• News for Chamber

    Thursday, April 11, 2019
    Take your Child to Work Day – April 25 The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce Workforce Development Committee encourages chamber members to participate in this year’s “Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day,” Thursday, April 25th. Slated for the fourth Thursday in April, this annual event is an educational opportunity to give kids a glimpse of the working world and introduce them to ...read more
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    Monday, April 01, 2019
    Evergreen Studio Opens Doors in Fort Atkinson              Danielle Dunham has been an art teacher for 12 years and is currently employed at an elementary school in Elkhorn. Her dream was to open an art studio, however, and when she saw the bright, open space above Humphrey Floral & Gift, she knew she found her studio’s home.                Danielle hopes to eventually showcase and sell work ...read more
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    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Fort Chamber to Host Facebook Live Candidate ForumArea residents are invited to “meet” the Fort Atkinson City Council and School Board candidates via Facebook Live, through a candidate forum hosted by the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, March 26, beginning at noon.The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce Government Relations Committee decided to try this new format in hopes of ...read more
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    Friday, March 01, 2019
    Life Church Joins Fort Atkinson Chamber               The members of The Life Church UPCI (United Pentecostal) have joined the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce, and welcome those who are seeking a place in which to practice their faith. The church opened its doors in June of 2012, and is now home to a growing population of young families and children’s activities. “When you come to one of ...read more
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    Monday, February 25, 2019
    Fort Chamber Welcomes Lori Jensen & Becker Realtors              Now that spring is just around the corner, Lori Jensen & Becker Realtors stand ready to assist individuals interested in buying or selling a home. An affiliate of First Weber Realtors, the business was started in 2014 and is focused on serving the Jefferson County area. Services include helping first-time buyers understand the home ...read more
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    Thursday, February 07, 2019
    Lemonade Day is Coming to Fort AtkinsonLemonade Day is Coming to Fort Atkinson  The City of Fort Atkinson is joining 76 other cities across the globe to implement National Lemonade Day, Saturday, May 4.  Lemonade Day is a free, fun, experiential learning program that teaches kids how to start, own and operate their very own business through a familiar model - a lemonade stand. Since 2007, ...read more
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    Wednesday, December 19, 2018
    Fort Farmers Market sets Winter Market DatesThe Fort Atkinson Farmers Market, a program of the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce, is happy to announce the Winter Market will again take place in 2019. Set for the first Saturday of each month (January 5, February 2, March 2, April 6) at the Fort Atkinson Club, the market will be held from 9:00am until 12:00pm and feature fresh produce, home ...read more
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    Thursday, October 11, 2018
    For Investments from September 1, 2017 through August 31, 2018 Each year, the Chamber assesses business growth in the city by calculating financial investments from new construction, major renovations, or additions to existing facilities.  And business is still booming in Fort Atkinson.   2018 is definitely the year of the restaurant, and thanks to these industrious entrepreneurs, Fort Atkinson ...read more
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