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Community-Wide Job Fair Set for April 14

March 31, 2015

Area employers will be recruiting for more than 600 jobs at a community-wide job fair on Tuesday, April 14, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Institute for Advanced Learning & Research (150 Slayton Avenue, Danville). 


Chamber Seeks Applications for Junior Leadership Southside

March 23, 2015

The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to open the application process for our seventh program year of Junior Leadership Southside. 


Application Process Opens for Leadership Southside XXI

March 23, 2015

Applications are currently being accepted for the 2015-16 class of Leadership Southside.  The deadline for applications to be returned to the Chamber of Commerce office is May 29, 2015.


Education Grants Being Solicited

March 23, 2015

Area educators will have the opportunity to compete for approximately $120,000 in teacher creativity grants in this year’s grant program, sponsored by the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber Foundation. 


Chamber Solicits Nominations for Young Professional Awards

March 16, 2015

The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce is soliciting nominations for its Young Professionals PACE (Professional and Community Engagement) Awards which will be presented to exceptional young professionals in the Danville-Pittsylvania County region. 


Students to Pitch Business Plans

March 13, 2015

Students in grades 6 through 12 from the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) in Danville and Pittsylvania County will take the stage at Danville Community College’s Silverman Auditorium on Wednesday, March 18, at 6 p.m. to present their business plans to an audience that includes a panel of local industry and community leaders.


Workshop to be Held on Running for Public Office

March 11, 2015

Interested citizens who may be considering running for public office this year or in future years, or who have an interest in learning more about the election process, are encouraged to attend an upcoming workshop on “How to Run for Public Office.”


Legislators tout efficient, speedy session with GOP majority

March 6, 2015

The Dan River Region’s state legislators touted an effective and on-time General Assembly session — due in part to the GOP majority avoiding a budget showdown over Medicaid expansion


Hargrave named a "Virginia School of Character"

March 6, 2015

Character.org, a national nonprofit encouraging character education across the country, has named Hargrave Military Academy in Chatham a 2015 Virginia School of Character.


Local women discuss their roads to business success

March 5, 2015

The three Dan River Region female business leaders that spoke during the first We Lead: Women Empowered discussion minimized the role of their sex in their careers.


Breakfast meeting to feature Danville Family YMCA

March 5, 2015

Sarah Folmar, Chief Executive Officer of the Danville Family YMCA, will be the featured speaker at Business at Breakfast on Wednesday, March 25, at 7:30 a.m. at Danville Family YMCA (215 Riverside Drive, Danville). 


Community Wide Job Fair Planned for April 14

March 3, 2015

A community-wide job fair will be held on Tuesday, April 14, at The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (150 Slayton Avenue, Danville) from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Nominations Solicited for Chamber's Pinnacle Award

March 3, 2015

The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce is soliciting nominations for its Pinnacle Award which is presented to a business or organization whose outstanding achievements serve as a model for success.