Independents Week – Will You Take the Indie Challenge?

    Keep It Local Columbia County invites you to celebrate Independents Week on July 1st – 7th. Independents Week is all about taking the time to recognize our local independent businesses and the community values they embody: Their spirit of entrepreneurship, individuality, uniqueness, and character. How they give back to our community with their Read more…

What is Catch the Holiday Spirit?

Have you heard of the Catch the Holiday Spirit Campaign? The Keep It Local Columbia County committee is implementing this program in Scappoose, St Helens, Rainier, Clatskanie & Vernonia.  The program starts on Nov 19th for Shoppers until Dec 28th, 2016. Catch the Holiday Spirit Campaign is a program modeled off Clatskanie Chamber.  Nancy Romero Read more…

Collaboration is Key! GCAP(Government Contractor Assistance Program) Workshop Nov 16th

FREE SMALL BUSINESS TRAINING OPPORTUNITY Sponsored by Keep It Local Columbia County Keep It Local Columbia County is sponsoring a free Public Government Contracting 101 workshop on Wednesday, November 16th, 2:00 – 4:30 pm, at the Columbia Soil and Water Conservation District, 35285 Millard Rd., Saint Helens, Oregon 97051. This entry-level class is geared to Read more…