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Tuesday, September 08, 2020
Contact:Jordan Ferrell , Charleston Area Alliance304-340-4253 | Office304-692-5982 | MobileFor immediate release: Tuesday, September 8, 2020PRESS RELEASECharleston Area Alliance Releases Findings from Market-Rate Housing Needs Report  Bowen National Research conducted the study, made possible by support from the Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation and United Bank.     Charleston, W.Va. - ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
Thursday, July 23, 2020
$50,000 AWARDED TO 16 SMALL BUSINESSES IN KANAWHA COUNTY  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, July 23, 2020   Charleston, W.Va. – The Charleston Area Alliance is pleased to announce that 16 small businesses in Kanawha County are receiving individual awards of $3,125 as a form of gap funding as part of its Back to Business Kanawha Valley Program, created to support small businesses during the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, June 19, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Jordan Ferrell, Charleston Area AllianceVP, Communications & Development  jferrell@charlestonareaalliance.org304-692-5982 Joseph Kelley, CareSourceManager, Media RelationsJoseph.Kelley@CareSource.com513-509-8466  CareSource Foundation Supports Program to get Kanawha County “Back to Business” in West Virginia Insurance Provider Donates $50,000 to Charleston Area ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, June 02, 2020
For immediate release: June 2, 2020Charleston Parking Garage Receives a Facelift Charleston organizations work together to install hanging flower boxes at a downtown parking garage Charleston, W. Va. - A City of Charleston parking garage is now "in bloom" thanks to several Charleston organizations. The Dickinson Street garage received 22 hanging flower boxes located on the corners of Dickinson ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, December 20, 2019
Learn more about what's going on at the Alliance in our latest newsletter, here  !  In this month's article: Charleston Business Snapshot shares local strengths, opportunities for Charleston's business community Alliance Around the Town 2019 Holiday Window Display Contest WinnersJanuary events preview Member update 
Categories: Community
Thursday, December 19, 2019
CHARLESTON AREA ALLIANCE ANNOUNCE WINNERS OF 2019 DOWNTOWN HOLIDAY WINDOW DISPLAY CONTEST The Charleston Area Alliance announced the winners of its third Downtown Charleston Holiday Window Display Contest, sponsored by Arnett Carbis Toothman with support from WV Radio Corporation.  Thirty-three businesses participated in the contest, producing fun and festive store windows and ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, December 19, 2019
The Charleston Area Alliance received a grant from the Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation and BB&T to conduct business surveys around Charleston. The Alliance visited businesses to learn and understand their strengths and challenges. Once collected, the Alliance created a snapshot report and presented the results to business owners and community members.  To access the report, click here . 
Categories: Community, Economic
Monday, December 16, 2019
Learn more about what's going on at the Alliance in our latest newsletter, here !  In this month's article: Celebrate the Holiday Season in Downtown CharlestonAlliance Around the Town Charleston Regional Chamber of Commerce 2020 Issues & Eggs December events preview Member update 
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
The Charleston Area Alliance October News + Events features our young professionals program, Generation Charleston. Read the full newsletter here! 
Categories: General News Article
Monday, September 23, 2019
The Charleston Area Alliance September News + Events features the Alliance's Small Business Incubator Program located at 1116 Smith Street in Charleston. Read the full newsletter here! 
Categories: General News Article
Monday, August 26, 2019
The Charleston Area Alliance August News + Events features our Elevations Professional Women's Network. Read the full newsletter here! 
Categories: General News Article
Friday, August 16, 2019
The Charleston Area Alliance July News + Events features words from our board chairman, Steve Hedrick, Alliance Around Town, and Leadership Kanawha Valley registration information. Read the full newsletter here! 
Categories: Community, Chamber, General News Article
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Read about the latest happenings at the Charleston Area Alliance in our June newsletter -- click here!In this month's newsletter: Chemical & Polymer Supply Chain Expo connects companies with suppliers to facilitate new growthTwo local small businesses expand to new locationsPhotos from "Alliance About Town"Upcoming eventsMembership updates
Categories: Community
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Read about the latest happenings at the Charleston Area Alliance in our April newsletter -- click here!In this month's newsletter: Leadership Kanawha Valley class members work together to strengthen their community impactPhotos from "Alliance About Town"Upcoming eventsMembership updatesStreetfest is back!
Thursday, March 28, 2019
Fourteen awards were handed out on March 28 at the Charleston Area Alliance's annual "We Love Our Community Awards" event at the Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center. Sponsored by Spilman Thomas & Battle, these awards honor some of the people, projects, programs and organizations that make the Charleston community stronger and brighter.  “These award winners make significant contributions ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
The Charleston Area Alliance today applauded the announcement by the Appalachian Regional Commission that it has awarded a nearly $80,000 technical assistance grant to study the potential for a craft beer and spirit trail in central and western West Virginia.The Alliance brought together the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI), Putnam County Economic Development Authority, Huntington Area Development ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic