This week, 11th grade Economics and Personal Finance students at Eastern View High School (EVHS) and Culpeper County High School (CCHS) participated in Mock Interviews. The Mock Interview program, sponsored by Career Partners, Inc., aims to give students practice applying and interviewing for a job in a simulated environment where they can practice their skills and obtain real-time feedback from their interviewer. Interviewers are local business and community members who volunteer their time to work
Dear Friend, Perhaps you have noticed “DEMENTIA FRIENDLY” decals in the windows of restaurants and businesses in one or more of our 5 counties? What on earth does this mean, you may ask? A Dementia Friendly business is one that is welcoming to people living with dementia and their friends and family. It is important to understand the signs and symptoms of the disease to be able to respond in a friendly and welcoming way. A few years ago, I was approached by a gentleman who had recently relocated to
November 22, 2023 Dear Friend, Perhaps you have noticed “DEMENTIA FRIENDLY” decals in the windows of restaurants and businesses in one or more of our 5 counties? What on earth does this mean, you may ask? A Dementia Friendly business is one that is welcoming to people living with dementia and their friends and family. It is important to understand the signs and symptoms of the disease to be able to respond in a friendly and welcoming way. A few years ago, I was approached by a gentleman who had
Culpeper County School Board will hold a public hearing on the proposed Strategic Plan for Culpeper County Public Schools on Monday, December 11, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. at the County Administration Office, 302 N. Main Street. Parents and citizens are encouraged to provide input regarding their views of the educational needs of our students and priorities of our school division. A draft of the strategic plan may be viewed on the division's website, www.culpeperschools.org.
MEDIA ANNOUNCEMENT Contact: Town Planning Department Phone: (540) 829 – 8260 November 16, 2023Town of Culpeper Seeks Input for Street Safety Improvement Plan TAKE SURVEY NOW https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MKBYZ2B The Town of Culpeper is seeking community feedback to help guide the development of an action plan through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Safe Streets 4 All (SS4A) grant program. The projects identified in the action plan will be a major input in updating the Town's thoroughfare plan,
People Inc. is now recruiting volunteers for this tax season! Are you looking for an opportunity to give back to your community? Do you enjoy working with the public and want to make a difference in the lives of community members who may face barriers to completing their taxes? If so, consider volunteering with VITA, People Incorporated’s volunteer-powered tax preparation program. You don’t need to have accounting experience to volunteer with VITA. All you need is the ability to enter data into a tax
Press Release For Immediate Release: November 28, 2023 Candice Hayes Special Events Coordinator Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. 540-825-4416 email@example.com www.culpeperdowntown.com Enjoy the Culpeper Downtown Winter Farmers Market in December! The Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market is excited to welcome the return of the Winter Market to Culpeper Downtown! Located in the East Davis Street parking lot, close to all your favorite restaurants and shops, you can find the Winter Market
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Town Planning Department Phone: (540) 829-8260 November 15, 2023Fine Free Holiday Parking – Culpeper Parking Authority Link to Digital Release In order to recognize downtown businesses and promote visits to the downtown during the holiday season, the Town of Culpeper Parking Authority has declared a “Fine Free Holiday Parking” beginning November 17, 2023 and running through January 2, 2024. During this period, parking fines will not be enforced and all-day
Date: Nov. 14, 2023Contact: Casey Hollins Managing Director - Communications and Public Relations (540) 891-5908, firstname.lastname@example.orgFredericksburg, Va. — Through The Power of Change, Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (REC) member-owners give voluntarily to support nonprofits that support those in need.Most participants round up their electric bill to the next whole dollar, but gifts can also be a set monthly amount or a one-time
Nominate Someone Amazing Aging Together is now seeking nominations for adults over the age of 50 who have gone above and beyond to make their communities a better place to live and work. We don't know who you know! Send in a nomination by January 12, 2024. One person will be chosen from each county: Culpeper, Fauquier, Madison, Orange, & Rappahannock For criteria to nominate: www.agingtongether.org/events Questions? 540-829-6405SAVE THE DATE: 5 Over 50 celebration is May 1, 2024
Date: Nov. 6, 2023Contact: Casey Hollins Managing Director—Communications and Public Relations (540)-891-5908, email@example.comREC Awards $20,000 in Scholarships to Local StudentsFredericksburg, Va. – Each year, Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (REC) awards $20,000 in scholarship funds to local students who are seeking to advance their career goals by attending a college or a career and technical school. “REC’s scholarship program
Meet Chris McBride, a retired Marine Corps Veteran who manages the disAbility Resource Center's Home Modification Grant Programs. Chris is a true testament to resilience, and he's committed to helping individuals with disabilities make their homes safer and more accessible. If your home isn't as accessible as it could be, contact Chris today (540-373-2559 or firstname.lastname@example.org) to talk about how we can help you!
inKLEINed Renovations is a new local contractor with several years of remodeling service experience. We are interior renovation specialists with a focus on building projects with the 3 C’s- communication, care, and conclusion. We are excited to be new members of the Culpeper Chamber of Commerce and to be now serving Culpeper!
For Immediate Release November 14, 2023 The Warming Center at St. Luke’s To Open Monday, November 27 Culpeper County, VA – Encompass Community Supports, Culpeper Winter Heat Shelter and St. Luke’s Lutheran Church are collaborating to prevent homelessness and provide a low barrier emergency shelter while offering a wide range of services to those seeking housing. Established in 2008, the Culpeper Winter Heat Shelter was hosted at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, managed by a fully volunteer oversight
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Anne Payne Brooks, Assistant Director of Environmental Services Phone: 540-825-0285 November 8, 2023 Due to the impact of the continuing drought on our water resource, the Town of Culpeper is increasing the use of our groundwater wells and reducing the use of surface water in an effort to reduce the impact to the water level in Lake Culpeper. Because of this change, some customers may notice different aesthetic qualities in their drinking water, primarily due to surface
Holiday Parties at Graves Mountain Farm & Lodges 4 Different Options for the Holidays: 1. Holiday Party 2. Restaurant Get-Together 3. Santa's Breakfast or Lunch 4. Ladies Get-togethers with "No Wrapping Zone" Cocktails For more information - Holidays – Christmas – Parties in Madison , Culpeper, Orange and Charlottesville - Graves Mountain Farm & Lodges
If you're thinking about opening a franchise, there are a few things you should take into consideration. Namely, you should understand what goes into franchise ownership and have a clear idea of the downsides and upsides of franchise ownership. Additionally, you should know how to write a business plan for a franchise and understand why an LLC is often a good choice for this type of business. Keep reading this helpful guide from the Culpeper Chamber of Commerce to learn more.What Are the Downsides of
Culpeper Chamber of Commerce
629 Sperryville Pike
Culpeper, VA 22701