MANCHESTER - The Manchester and the Mountains Regional Chamber of Commerce is inviting businesses to "Connect and Prosper" by becoming a member the chamber.

As a part of this year's membership campaign, Berta Maginniss, executive director, will host a Prospective Member Breakfast at the chamber's new Visitor Welcome Center at 39 Bonnet Street from 8-9 a.m. each Thursday through the month of June. During the past year The Manchester Chamber has worked to open a Visitor Welcome Center, forged a successful partnership with the Town of Manchester to market economic development for the region, continued to market Manchester and the Mountains and the Shires of Vermont as a four season destination throughout the travel trade market domestically and internationally, and much more.