needs in Vigo, Clay, Parke, Sullivan, and Vermillion counties in Indiana and Clark County in Illinois in light of the anticipated impact of the current pandemic. The mission of the fund is to assist...

Dear Fellow Chamber Member, Thank you for all you are doing for our community during these trying times. By way of assistance, I wanted to reach out to volunteer my company’s services and my personal expertise. One of our premier vendors [www.8x8.com] offers a free video/web conferencing service that might be helpful in keeping your services going strong during Coronavirus “social distancing”.  It is a good way to meet one-on-one with community members or in small groups via a smartphone, tablet or...

A message from the Alzheimer’s Association in Relation to COVID-19 As a Terre Haute Chamber member, we at the Alzheimer’s Association are committed to helping our neighbors, families and local businesses navigate the complexities of Alzheimer’s disease and all other dementia. No one should face Alzheimer’s alone, especially in a time like this. Please feel free to share these no-cost resources with Chamber members so they can pass along to their customers and clients who may need of vital, virtual resources: The...

The Chamber would like to welcome new member, Cannonball Harley-Davidson. Read below for more information on this business and upcoming events! Welcome to the Chamber! Tell us more about your business! We are the only Harley dealership in the Wabash Valley. Cannonball offers a variety of items motorcycles new and used, motorcycle rentals, MotorClothes, riding courses, riding gear, and a lot of cool extras along the way. We know Harley riders, collectors and drivers are passionate; what's exciting and fun about your business? Cannonball...

TERRE HAUTE’S BERNICE HELMAN NOW PRESIDENT OF INDIANA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (INDIANAPOLIS, IN) – Terre Haute’s Bernice Helman is now President of the Indiana Association of REALTORS®. Her installation took place Monday January 27, during the association’s annual Legislative Conference in Indianapolis. In her new role, Bernice leads the state’s 19,000 REALTORS® in support of homeownership, private property rights, and strong communities at all levels of government. “We are fortunate to have Bernice in the top spot this year,” said Karl Berron, CEO. “Bernice brings...

Sisters of Providence to Host at the largest and longest-running Earth Day celebration in West Central Indiana Join the Sisters of Providence at the largest and longest-running Earth Day celebration in West Central Indiana. The Earth Day Festival and Craft Fair will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Saturday, April 27, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, located 10 minutes northwest of downtown Terre Haute. [caption id="attachment_18436" align="alignleft" width="300"] Earth Day celebration event; alpacas being sheared for earth day[/caption] This year’s celebration will offer...

United Way Seeking Volunteers for Idea Sharing & Info Session Terre Haute – The United Way of the Wabash Valley will be holding an idea share and info session at noon on April 15 th at the Vigo County Public Library Main Branch in their downstairs conference room. We will start identifying potential solutions to serious issues and seek expert and passionate volunteers looking to help address those issues facing our communities throughout the United Way 6-county service area. As a result of community conversations...

Wabash Valley Contractors Association awards student scholarships The Wabash Valley Contractors Association (WVCA) was proud to present several scholarships to area students at the organization’s recent award ceremony: Seth Payton, Carly Winning, Christian Biddle, Briar Herb, Douglas Grim, and Logan Grim, all attending Indiana State University; and Spencer Grim, attending Bellarmine University. Scholarship recipients must have a parent currently working for Membership Company of the WVCA. Additionally, they must have a GPA of at least 2.50 and be entering their junior or...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome guest blogger Katherine Virostko, Assistant Trust Officer at First Financial Bank and Walk to End Alzheimer’s Event Chair. Walk to End Alzheimer’s Volunteer Committee: The Alzheimer’s Association The Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Indiana is based out of Indianapolis and serves 73 counties in the Hoosier state! Indiana is home to at least 110,000 Hoosiers living with Alzheimer’s disease (and related dementias) and accounts for roughly 338,000 unpaid caregivers. We aim to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement...

Harrison's Crossing Health Campus Expands Memory Care Services for Terre Haute Area Seniors and Caregivers TERRE HAUTE, Ind., March 11, 2019 (Newswire.com) - Harrison’s Crossing Health Campus, a Trilogy Senior Living Community, is pleased to announce that they will be expanding their services with the addition of a Legacy Lane, a specialized memory care neighborhood on its campus grounds. Community members and members of the press are invited to attend a special Sneak Peak Open House on March 19 from 4:00 p.m. to...