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Welcome to the Town of Renfrew, Ontario
The Voice of Business Collectively Making a Difference
 

2019

Welcome to the Renfrew & Area Chamber of Commerce

Renfrew & Area Chamber of Commerce is a member organization delivering value to our business community with a focus on advocacy, education and networking. We will be recognized as the Voice of Business for Renfrew and surrounding area, dedicated to working with stakeholders to help our community thrive.

Mission Statement

The Renfrew & Area Chamber of Commerce is a member organization delivering value to our business community with a focus on advocacy, education and networking. We will be recognized as the Voice of Business for Renfrew and surrounding area, dedicated to working with stakeholders to help our community thrive.

Annual General Meeting, Tuesday March 5, 2019

The Annual General Meeting was held at the Rocky Mountain House

and welcomed in the 2019 - 2020 Board of Directors.

Congratulations!

Executive
President - Susan Tough, Renfrew Public Library
Vice President -Jean Hughes, Renfrew Printing
Treasurer / Secretary - Mel Blimkie, A Sense of Country & Sweet Tooths
Past President - Amy Rule, Rocky Mountain Hous
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Directors
Donnie Russett - Welch LLP
Ron Brazeau - Renfrew Industrial Commission
Carol-Ann Adams - RBC Financial Group
Kent Tubman -Tubman Marketing
Delaine Collin - Chartwell Quail Creek
Tom Sidney - Councillor Town of Renfrew
Bob Hall - Councillor Township Admaston / Bromley
Doug Humphries - Councillor Horton Township
Brian Hunt - Mayor of Township of Greater Madawaska

*** Our next Chamber Board of Directors meeting will take place at The Rocky Mountain House, on Tuesday March 19, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. ****

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myFM's Annual Home, Garden and Leisure Show will be held on Friday April 12 and Saturday April 13, 2019 at The Ma-Te-Way Activity Centre. To register for this awesome opportunity to showcase your business, click on the link below

HOME SHOW 2019 Reg Form

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Annual Community Awards, Thursday May 30, 2019

Nominations are now being accepted!

Download the 2018 Nomination Form below and submit online, or print and drop off, mail or email your form.

http://renfrewareachamber.ca/nominate_form.php

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"New to the Frew" Annual Newcomers' Night

The Annual Newcomers' Night will beheld on Wednesday November 20, 2019 at the Royal Canadian Legion, 30 Raglan Street South, Renfrew. All residents who are new or returning to the Renfrew Area are encouraged to come out: Wednesday November 20, 2019 from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm. The evening will showcase local merchants, restaurants and services available in Renfrew and the surrounding area. Come and be impressed by all the Renfrew Area has to offer! Contact the Chamber office for information and to register for this Free event! Call 613-432-7015 or email info@renfrewareachamber.ca

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2018

Newcomers' Night

The Annual Newcomers' Night was held on Wednesday November 20, 2019 at the Royal Canadian Legion, 30 Raglan Street South, Renfrew.

All residents who are new or returning to the
Renfrew Area are encouraged to come out:

Wednesday November 20, 2019 from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The evening will showcase local merchants, restaurants and services available in Renfrew and the surrounding area.
Come and be impressed by all the Renfrew Area has to offer!

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Annual Community Awards, Thursday May 31, 2018 - Update

On Thursday May 31, 2018 the Renfrew & Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the Annual Community Awards Celebration to recognize businesses and individuals that have demonstrated outstanding customer service, community involvement and notable achievements.

"An Evening in Paris" was an evening to remember. The evening was well attended with 150 attendees and thee celebration began with a social hour.

The Masters of Ceremonies for the evening were Jamie Cybulski and Mel Blimkie on location

“The Chamber is delighted to host this annual event which celebrates our outstanding community,”

 “Congratulations to all of the Nominees and Award Recipients.”

2017 Award Recipients

New Business of the Year - Batstone’s Northern Ramble

Agri - Business of the Year - Enright Farms

Chamber Member of the Year - Dave Lemkay

Downtown Renfrew BIA Member of the Year - The Korner Hutch

Industry of the Year - E T M Industries Inc.

President's Award - Renfrew Freemasons Lodge No. 122

Community Champion of the Year - Karen & Steve Maxwell,

Renfrew Home Hardware Building Centre

Outstanding Business Achievement - Renfrew Pizzaria

Young Person of the Year - Kathleen Barr

Citizen of the Year - Art Jamieson

Thank you to our generous sponsors who helped make this night a huge success including:

    Downtown Renfrew BIA, Calabogie Peaks Resort, Renfrew Industrial Commission, Town of Renfrew, Ontrac Employment Resources Services, Deslaurier Custom Cabinets, Grand & Toy, The Warehouse, myFM, YourTV, The Flower Factory, Metroland Media, The Rocky Mountain House, Renfrew Parks & Recreation, Miss Teen Ontario East, and Pauline Hughes

 

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The Renfrew & Area Chamber of Commerce hosts the year-round Tourist Bureau for the Town of Renfrew and was recognized for it's excellence in Customer Service

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Funding for this initiative was made possible with the help of the Eastern Ontario Development Program,
administered by the Community Futures Development Corporation of Renfrew County.

Renfrew & Area Chamber of Commerce
161 Raglan Street South, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 1R2
Telephone: 613-432-7015 ~ Fax: 613-432-8645
info@renfrewareachamber.ca

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