Coming Events

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2015-16 Breakfast Schedule

Breakfast Member Meeting
When:  September 18th
Where:Berkleigh Golf Club, Kutztown
Time:  7:30 to 9 am
Topic:  Tax Reform Panel
Speakers:  Senator David G. Argall & Senator Judy Schwank
$15 with RSVP
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Networking Event
Laugh Out Loud Night
1st Comedy Event with NBCC
Kutztown Fire Co.
Friday, Oct. 2nd
Doors open at 7, Show from 8-10pm
Advance tickets $15
call 610-683-8860 for details

Connections Luncheon
Cristina's 500 Hoch Road, Blandon
Wed. October 14th
11:30am to 1:00pm
$15 with RSVP
RSVP is necessary to Michelle
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Contact Information

110 West Main St.
P.O. Box 209, Kutztown, PA 19530

Phone: 610-683-8860
Fax: 610-683-8544

   
 

Welcome to Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce.
Celebrating 26 years!

 

Originally established as the Kutztown Area Chamber of Commerce in 1989,
NBCC serves the general economic trading region encompassing
Northeast Berks.

 

Office Hours: Tuesday through Friday: 9 AM to 2 PM, Closed Monday

Executive Director: Lori B. Donofrio-Galley
 Assistant Executive Director: Michelle Schilling

 


MEMBER BREAKFAST PROGRAMS
2015-2016
 
 
September 18, 2015 Breakfast Member Meeting (Doors open at 7:30AM)
Topic: Tax Reform Panel
Speakers: Senator David G. Argall and Senator Judy Schwank
Speaker Sponsor: Robert J. Hobaugh, Jr., Esq. 
Stevens & Lee, P.C.
Location: Berkleigh Golf Club
 
October 16, 2015  Breakfast Member Meeting (Doors open at 7:30AM)
Topic: Internships: Partnering with businesses to mutually benefit employers and students
Speakers: Mike Kistler (BHASD), Tom Miller (KASD), and Chris Spohn (HASD)
Speaker Sponsor:
Location: Moselem Springs Golf Club
Student Recognition: Recognize an at-risk student from each SD who has overcome a challenge to succeed in school and in life
Student Sponsor: Kutztown University Foundation
 
November 20, 2015 Breakfast Member Meeting (Doors open at 7:30AM)
Topic: Main Street Programs in our Region
Speakers: Nancy Brooks (KCP); Deena Kershner (Our Town Foundation)
Speaker Sponsor:
Location: Keystone Villa at Fleetwood
Student Recognition: Recognize a junior from each SD who is excelling in business courses at BCTC, business courses in the school district, or in a leadership position in FBLA      
Student Sponsor: Kutztown University Foundation
Nonprofit: Vision Resource Center of Berks County
Lori Schermerhorn, President/CEO
 
December 4, 2015 Holiday Luncheon/Guest Day – Member Value Mixer
Topic: Ugly Sweater Contest
Sponsor:
Location: Berkleigh Golf Club
 
January 15, 2016 Breakfast Member Meeting (Doors open at 7:30AM)
Topic: Economic Forecast
Speaker: Ardy Wurtzel, Corporate Affairs Research Associate,
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia   
Speaker Sponsor: Fleetwood Bank
Location: Berkleigh Golf Club
Other: Mandatory Annual Chamber Business Meeting
 
February 19, 2016  Breakfast Member Meeting (Doors open at 7:30AM)
Topic: The Greater Reading Convention & Visitors’ Bureau
Speaker: Crystal Seitz, President, Greater Reading Convention & Visitors’ Bureau
Speaker Sponsor:
Location: Kutztown Fire Company
Student Recognition: Recognize a 7th or 8th grader from each SD who has excelled in Technology Education
Student Sponsor: Kutztown University Foundation
 
March 18, 2016 Breakfast Member Meeting (Doors open at 7:30AM)
Topic: Take Charge of Your Life: Know When it’s Time for a Career Change
Speaker: Carol Anne Minski, Ph.D.
Speaker Sponsor: Antanavage Farbiarz PLLC
Location: Hamburg Area School District
Other: Student recognition of “at risk” student who has overcome problem to succeed
Student Sponsor: Kutztown University Foundation
Nonprofit: Berks Women in Crisis
Christine Gilfillan, Associate Director
 
April 15, 2016 Breakfast Member Meeting (Doors open at 7:30AM)
Topic: From Profit to Nonprofit
Speaker: Sallie Weaver, Retired Owner, Elite Sportswear/President, It’s a Gift/Woman’s Exchange, West Reading
Speaker Sponsor:
Location: Berkleigh Golf Club
Student Recognition: Recognize a sophomore from each SD who has excelled in business courses at BCTV, business courses in the school district, or leadership in FBLA.
Student Sponsor: Kutztown University Foundation
 
May 20, 2016 Breakfast Member Meeting (Doors open at 7:30AM)
Topic: Kutztown’s Accredited College of Business
Speaker: Dr. Martha Geaney, Dean of the College of Business 
Speaker Sponsor: Santander Bank, N.A.
Location: Lutheran Home at Topton
Non Profit: Berks Encore
LuAnn Oatman, President & CEO
 
Thank you for your interest and for more information, see below,
Click Here to Email Lori B. Donofrio-Galley, Executive Director
Click Here to email Michelle Schilling, Assistant Executive Director
Call 610-683-8860
 

Shining Star Event

Join Us For The Annual

Shining Star Event
 
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Thursday, September 24th 2015

Berkleigh Golf Club
14623 Kutztown Rd, Kutztown, PA 19530


Regular Ticket Pricing
$50.00 per person
$90.00 a couple
$350.00 per table of 8

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