About Us

Ballybofey and Stranorlar Integrated Community Company (BASICC)

BASICC was formed to address the community and economic needs of the Twin Towns area.  The Board of Directors is comprised of local business people, community leaders and residents who give their time on a voluntary basis to ensure that positive things happen in our towns.  We work collaboratively with business groups and community networks within the area, regionally and nationally.

Our Vision

Our vision is that Ballybofey and Stranorlar stands out as a thriving community that provides real and valuable opportunities for everyone.

Our Mission

To encourage, drive and foster innovation so that Ballybofey and Stranorlar is a great place to live, work, visit and do business.  We do this by establishing strong networks and partnerships and by developing and supporting sustainable initiatives.

The Guiding Values of BASICC are:

Passionate:  We are resilient, committed, fearless, brave and always for the people.
Pro-Active:  We are driven changemakers, dedicated, hard-working and committed to innovation.
Collaborative:  We seek to partner. We are open-minded, connected and inclusive.
Trust-Worthy: We are credible, trustworthy, caring and optimistic. We act with integrity.

We welcome anyone interested in learning more about the work of BASICC.  We are always open to suggestions and feedback. We especially welcome anyone who is interested in joining the team!  Please contact Leah Fairman at The BASE Enterprise Centre for more details.


Ballybofey and Stranorlar Chamber of Commerce
The Ballybofey & Stranorlar Chamber of Commerce works on a range of activities every year to promote Ballybofey & Stranorlar and improve the business environment.

Our Mission

  • promote Ballybofey & Stranorlar as towns to live, work and do business
  • lobby local government and statutory bodies on behalf of businesses
  • maintain a focus on the development needs of the towns in the long term

Ballybofey & Stranorlar Chamber of Commerce invites you to join our community of businesses working together to grow the success of your business and the Twin Towns.

About Membership

Comprised and led by local business people, the Chamber’s aim is to work closely with our members to form a robust business network and develop a vibrant community.  Membership of the Chamber is vital to our success in achieving these aims.  It lends your voice to our action, and financially supports the activities required to deliver a great environment for your business.