A 2021 National Restaurant Association survey of 1,000 adult consumers found that 62% say they’d like to receive restaurant gift cards this holiday season. Here’s a list of 5 reasons to buy restaurant gift cards You can support local businesses Gift cards always...While I’m writing this at the beginning of Thanksgiving week, which will end with Small Business Saturday, saying thanks to small business owners is important year round. Small business owners are a crucial part of our economy. According to a recent Forbes report over...In conjunction with the City of Yelm – Government ‘s Park Advisory Board, the Yelm Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the 2021 Yelm Christmas in the Park Marshalls of Merriment, Tad and Debbie Stillwell! Tad and Debbie were selected based on their... Keep the Cheer Here How to Enter & Claim Prizes Submit photo of original receipt (dated between November 18-December 22), from a locally owned Yelm area restaurant or retail small business to email@example.com, with your name, mailing address and...2021 Holiday Gift Guide (1) We’re gearing up for another holiday season amid COVID. Luckily, the virus numbers are down, and people are venturing out more these days. It’s time to market the importance of shopping local or shopping small. While Small Business Saturday is a good start, why stop...Click the links below to register for this year’s holiday events! 2021 Christmas Parade Registration 2021 Christmas Events Application 2021 Prairie Days Registration Form In 2018, the Yelm Chamber of Commerce wanted a way to honor and celebrate our Chamber members. From this, our Chamber Business Awards were born. We brought together a committee, created six award categories, and opened nominations. The committee vetted the...Learn what it takes to host a Drive 507 Business After Hours with this handy After Hours Guide!