Diversity, Equity and Inclusion…. The Face of Compassion
Diversity, equity and inclusion (hereafter referred to as DEI) are key elements in creating a fair and equal culture where everyone can work and feel valued and treated with respect, regardless of their race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or any other characteristic. The objective of DEI is to create a culture where individuals feel valued, supported, and empowered to walk in authenticity and have an equal opportunity to succeed and reach their full potential.
CFAC celebrates diverse membership
Diversification in today's fast-paced environment is necessary for any organization. Public, private, or nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) should practice diversification to be effective. Diversity is vital to larger organizations or businesses and a...
What Diversity, Equity and Inclusion means to me
For me, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) are like the proverbial three-legged stool.
Volunteering at Career Partners STEM Day
We had a wonderful time volunteering at Career Partners STEM Day at Culpeper Regional Airport yesterday.
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of RRCS
It was an honor and a pleasure to attend Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services 50th Anniversary Celebration last night at Rock Hill Farm.
Calling all photography enthusiasts!
The Culpeper Chamber of Commerce is rebranding our 2023 Culpeper Chamber of Commerce Community Guide and Business Directory and we’re asking the community to be a part of our next cover!
Shop small, shop local: Support your community this holiday season
It might not be Santa’s workshop, but it’s close. If you are looking for the perfect holiday gift this season, you don’t have to look far – everything you need is in Culpeper. We always stress the importance of shopping local and supporting small businesses, but this...
Everything Looks Different
It’s a phrase I’ve quickly grown tired of this year – “everything looks different.”
Unfortunately, that phrase perfectly encompasses the reality that is 2020. Businesses know this all too well – projections are off, revenues are down, foot traffic stopped entirely and has not returned to normal yet. The COVID-19 pandemic has affected all of us – it’s separated us, divided us and stressed us all out.
Resources for businesses during COVID-19
It doesn’t hurt to ask for help. It’s a lesson that can difficult to learn in life, that it’s OK to need a hand during trying times. In the Culpeper, we’ve found that time and time again – when a neighbor needs help, our community answers the call. That has been...
The Chamber is busy!
During the last few months, we’ve heard a lot about “getting back to normal.” Unfortunately, it looks like we’re going to be living in a “new normal” for the time being – but that doesn’t mean we can’t continue to connect our community and help our small businesses...
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Culpeper, VA 22701