Scholarship Program

The program was temporarily suspended in 2017, and will be revamped in 2018 with some additional scholarship opportunities. Through The Chamber of St. Matthews Scholarship Program, the Chamber seeks to support higher education by awarding scholarships to graduating...

New Member Orientation

New Member Orientation is designed to bring new and existing members together for a brief session of networking and learning provided by the Chamber staff.  The first thirty minutes of New Member Orientation is for open networking, this allows new members to talk...

How to Take Control of Your Time

I’ve always heard people say that time speeds up as you get older. Adults spend less time learning and acquiring new skills, instead they rest in habitual actions doing the same thing daily. It becomes easy to do the same things daily especially when you’re managing...

Keeping Your Small Business Team Motivated

If you are a parent, you may choose to punish your child by taking away a luxury of theirs to keep them motivate in school. If you are an employer, you may be tempted to reward an employee with a raise if you begin to notice their progress decreasing. Neither of these...

The Annual Gala: Why It Is the Place to Be

When most people first hear about the Gala they don’t want to go, the idea of getting dressed up and going to a big party with or without a date can be incredibly daunting. Some people will have a change of heart and go, and those that do are typically very glad...