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Wednesday, February 13, 2019
(Marin, CA, January 30, 2019) We are pleased to announce the five women who will be inducted into the 2019 Women’s Hall of Fame, and we invite the community to attend the event on Thursday, March 28, 2019. Though the areas of impact vary greatly among the honorees, shared passion, dedication, wit and hard work drive this inspiring group of women to ensure the progress and well-being of Marin’s ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Advocacy
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
February 11, 2019 (San Rafael).  In April, Ritter Center Executive Director Mark Shotwell will be traveling to Ireland at the request of the Irish government to advise the country on developing solutions to its homeless problem.   Shotwell will be one of only a handful of U.S. homelessness experts participating in a national conference the Irish government is convening to launch innovative ...read more
Categories: Advocacy, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Friday, February 08, 2019
Bloom will hold events throughout Marin County this year in celebration of their 20th Anniversary, spearheaded by their new Executive Director, Lenice Smith. The successful annual Bloom Spring Luncheon and Fashion show will be held on April 26th, 2019.Click here for their official press release.
Categories: Community
Sunday, February 03, 2019
If you own commercial property in San Rafael- You should provide feedback to this plan! The San Rafael Wildfire Prevention and Protection Action Plan outlines various goals to proactively and aggressively address the growing risks associated with wildfire. The draft Plan was presented to San Rafael City Council on January 22 by San Rafael Fire Chief Chris Gray and Emergency Manager Quinn ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Friday, February 01, 2019
Whistlestop, a San Rafael-based nonprofit that promotes the independence, well-being and quality of life for older adults and people living with disabilities in Marin County, recently announced the appointment of Nancy Geisse as Chief Operating Officer. This newly created position comes on the heels of two additional C-level officer positions new to Whistlestop. Jeff Wands was appointed Chief ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Personal Leadership In ActionA LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP FOR EMERGING AND EXISTING LEADERSIn the Workplace, Learn How to: • Become a more impactful leader • Strengthen relationships • Improve trust and respect • Feel confident in managing conflict • Create more personal successWORKSHOP DETAILS:DATE: February 21st, 2019TIME: 8:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.LOCATION: San Rafael Chamber of ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Please help the Chamber recognize our incredible local businesses and community champions by submitting a nomination for the 2019 Business of the Year Awards. Awards will be given in four categories - Large (25+ employees), Small (less than 25), Downtown (new category!) and Joe Garbarino Green Business of the Year. Winners of these four categories will be announced at the 2019 State of the City ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Thursday, January 31, 2019
On January 29, the San Rafael Chamber and Marin Economic Forum hosted their annual Economic Conference. This sold out event brought hundreds of business, civic and community leaders together to forge a business climate that attracts and retains jobs.   In case you were unable to attend, you can find a link to Dr. Eyler’s Economic Forecast PPT here .
Categories: Community, Economic , Chamber