We pre-recorded today’s conversation with Cynthia Schneider, CEO of Top of Virginia Regional Chamber to get in the weeds about their purpose, their mission and their vision as it relates to their member programs and services.

Purpose: to connect businesses and community resources for mutual success.

Mission: Provide Programs and services to meet the business and professional needs of our members.

Vision: To be the voice of business for City of Winchester, Clarke and Frederick Counties.

She shared some examples of programs, services and events that reinforce those initiatives and gave us details for each.

  • Public Policy | Marijuana Forum (Vision) happening virtually on Monday, June 28. This is part of an 3-part series that includes: How might it affect your business; What do I need to know about the July 1, 2021 changes to legislation; How can I influence future legislation locally and at the state level
  • Coming this fall (Labor Day weekend) the chamber is partnering with Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival to plan a community event to include the Valor Awards (Thursday), Concern Hotlines Fish Fry (Friday) and SABF BBQ, Brews and Blues on Saturday. (Purpose)

For more information about any of these items, visit the chamber’s website: https://www.regionalchamber.biz/