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Career Fair at Brenau University @ South Atlanta

Monday, April 18th, 2016
Apr
27
10:00 am

Fairburn Career Fair Flyer Updated (1)

 

7th Annual PCA Fayette Benefit Dinner

Monday, April 18th, 2016
Apr
26
6:30 pm

Help prevent child abuse by attending the Prevent Child Abuse Benefit Dinner on Tuesday, April 26th at Spring Hill Elementary School (100 Bradford Road, Fayetteville). “Turn on the Lights: The Magic of Prevention” will be presented by Eric Anderson, the Magician with a Message. The night includes dinner served by community leaders, entertainment by the Starr’s Mill Jazz Band, opportunities for sponsorship and to win prizes.

Proceeds from the event will provide child abuse prevention training for 1,000 adults in Fayette County through “DArkness to Light – Stewards of Children.” To register and for more information, visit Fayette FACTOR’s website or contact Becky Smith at 404-291-1602.

Community leaders raise funds to fight child abuse | TheCitizen.com

B2B in April – How Your Small Business Can Thrive, Not Just Survive

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

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What is “marketing” all about?  Really?

It is a very misunderstood concept, but one that is vital to a successful business.  In “Thriving, Not Just Surviving” we will explore how to make your business more successful through the appropriate application of one particularly important aspect of marketing.

Our speaker is J.D. Holmes.

B2B Luncheon presented by Allan Vigil Ford of Fayetteville
Wednesday, April 13
11:30 – 1:00 p.m.
Fayette Chamber of Commerce

REGISTER

Host Sponsor: Hammond Services


B2B Luncheons provide attendees with an opportunity to hear from speakers with expertise on business topics that will help grow business and business networks.  Enjoy lunch, connect with fellow members and learn ways to reach your business goals.

Want additional visibility at this event? Donate an item for a door prize and get instant name recognition!!

8th Annual Spring Tiger Run Car Show

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
Mar
26
12:00 pm

Rev you engines at the Fayette County High School’s Spring Tiger Run Car Show from 12:00 – 3:00 pm on Saturday, March 26 in the FCHS parking lot!

Anyone wishing to enter a car should contact Sherry Van de Motter at 770-402-3447. Car owners can register at the gate from 10:00 – 11:00 am. Pre-registration is $20; at-the-door registration is $25.

Door prizes and concessions will be available. Admission is FREE.

Down South Food Truck & Music Festival

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
Apr
30
11:30 am
May
1
11:30 am

This two day festival will bring the South Atlanta Community together with other music and food enthusiasts.  The festival is designed for families in the area for a weekend of music, food, and fun.  The Down South Food Truck Music Festival will be held on Saturday, April 30th- Sunday, May 1st. 

The festival will feature 15 of the best food trucks in Georgia, Interactive Entertainment, Live Music, 2 concerts, local vendors and fun for all ages.

 Whether you’re just looking for a great way to spend an afternoon, a food lover eager to taste a delicious mix of the best food trucks & carts in South Atlanta or a music fan looking to hear great live music, The Down South Food Truck Music Festival is one event that offers something for everyone!

Camp Southern Ground is the beneficiary of this wonderful event!

 
Contact Joyce Gaglione via joyce@campsouthernground.org for sponsorship information. To learn more about the event, visit www.downsouthfestivals.com.
 

 

Ladies on Spokes “Spring Spin Off”

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
Apr
16
9:30 am

Ladies on Spokes invite you to join their annual Spring Spin Off on Saturday, April 16 at 9:30 am. Ladies of all ages and abilities are welcome. Bring your bike and helmet to Heritage Christian Church, 2130 Redwine Road, Fayetteville. For more information, email contact@ladiesonspokes.com or visit Ladies on Spokes online.

Four (4) Ways to Impact Business at Golf!

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

There are four ways your business can make an impact at the Business on the Green Golf Tournament sponsored by Piedmont Fayette Hospital!

1.  Sponsor – It’s all about access.  Gain exposure for your business by being visible at an event where about 200 business executives and decision makers will be present.  Wide range of opportunities starting at just $150.  Email Adalene to put your business on the greens!

2.   Play – Build relationships.  Invite clients, potential clients and members of your team  for a day of fun on the links. Register your foursome today!

3.  Volunteer – Give back and have fun while doing it!  Did you know we need about 90 volunteers to make this event happen?  Volunteering is an opportunity to build your team, set a great example and support the Chamber’s important mission.  Because this opportunity is so key for connections, we only let Chamber members volunteer.  Reach our volunteer coordinator Christy LeBlanc of Selective Designs to volunteer.

4. Donate to our Silent Auction - Increase visibility for your business while supporting the chamber by donating experiences or items to our Silent Auction.  For more on this opportunity, reach Jeff Bartholomew of Everest Business Coaching.

 

Why be a part of the chamber golf tournament?

  • Opportunity to build business
  • It’s fun!
  • Team-building
  • Learn about other businesses
  • Build relationships and friendships
  • Support the Chamber
  • Get outside!

For more information, click HERE

Chamber Golf Tournament Registration Underway!

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

EXPO logo J2New Location!  Larger Tournament!  More Fun!

2016 Business on the Green Golf Tournament is scheduled for Monday, March 28, 2016 at Flat Creek Golf Club in Peachtree City.  We are adding 9 more holes / 18 more foursomes!  So many sponsorship opportunities and volunteer opportunities are available.

Registration is now open!

Call the Chamber and let us tell you how you can have fun and gain visibility for your business at Business on the Green!

 

 

Fayette Chamber Holiday Schedule

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

The Fayette Chamber will be closed the following days for the upcoming holidays:

Friday, December 18 from 11:00 – 1:30 for Staff Holiday Lunch

Thursday, December 24

Friday, December 25

Monday, December 28

Friday, January 1

We wish everyone a wonderful holiday season!

How to Be Healthy in the Workplace Recap

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

December’s B2B Luncheon focused on how to be healthy in the workplace.  We heard from nutritionist Sue Hite, ergonomics engineer Dave Alexander and Dr. Dustin Walton of Dynamic Spine Center to show members how to stay healthy, more productive and reduce healthcare costs.

Sue Hite – Healthy Strategies for Busy Lives
Nutrition Slide Presentation
RECIPES
Bulgur salad
Chunky Minestrone
Easy Spinach Lasagna
NO BAKE CHOCOLATE CHERRY NUT BARS
Stir Fried Oriental Vegetables
Turkey White Bean Chili
Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Dave Alexander – Ergonomics
Ergonomics Handout

Dr. Dustin Walton: Four Easy Tips for Healthy Spine
Spine Powerpoint

 

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