Aug 3, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Judy Martz Women in Leadership Fund

KALISPELL — The Montana Chamber Foundation announced on Thursday the creation of a fund to enhance Montana’s future women leaders — the Judy Martz “Women in Leadership” grant. The first award will be presented at the 2019 Governors’ Cup Golf Tournament. The grant (up to $5,000) will be awarded annually thereafter to a woman to enhance her educational, professional or …

Aug 2, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Montana Chamber Foundation releases State of Entrepreneurship report

KALISPELL–– On Thursday, the Montana Chamber Foundation released the State of Entrepreneurship report during the 13th annual Economic Update Series entitled Make Montana Home: Enticing Entrepreneurs. This study was completed by the Bureau of Business and Economic Research at the University of Montana and made possible by a grant from the Gianforte Family Foundation. The State of Entrepreneurship Report details …

Aug 1, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Kuntz Memorial Scholarship winner announced

HELENA– – The Montana Chamber Foundation awarded the third annual Kelly Kuntz Memorial Scholarship to Billings Skyview graduate Emily Pinnow. She is majoring in communications, with a business minor, at Whitworth University in Washington. The $2,000 scholarship is in memory of former Foundation board member, Kelly Kuntz. “I am very pleased to be awarded the Kelly Kuntz Memorial Scholarship,” Pinnow …

Jul 27, 2018|Press Release

Montana Chamber Presents Analysis on CCUS Technology

HELENA —The Montana Chamber of Commerce presented a report on Thursday before the meeting of the Montana Environmental Quality Council (EQC) on the potential benefits of additional research and development into Carbon Capture, Utilization & Sequestration, or CCUS. CCUS is a technology-based solution to decreasing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. “Montana is resource rich with a plentiful amount coal, but that …

Jul 25, 2018|News Alert, Press Release

Montana Manufacturing Jobs Summit announced

Today we are excited to announce that U.S. Sen. Steve Daines, the Montana Manufacturing Association, the Manufacturing Alliance of the Kalispell Chamber of Commerce, the Montana Manufacturing Extension Center and the Montana Chamber Foundation are co-sponsoring the 2018 Montana Manufacturing Jobs Summit. The summit will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Kalispell on November 8-9, 2018. “Montana’s manufacturers are …