Welcome to the Northern Gateway Regional Chamber
Serving Northern Coos County which includes the towns of Dalton, Groveton/Northumberland, Lancaster, Jefferson, Randolph, Stark, Stratford, Whitefield, NH as well as Lunenburg and Guidhall, VT.
Message From the President
The Great North Woods is an extraordinary region that is richly diverse and complex. Traveling along the banks of the Connecticut and Ammonoosuc Rivers, one sees a unique blending of history with current economic development. Whether you’re an old friend, a new friend, or considering moving your business to the area, you will find the Northern Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce (NGRCC) is the premier business advocacy organization in Coos County.
Organized in 1958, our Chamber of Commerce focuses its efforts primarily on the ten communities of Lancaster, Whitefield, Dalton, Randolph, Jefferson, Groveton/Northumberland, Stark and Stratford, NH as well as Lunenburg and Guildhall, VT.
We provide members with marketing opportunities, professional development and networking opportunities and so much more. Our office and website make hundreds of referrals each year by providing potential customers and clients with information about your business.
A direct benefit of your membership is having the Chamber’s board of directors, committees, and staff working with and for you to make this region a better place in which to do business. The Chamber encourages all members to be involved in events or programs and to provide input on the direction and focus of our activities.
If you have any questions about the region or the NGRCC’s program of work, please contact us. We are working hard every day to support the progress of this already fabulous community.
Jim Weagle - President of the NGRCC
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The Northern Gateway Regional Chamber is dedicated to supporting our local businesses, providing resources to assist you in preparing for, and working through the challenges related to (COVID-19.) As a community we are all in this together, and if you have questions or need anything at all we encourage you to reach out to us.
Small Businesses Administration (SBA) provides disaster assistance both online, or by email or call (603) 225-1400 or (800) 659-2955. The New Hampshire Small Business Development Center (NHSBDC) is a great resource for businesses navigating Covid along with useful webinars online or call 603.862.2200.
NH SBDC is the leading resource for business advising and education for small to medium businesses in the Granite State. Their advisors meet with small business clients from all sectors seeking advice on financing, improving operations, management infrastructure, business sustainability best practices, bringing new products to market, and where to start in launching a new business or purchasing/selling an existing one. Whether you are in the early stages of a creating a business or are well-established, you can benefit from SBDC’s no-cost, individualized, expert business advising.
For more information and to check out their webinars and online courses, visit nhsbdc.org.
To schedule an appointment, please click "Request Advising" Button below and indicate that you heard about SBDC from the Chamber of Commerce.
Over the past 36 years, NH SBDC has advised or trained more than 106,000 New Hampshire entrepreneurs, helping them start over 2,100 businesses and create more than 8,300 jobs.
Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and through assistance provided by the State of New Hampshire. The NH SBDC is an outreach program of the UNH Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics in conjunction with SBA, the New Hampshire Department of Business and Economic Affairs, the University of New Hampshire, and the private sector.
Welcome our newest chamber member Doolan Fuel Company, Inc.
Owner Mitchell Doolan is a Lancaster native and longtime county sheriff's deputy.
Doolan Fuel Company, Inc.
P.O. Box 145, Lancaster, NH 03584
Office: 603-788-4422 Cell: 603-631-0129