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Our Mission
"To be the leading voice of business in St. Catharines and Thorold serving the interests of the business community and building strong, vibrant communities."

As a member, your involvement in the Chamber of Commerce is the best way to help develop your business and the greater community.
Our Roots
The St. Catharines – Thorold Chamber of Commerce has been an integral part of the fabric of community since 1867. As a leading voice for business, the Chamber has played a role in the evolution and growth of our cities.

The Chamber has been built on the ideas of past businesses led by members with vision and drive, all of whom were volunteers who knew they could accomplish more by working together, and that the business community was stronger with one voice.

Over the years, the St. Catharines – Thorold Chamber of Commerce has worked hard to provide exceptional value to its members, and by providing leadership on many issues that are important to the business community and indeed the greater community ensuring the advancement of the quality of life in our communities.
Our Roles
The Chamber plays three important roles in St. Catharines and Thorold:

  • The Voice of Business
    As the voice of business, the Chamber plays an important advocacy role by working with all levels of government on issues related to taxation, business regulations, land supply, economic development and necessary public services. Our outstanding Chamber committees - comprised of member volunteers - monitor these issues closely and speak out on behalf of all our members.

  • Helping Business Succeed
    The Chamber is helping business succeed by offering a broad range of products and services that provide networking, marketing and educational opportunities for our members and their employees. The Chamber can help improve the bottom line of your business.

  • Helping Our Community Succeed
    The Chamber is a powerful voice working for a better quality of life for the entire community.
Strategic Plan
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2008-2011 Strategic Plan for the St. Catharines - Thorold Chamber of Commerce.
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Chamber By-laws
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St. Catharines - Thorold Chamber of Commerce: By-laws November 2006.
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Upcoming Events
Event Community Events & Notices
Feb. 17, 2009 - 6:00 PM
Caring Voices
Event Business Breakfast Before Nine!
Feb. 18, 2009 - 7:30 AM
Ostin Room
Event Chamber ICE DOGS Networking Event!
Feb. 19, 2009 - 5:30 PM
ICE DOGS Networking Night
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Question of the Week
Do you think the recently released federal budget provided:
Tax Relief for Businesses
Infrastructure Investment for Economic Stimulus
Addressed interests of Small or Medium Businesses
All of the Above
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