Register Today for Winter Promotions

Is there anything better than winter in Yelm? Our city looks so beautiful blanketed in a layer of snowy diamonds. Not to mention all the great things that come with winter…like the Christmas parade, which usually kicks off Christmas in the Park. While...

How to Build a Tribe for Your Business

Have you ever noticed that there are influencers on social media who mention an item and no sooner than they do it sells out? The cynical side of me believes there are certain people out there who could talk about how chic dust bunnies are and suddenly there’d...

Thurston Strong Releases New Grants

Thurston Strong Micro-Business Standup Grants Now Available Thurston Strong partners are pleased to announce the availability of microgrant funding for Thurston County small businesses.  The Thurston Strong Micro-Business Standup Grant is offered as a helping hand to...

Try the Tour de Fries

Every July 13th, National Fry Day celebrates America’s favorite side. French fries are also known as chips, fries, finger chips, or French-fried potatoes. Take a fry tour of Yelm with these 5 favorites! Battered fries from The Cattleman The Cattleman is located at...

Yelm Chamber Offers Grant to Businesses

One of the things that the Yelm Chamber really wanted to do when COVID-19 forced shutdowns of local businesses was help. We offered resources to our members, connected them to federal and state grants, but wanted to do more. Thanks to those who selflessly love Yelm,...