Chamber of Commerce Business & Education Committee
What We Do - Providing career information for the local youth
Job Shadowing - Please contact us if you are a student who is interested in Job Shadowing. We can help connect you to a local business in your career field of interest. Use the contact page to send us a message.
College and Career Fair - Local employers as well as schools will be on hand to talk to the public about jobs or educational opportunities. There is no fee to attend. High school students are welcome. Dates for next year's event will be announced. Please click here for links of interest.
Our Mission Statement
The Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce Business and Education Committee will serve to promote and assist with career development activities in area schools. The committee will offer opportunities for communication and collaboration between Juniata River area businesses and educational organizations in order to enhance the preparedness of all students to enter or advance in the workforce.
History Of Business and Education Committee
The Chamber of Commerce Business and Education Committee has been in existence for more than eight years, serving the needs of Mifflin and Juniata County students, educators and businesses, using the following activities, among others:
- Educator in the Workplace Tours
- Professional Development Opportunities for Educators
- High School Career Fairs
- Creation of Career Exploration Website called Biz Buzz Juniata Valley
- Workplace Tours for Students
- Mock Interviews
- Business Professional Classroom Speakers List
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