• News for Press Release

    Wednesday, November 24, 2021
    November 23, 2021, Wisconsin Rapids, WI – The Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the 2021 Rekindle the Spirit Parade on Wednesday, November 24th in Wisconsin Rapids at 5:45 PM“We are saddened to hear about the tragedy that occurred in Waukesha over the weekend. Our thoughts and prayers are with those in the community,” said Angel Whitehead, President Heart of Wisconsin Chamber ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber News, Holiday
    Thursday, November 18, 2021
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI – #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday.  This year, #GivingTuesday will be November 30th, 2021.  #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.   With United Way of South Wood & Adams Counties you can get ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Holiday, Member News, Press Release
    Thursday, November 18, 2021
    Prevail Bank is encouraging the Wisconsin Rapids community to donate to the Park Place Adult Day Services. This agency provides a safe environment, with trained professionals and compassionate staff, who help dependent adults maintain the maximum level of independence and function, while promoting socialization and mental stimulation. Anyone in the community can drop off monetary donations to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Member News, Press Release
    Monday, November 15, 2021
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Aspirus Doctors Clinic in Wisconsin Rapids is holding a pediatric COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Thursday, November 18, from 5 to 7 pm by appointment.  Appointments may be scheduled through the MyAspirus app or at myaspirus.org or by calling the Aspirus Call Center at 1-844-568-0701 or Aspirus Doctors Clinic at 715.423.0122.  The pediatric vaccination clinic will administer ...read more
    Categories: Health, Press Release, Community, Member News
    Wednesday, November 10, 2021
    Mid-State Truck Service kicks off their 13th year of supporting the Toys for Tots program with Truckers for Tots!  Mid-State Truck Service started Truckers for Tots 13 years ago to support the Toys for Tots mission of alleviating some financial stress of the holidays while making sure children have something to open on Christmas morning.  Along with their campaign sponsors: Roehl Transport, ...read more
    Categories: Holiday, Press Release, Member News, Community
    Monday, November 01, 2021
    Focused on Bringing Resilience into Business​Wisconsin Rapids, WI – November 1, 2021 Announcing the opening of Blue Collar Consulting, LLC - - right here in Wisconsin Rapids! Specializing in transforming businesses that are interested in creating a resilient and thriving culture, Blue Collar Consulting offers professional consulting services customizable to any size business or personal coaching ...read more
    Categories: Member News, Press Release
    Monday, November 01, 2021
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI – The Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce in partnership with local business hosted Manufacturing Mania as part of Manufacturing Month in October for five area high schools.Students from Lincoln, Pittsville, Nekoosa, Port Edwards, and Assumption High Schools were able to gain insight more about today’s high-tech manufacturing and engineering industries. Participating ...read more
    Categories: Chamber News, Press Release, Education
    Tuesday, October 26, 2021
    The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters and Skyward will once again be holding Educator’s Appreciation Night at Witter Field in 2022. During this evening, the Rafters and Skyward will honor one area teacher as the Skyward Central Wisconsin Teacher of the Year. The selected teacher will have a bobblehead created in their honor, which will be added to the Skyward Central Wisconsin Teacher of the Year ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Member News
    Monday, October 18, 2021
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI – The Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce will be hosting two holiday events this winter, along with several Santa visits.  Wednesday, November 24th Rekindle the Spirit: 5:45PMRekindle your holiday spirit the day before Thanksgiving! Gather downtown at Veteran’s Memorial Park for the annual Lighting Ceremony at 5:45PM. Then, get cozy and enjoy a merry and bright parade ...read more
    Categories: Chamber News, Holiday, Community, Press Release