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COVID-19 RESOURCES

Latest COVID-19 News Impacting & Resources for Chamber Members New as of March 25th – SBA Express Bridge Loan This program allows small businesses who currently have a business relationship with an SBA Express Lender to access up to $25,000 with less paperwork. These loans can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help… Read more »

Delmarva Power Warns Customers About Utility Scammers During COVID-19 Pandemic

NEWARK, Del. (March 26, 2020) – With Delaware, Maryland and the world experiencing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Delmarva Power is reminding customers to always be on alert for potential scams targeting energy customers. Scams occur throughout the year, but the company has seen an increase in scam attempts with scammers using this health crisis… Read more »

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Atlantic General Hospital Reminds Public of COVID-19 Screening Options

As Worcester County and the surrounding area begins to see their first confirmed cases of COVID-19, Atlantic General Hospital would like to remind the community of what individuals should do if experiencing signs or symptoms of the illness. If you have symptoms or you have been exposed to the virus through direct contact with someone… Read more »

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BHHS Gallo Realty Welcomes Sales Associate Lawrence Dunlap

The management, agents, and staff of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Gallo Realty welcome new Sales Associate Lawrence Anthony Dunlap to its Bethany Beach office. Lawrence, who was born and raised in coastal Massachusetts, has lived on the Delmarva Peninsula since 2013. “The peace and quiet alongside the natural beauty of the landscape with endless waterways, tributaries,… Read more »

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Ocean Pines 7th Annual Car Show on Sunday, May 31st

The Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that they will be hosting their 7th Annual Car Show on Sunday, May 31st. The Car Show will be held at the Ocean Pines Veterans Memorial Park located on the corner of Cathell and Racetrack Roads. There will be plenty of food and business vendors… Read more »

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Athletes Against Alzheimer’s Announces Fundraising Initiative & 5K Run/Walk

After five years of fundraising in Sussex County, Delaware for the Alzheimer’s Association, Delaware Valley Chapter, and more than $90,000 raised to date, Athletes Against Alzheimer’s founder, Michael Loftus, has expanded the scope of initiatives he intends to fund. Loftus, of LoftusWealth Strategies, a wealth management and financial planning business in Millville wants to continue… Read more »

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Women & Minority Business Expo

While Maryland is comprised of, roughly, 52% women and 41% non-Caucasian citizens, only 39% of all Maryland businesses in 2012 were owned by women and 38% were owned by minorities.  Community and business leaders across the Lower Eastern Shore are joining forces to offer the public a Women and Minority Business Resource Expo on May… Read more »

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Valor Awards Stories

Read the stories of the acts of valor each of this year’s Valor Awards Nominees! Overall Valor Award Winner: Chief Larry Corrigan of the Frankford Police Department. Nomination during his tenure at the Fenwick Island Police Department Incident 1:  Corporal Corrigan was investigating the ongoing stalking and harassment of a local business owner and had… Read more »

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Bunny Palooza 5k/10k Run/Walk Presented by QRCF is April 11!

Presented by Mango’s, The Quiet Resorts Charitable Foundation (QRCF) is pleased to announce the seventh annual Bunny Palooza on Saturday, April 11, the Saturday morning before Easter Sunday.  Bunny Palooza offers three options in which to participate: a 10K run, 5K run/walk or a combination 10k and 5k run/walk.  The 10k Run is $35; Bunny… Read more »

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The Gallo Gives Foundation Awards Community Donations

As part of its continual effort to make a difference in the community in which it lives and serves, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Gallo Realty’s Gallo Gives Foundation awarded several of its 2019 fourth-quarter earnings donations to Delaware Hospice, Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition, Milton Community Food Pantry, Habitat for Humanity, People’s Place, Immanuel Shelter, and the… Read more »

    In order to protect both our staff and the public, we are regrettably closing the Visitor Information Center until April 12th, we are planning to re-open to the public at 9:00 AM on Monday April 13th.

    Chamber members are encouraged to make appointments to meet with the Chamber Staff. 

    All State Parks are free until April 30, and annual passes are available to be purchased online here.