What is Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes
The Steuben County Conference and Visitors Bureau (SCCVB), DBA Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes, is the official tourism development and marketing organization for Steuben County, NY. The SCCVB is a 501(c)6 not-for-profit, non-membership organization governed by a Board of Directors that works closely with State, Regional, and local Tourism and Economic Development Offices, and Steuben County businesses. The SCCVB tells the destination's story in a strategic and research-based approach to increase accommodation occupancy and tourism expenditures within Steuben County, NY.
What is the Mission of Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes
The mission is to stimulate the tourism economy through authentic storytelling, supporting & developing destination amenities, and connecting visitors to the Southern Finger Lakes.
How is Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes Funded
Primary funding comes from occupancy tax (also sometimes referred to as a bed tax). This is an additional tax paid by visitors who stay in accommodations throughout Steuben County.