Updates from Bend Chamber


What’s Brewing

The Business Case for Inclusive Workplaces

February 9 | 5-7:30pm
Tetherow Pavilion
$25 Members | $40 Non-members
Learn why building welcoming workspaces can strengthen your team: from improved recruitment and retention to measurable increases in revenue. You’ll hear from local business leaders who’ve successfully implemented inclusive practices and have concrete examples to share.
We’ll have plenty of time for networking — plus bites and beverages provided by Deschutes Brewery and AVID Cider.
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Featured Speakers

Joshua Romero
Sr. Program Manager, Employee Experience & Engagement,
City of Bend

Stefanie Siebold
Certified Coach,
PIQue Coaching and Strategy


Jody Saffert
DEI Chair for Central Oregon SHRM,
St. Charles Health System

Kôr Workforce Housing Lottery

Employer Info Session

January 25 | 12-3pm
Kôr Community Land Trust
Free to Attend
Registration Required
In partnership with the Bend Chamber, Kôr Community Land Trust is piloting its Workforce Housing Program in its next affordable housing community. Kôr will give preference for four homes to employees of partnering employers during the housing lottery of its Poplar Community.
Employers will apply first and, if qualified, will ensure preference for their employees in the April housing lottery.
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Bend ADU Resource Fair

February 7 | 5-6:30pm
Open Space Event Studio
Free to Attend
Registration Required
ADU curious? Join us for our Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Resource Fair!
We will have various resources and experts ready to answer your questions about ADU design, permitting, construction, finance, and more!
Come learn more about ADUs and see if it may be the right fit for you.
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