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21st of December 2016

DC Council Passes Paid Family Leave Bill

The DC Council gave final approval to the Paid Family Leave legislation that will give private sector workers some of the most robust medical leave benefits in the nation.  The legislation creates a new arm of government that will levy a 0.62 percent payroll tax on employers browse around this site. The bill passed 9-4 […]


12th of December 2016

Small Business, Big Impact

You only need one hand to count back the years to the time Waco, Texas was known perhaps for Baylor University and most likely for the 1993 Branch Davidian tragedy.  For me Waco was always the town I veered off the highway for a pitstop during my three hour drive from my home in Arlington to […]


5th of December 2016

DC Paid Family Leave Act

The DC City Council is scheduled to vote on the proposed DC Paid Family Leave Act during the legislative session Tuesday, December 6. The proposed legislation appears to have a majority support within the Council. The act would require 11 weeks of paid leave for parents to care for newborn or adopted children and 8 […]


9th of November 2016

Service Above Self

The Rotary Club of Capitol Hill is a new member of CHAMPS. The club currently has 29 members and is actively involved in service work, including through its new Pro Bono Initiative. Teams of Rotarians and non-Rotarians work with Capitol Hill and DC nonprofits to help them solve strategic issues they face. One example of our pro bono projects is […]


17th of October 2016

CHAMPS Welcomes Betsy Poos as Executive Director

CHAMPS ushers in a new era today with the start of Betsy Poos as Executive Director.  Ms. Poos is a longtime Capitol Hill resident and previously served on the CHAMPS Board of Directors.  She enters the position with experience in public policy and small business ownership.  She recently introduced herself to CHAMPS members at the […]


2nd of September 2016

What You Need to Know About the Proposed Eastern Market Main Street

On Wednesday, August 24th, the principal organizers for the application of an “Eastern Market Main Street” held their second public meeting to discuss the project. The meeting, at Mr. Henry’s was well attended by members of the local business community. Most notably, there was a large turnout from permanent Eastern Market vendors.  For many, this […]


29th of May 2016

Fresh Logo, Updated Website, Renewed Mission

CHAMPS is excited to launch a fresh logo, wholesale nba jerseys updated website design, and renewed mission. 2015-16 has been a busy year behind the scenes for our nine-member Board of Directors. The logo and website re-design offered an opportunity to renew and rethink our intentions and direction as Capitol Hill’s Chamber of Commerce. Key […]


1st of March 2016

Security Camera Rebate Program Provides Assistance to Hill Businesses Installing Security Cameras

This spring, Mayor cheap jerseys Audio Bowser rolled out wholesale nba jerseys a Security Camera Rebate Program that Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen led through the Council. This program provides financial assistance to businesses that install security cameras that face public space. Almost 2013 every block of Ward 6 is covered in this program; the full list of Ward […]


1st of February 2016

THIH Calendar and Business Directory Discount

The Hill is Home is excited to announce that they have added <a href="http://www cheap levitra.locumtenensdaily.com/locums-tax-tips-for-the-2014-tax-season/”>For a business directory to their site! To celebrate the launch of the new directory, they are offering a 50% discount for any businesses that sign up before February 29. Signing up for the directory will add your business or Hilly organization to the directory, and will give you access cheap jerseys […]


10th of November 2015

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2015 Hilly Awards!

On Saturday night, Capitol Hill business owners and neighbors gathered for a celebration of Hill businesses at the 2015 Hilly Awards Gala. Music by Only Lonesome and Word of Mouth A Cappella set a festive mood while we mingled and enjoyed food from some of our favorite local restaurants. Thank you to Sona Creamery,The Argonaut, Toscana Cafe, Capitol Hill Cake Mom, Ciao Chow, DC Vegan, District Taco, […]