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On-line referrals come from our website, whartonchamber.com. The numbers are generated from use of this directory, including clicking to the member’s website, clicking and calling the phone number from a smart phone, or clicking to a member website.

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How do you know what you know?

Be very careful about automated calls all together, like this one asking you to "verify your business with Google." It starts with "please do not hang up." A good rule of thumb, perhaps, is do not give out privileged information over the phone unless you initiate the...

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COVID-19 Info

Listed in this post are some helpful links to websites with information on COVID-19.

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Citywide Garage Sale

The 12th Annual Citywide Garage Sale will be held Friday and Saturday, June 5th and 6th 2020. $20 to participate and to be listed on the driving guide. Sign up form coming soon! More details to come!

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2020 Business Expo & Job Fair

Feb. 18 offers a unique opportunity to showcase your business, look for qualified people to work for you, or to look for a job or a new career for yourself. It will all be at the Wharton County Business Expo & Job Fair, Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the Wharton Civic...

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Harvey business recovery grants available

For some, Hurricane Harvey is a memory. But for others, lives are still trying to recover. We are the Wharton Chamber of Commerce. We are focusing on the business end. But not alone. We are collaborating with the Wharton Economic Development Corp. The chamber, itself,...

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Shop Small!

Constant Contact, the group email service, put out an excellent guide why you should shop where you live. It’s about doing a good thing for the right reasons and enjoy doing it! Here we go: 1. People love supporting peopleAs a customer, it feels great to know that you...

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Four new board to join Wharton

Wharton Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture will have four new board members come Oct. 1. Joining the board will be Lacy Border, Debra Evens, Richard Lockley, and Dr. David Tripulas. They were elected by members of the chamber through mail-in ballots, with a deadline...

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Kolkhorst to speak at Oct. 18 Lunch and Learn

With so many issues facing Texas, you will want to attend the chamber’s next Lunch and Learn. The guest speaker is our state senator, Lois Kolkhorst. It will be on Friday, Oct. 18, at the Wharton Civic Center. It starts at noon and will be over by 1:30 pm. Tickets are...

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