The Tulare Chamber of Commerce is excited for things to get back to a semblance of normal. Being able to celebrate the opening of new businesses has been an amazing privilege.

Valley Strong Credit Union opened its beautiful Tulare branch and celebrated with a ribbon cutting. Employees and Valley Strong board members gathered with community members to commemorate the special occasion. Valley Strong is a full-service financial institution with a mission to turn people’s financial possibilities into reality. The company has become actively involved in the community, including sponsoring the Tulare Chamber Youth Ambassadors for Business program. The community is excited to welcome the credit union to town. Stop by the branch at 1989 Prosperity Ave. in Tulare to welcome them. Visit or call (800) 221-3311 to explore everything that the company offers.

To welcome its new, modern co-working space, the Downtown Dream celebrated with a chamber ribbon-cutting ceremony. The space is designed for creative minds to gather, collaborate, work and empower one another in their individual or collective goals for their businesses and community. Owners Blake Shawn and Jacob Fraga have big dreams for Downtown Tulare, and this is just the start. The chamber is excited to have Downtown Dream in the community. It is the first co-workspace introduced in Tulare County. See a full list of services at or stop in at 241 E. Kern Ave.

The Tulare Chamber of Commerce looks forward to continuing to celebrate the opening of new businesses as well as the continued successes of existing businesses. Contact the chamber to access services through its business resource center, including the opportunity market for your business at (559) 686-1547 or at