Welcome to Portales Roosevelt County Chamber!
The Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce, located in downtown Portales, New Mexico is actively involved in partnership with its members, promoting the growth and well-being of the community. Among those partnerships are Eastern New Mexico University and Cannon Air Force Base’s 27th Special Operations Wing. Among the attractions in the area are Blackwater Draw Museum, Blackwater Site National Historic Landmark,
the Dalley Windmill Museum and Oasis State Park.
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Every Day is Beautiful in Green Valley
With a wide variety of events and opportunities, Green Valley has something to offer everyone. Celebrate the fun of the Minnesota State Fair with us each summer. Enjoy a scenic stroll through our many parks or play a round of golf at one of our three courses. Have your picture taken with the World’s Largest Owl and marvel at all the beautiful outdoor murals throughout the town.
Our community offers a thriving economy, superb schools, traditional values, faith and fellowship, helpful services, and many entertainment options. Green Valley is truly the ideal place for new ventures and new growth because every day is abeautiful day.
COVID-19 Business Resources
The Roosevelt County Chamber is working hard to make sure our members have the resources they need during the COVID-19 crisis and its impact on business. We are continually updating our news release section with the latest information which also posts to social media. Here are other links for informations and assistance:
All Together New Mexico Guide to Reopening https://indd.adobe.com/view/f8c729a4-3094-4157-af47-b13eddea33f2
NM Small Business Development Center business assistance District Office 505-428-4680
Small Business Administration loans https://www.sba.gov/page/coronavirus-covid-19-small-business-guidance-loan-resources
Small Business Loan Resource list https://www.sba.gov/covid-19-funding-sources/index.html
NM Economic Development Dept. https://gonm.biz/about-us/covid-19-response
CDC Guide for Business Response https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/guidance-business-response.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fspecific-groups%2Fguidance-business-response.html
NMDA Rural Development COVID-19 resources https://www.rd.usda.gov/coronavirus
U.S. Dept Labor Paid sick leave, family leave, posters and more https://www.dol.gov/agencies/whd/pandemic
Business of the Month
Hair Haven Salon was selected as Business of the Month for May by the Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce. Owner/operator Brenda Landeros sponsored her daughter as a candidate in the 2020 Little Miss Merry Christmas contest. With the field light due to the pandemic, Hair Haven and the Landeros family still came through with a generous amount of fundraising as daughter Citalaly won the title. Hair Haven also remodeled and moved into its current location at 216 W. 2nd St. at the start of the pandemic. Call her at (575) 226-4247.
Volunteer of the Month
The PHS Culinary Arts class along with Coach J (Glenn Johnson) were recognized as the May Volunteers of the Month by the Chamber. Johnson offered his business, Coach J’s Barbeque Shack to prepare a special barbeque fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity of Eastern New Mexico in support of it’s 15th home. He enlisted help from the class, utilizing around 20 students in all phases from preparation to serving of the meal. According to Habitat President Jerome Clemmons the event netted the organization approximately $4,500.