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Delta Community Credit Union Tees Up “Fore” Kids Golf Tournament

Monday, August 11th, 2014
Oct
27
12:00 am

Delta Community Credit Union invites you to join them Monday, October 27 for their annual Delta Community Tees Up “Fore” Kids Golf Tournament at the beautiful Marietta Country Club in Kennesaw. They expect this year’s event to be as exciting and well-attended as in years past, so mark your calendars now to join them!

The tournament will benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Children’s Miracle Network.  These worthwhile organizations are not-for-profit and rely on your generous support. Your tax-deductible sponsorship of the Tees Up “Fore” Kids Golf Tournament, at any level,will benefit Children’s hospitals in Atlanta. Your support allows Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Children’s Miracle Network to care for all kids and families, regardless of their ability to pay.

For more information about various sponsorship opportunities or to register as a participant, please visit DCCU’s event website at www.birdeasepro.com/dccu.

Or CLICK HERE:  GolfFlyer 2014

Clayton State University MBA Program Offers Classes in Morrow and PTC

Monday, August 11th, 2014

Clayton State University MBA Program offers classes in both Morrow and Peachtree City.  www.clayton.edu/mba

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Members Invited to Learn How to Do Business with FCBOE

Monday, August 11th, 2014

Ever wondered how your business could become a vendor, supplier, contractor or sub-contractor for the Fayette County School System?  Well, now is the time to find out!  Fayette County Schools are looking to increase school and district purchasing with local businesses.

Learn how YOU can do business with FCBOE and individual schools at this informative training workshop lead by FCBOE purchasing representatives and school bookkeepers.

Topics covered:
Project size & dollar amount
Purchasing authority and decision making
Purchasing volume
Tips to be a successful bidder on a RFP
Important terminology and definitions

All vendor/business categories are invited, including but not limited to:

  • buses/tour services
  • printers
  • janitorial supplies
  • pest control
  • landscaping
  • promotional products
  • t-shirt vendors
  • classroom supplies
  • electrical
  • sports equipment
  • paper
  • plumbing
  • books
  • banking services
  • signs
  • HVAC
  • music instruments
  • office supplies
  • IT equipment and services

SPACE IS LIMITED! Due to the high interest in this event, there is limited space per business category. First come, first served. To attend you must register with Jamie via email jamie@FayetteChamber.org or phone 770-461-9983 ext. 203. Once your seat is confirmed, you will receive an email confirmation. At this time, no registration will be taken at the door.

Wednesday, August 20
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
The Chamber Meeting Place

Tribute to Sir Elton John Concert Benefiting Southern Crescent Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Monday, August 11th, 2014
Sep
12
7:00 pm

Rocketman: Tribute to Sir Elton John Benefit Concert. Performance by Elton John tribute band, Tokyo Joe, benefits 2014 Southern Crescent Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Friday, September, 12 at 7 p.m. at the Southern Ground Amphitheater, Fayetteville. Proceeds from the concert will benefit the Southern Crescent Walk to End Alzheimer’s and the Alzheimer’s Association-Georgia Chapter. Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. Tables for eight are available for $350. Tickets can be purchased online at www.rocketmanbenefitconcert.org. Corporate sponsorships are also available. For more information contact Emily Richter at 404-728-6059 or Kim Cox at sold@coxcorealestate.com.The performance by South Carolina rock band, Tokyo Joe, will feature a dazzling light show and elaborate costumes made famous by Sir Elton John.

Hawaiian Luau Dance & Bolero Lessons in Fayetteville!

Friday, August 8th, 2014
Aug
8
7:00 pm

Stardust Ballroom Dance Club will host a Hawaiian Luau Dance with FREE hour of Bolero lessons on Friday, August 8, 2014.  Dance music and lighting by DJ Bill Mitchell. Cost of dance includes an hour of Bolero lessons by Sondra Chan. 

Beginner lesson at 7:00 pm and intermediate and styling at 7:30 pm.

Come and attend either or both lessons! Dance from 8:00 – 10:45 pm.

Attire: Hawaiian or Resort Casual. Finger foods and beverages provided.

All dancers and dance students are welcome! Foxtrot, waltz, swing, rumba, cha cha, tango, night club 2-step, slow dance & more!

Location: Gym at Christ’s Church at Whitewater, 1577 Hwy. 85 South in Fayetteville, GA 30214 (4.5 miles south of Courthouse Square)

For more information: StardustBallroomDanceClub.com or call Bobby Bunn at (770) 584-3094.

SBDC’s Alisa Kirk to Speak to ABWA-Fayette Chapter

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Alisa Kirk, area director of the Clayton State University Small Business Development Center (SBDC), will be the featured speaker at the August meeting of the Fayette County Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA)

The meeting will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 12, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Due South, 302 Clover Reach, Peachtree City, Ga.

SBDC consultants have worked with hundreds of local small business owners to develop strategies for sustainable growth. Thanks to the SBA and the University of Georgia, along with Clayton State University on a local level, the SBDC is able to provide those one-on-one services to entrepreneurs at no cost to them.  In her Aug. 12 presentation Kirk will share some of their stories and tell how other entrepreneurs can learn from their experiences.

For more details and to register, go to http://www.abwafayette.org/index.php/events/meetings-conferences

A unit of the University System of Georgia where dreams are made real, Clayton State University is located 15 miles southeast of downtown Atlanta

Patrick Hinchey Appointed to FCDA Board

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Patrick J Hinchey, CFP, has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the  Fayette County Development Authority.  As of May 2014, Pat will serve on the 7 member board at the request of the Fayette County Commissioners.

 The Fayette County Development Authority (FCDA) is the lead economic development entity for Fayette County, Georgia. FCDA focuses on recruitment, retention and expansion of major industry and corporate office operations as well as workforce issues, primarily in the cities of Fayetteville, Peachtree City and Tyrone.

Over the last 25 years, FCDA has been a consistent leader in working for the economic growth of all of Fayette County. The organization has been involved in the recruitment or expansion of numerous businesses and industries including: Amcor Packaging, Cooper Lighting, Cooper Wiring Devices, Hoshizaki America, NCR, Panasonic Automotive, Piedmont Fayette Hospital, Rinnai, Sany America, and most recently, Pinewood Studios.

FCDA works with government leaders, community leaders and business leaders to foster an environment that welcomes new investment and new jobs.

Pat earned his BS degree in Economics from Georgetown University in 1978. He is the founder and director of Hinchey Financial Group, which provides financial planning and asset management strategies for families and small business owners.

McDonough Road Baptist Church sponsors Upward Flag Football and Cheerleading this Fall

Friday, August 8th, 2014

McDonough Road Baptist Church sponsors Upward Flag Football and Cheerleading this Fall for grades 1-8.  Go to http://registration.upward.org/UPW55430 for sign-up information. The church is located at 352 McDonough Road, just past the department of driver’s services building. Visit them on the web at www.mcdonoughroad.org.

McDonough Road Baptist Church Presents Musical Celebration August 10th

Friday, August 8th, 2014
Aug
10
10:55 am

McDonough Road Baptist Church To Present “Generations: A Coming Together”

The Celebration Choir and Orchestra of McDonough Road Baptist Church will present “Generations: A Coming Together,” this Sunday, August 10, at 10:55 a.m. Under the direction of minister of worship Mark Karki, this special worship experience will feature selections and narration that will exalt the Savior and enrich the lives of believers.

The church is located at 352 McDonough Road, just past the department of driver’s services building. The service begins at 10:55 and childcare is provided. Call 770-460-5423 for more information.

Shane’s Rib Shack-Fayetteville Celebrates Grand Opening

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Shane’s Rib Shack, a leader in fast casual barbecue, will open a new location on August 12th in Fayetteville, GA.  The new restaurant should create more than 40 new jobs for the area.  The ribbon cutting will be on Tuesday, August 12th.

To celebrate the opening, Shane’s will have thousands of dollars in giveaways along with a meet and greet with company founders, Shane & Stacey Thompson.  And for those who enter the free raffle any time throughout the week, they will have a chance to win a grill that every barbecue connoisseur would love to have – The Big Green Egg!  The drawing will take place at the close of business on Sunday, August 17th.

The Fayetteville location will be at 805 S. Glenn Street, Fayetteville

For more information, www.shanesribshack.com

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