Shenango Valley Chamber 
E-Connections: Nov. 22, 2017
Welcome to our Weekly 
Chamber Newsletter!

In this week's issue, find our new Holiday Wish List for our member nonprofits; details about our new Shenango Valley Relocation Guide, opportunities to kick off the holidays early and details about this Small Business Saturday festivities in downtown Sharon and throughout the Shenango Valley, career opportunities, events for the week and more!

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Nonprofit Wish List
(an opportunity to give a holiday helping hand
 to our local member nonprofits)
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Awning or sheet metal for outside kennel

8-passenger or 15-passenger van

Paint project inside their office
Carpet replacement inside their office

AWARE, Sharon
In new or good condition: 
Any size sheets, blankets and towels 

Mentors needed

Joshua's Haven, Farrell
Men's Hats and Gloves

 Tell us   about it and we'll include it!   

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For more details on their Dec. 2 event, email  here!

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Pictur e of the Week
"The Griswold House"
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation was the theme of the float by Elite EMS, Hermitage in the 20th annual Hermitage Holiday Light Parade. Besides the Griswold House, they also had the camper and station wagon with a Christmas tree on top! They were awarded 1st Place  Coporate B Under 30' plus Most Entertaining float in the parade!

Send us a photo of an event or happening at your business in the Shenango Valley. We'll post it in our e-newsletter or on our Instagram.  Just another way we can help promote your business!
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Shenango Valley   Chamber 
Annual Holiday Luncheon Dec 7!
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Join us for the SV Chamber Annual Holiday Luncheon
11:30 AM Dec. 7 at The Corinthian Banquet Hall. 
Santa * PhotoBooth * SV Chorale
Holiday Lunch Buffet
Mini-MarketPlace for Holiday Shopping

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Reserve Your Seat Today for $25
Or Become a Sponsor for $100
(includes two tickets to the luncheon, a mention in the program, on social media and from the stage)
Plus bring an unwrapped toy for Operation Toy Soldier - toys for children of serving military members!
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We will also have a limited number of 
Villa Maria Farms Poinsettias available for $12!
Reserve yours today!
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Celebrate the holidays with your business community!

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For questions, email here!
A special thank you to everyone who helped make our annual dinner a  success! 
And a special shout-out to our sponsors 
for your support!
Save the date for next year's dinner 
Nov. 7, 2018 at the Park Inn by Radisson!
Be a part of the 
Shenango Valley Relocation Guide
A local guide to living in the Shenango Valley!
Assist with your new employees relocating to the Shenango Valley area plus helpful info for locals!
 Learn about the 13 municipalities that make up the Shenango Valley Area including Sharon, Hermitage, Farrell, Wheatland, Sharpsville, West Middlesex, Shenango Township, Clark, South Pymatuning Township, Brookfield, Hubbard and Masury, Ohio!

Be a part of this helpful tool for living in the Shenango Valley!
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Members in the News
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Shop Local in the Shenango Valley!
Lady K Stitches Storefront in Hermitage.
Sharon High School senior and swim champion commits to swim for the  UMBC Retrievers.
Newest K-9 member of Hermitage Police Department on patrol.
Tara, A Country Inn brings back holiday show.
Thousands attend Hermitage Holiday Light Up Parade. 
Hermitage man head coach of Cape Breton Highlanders.
Sharon, Farrell football teams advance to semi-finals.
West Middlesex family shares similar road as 'Wonder' movie.
Hermitage Holiday Light Parade food drive organizer honored.
Downpour doesn't dampen Hermitage Holiday Light Parade festivities.
State funds to benefit Buhl Community Recreation Center and Hermitage athletic complex.
The Herald Good News Fund reaches $11,000.
Sharon students go full STEAM ahead.
Sharon's Case Avenue fourth-graders enjoy 'Wonder'.
Fair Trade store pops up in downtown Sharon
Penn-Northwest seeks land with interstate access.

In the news? Tell us   about it and we'll include it!
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Kudos
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USA Today names Eastwood Mall top Black Friday shopping center in Ohio.

Synergy Comp named to Inc 5000 list for second straight year.

Won an award? Tell us   about it and we'll include it!
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Career Opportunities
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Customer Service / Administrative Assistant, Sunbelt Transformer, Sharon
Deposit Operations Representative, First National Bank, Hermitage
Line Cook, Cannon's Chophouse, Hermitage
Sales Office Resource, Ellwood Crankshaft Group, Hermitage
Inside Business Development Manager, Autosoft, West Middlesex
Bartender, Park Inn by Radisson, West Middlesex
Procurement Manager, NLMK, Farrell
Housekeeper, Sharon Regional Hospital, Sharon
Electrical Instructor, Laurel Technical Institute, Hermitage
Meter Reader, National Fuel, Oil City
Claims Adjuster, Synergy Comp, Sharon

Job opening? Let us 
know and we'll  include it in our next e-newsletter!
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Shenango Valley Events

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N ov 22 : Wild Turkey Night, La Isla Mexican Restaurant, Hermitage
Nov 23: 30th Annual Gobble Wobble, Buhl Park, Hermitage
Nov. 23: Hack Night Hermitage, eCenter@Lindenpointe, Hermitage
Nov 23 : Thanksgiving Dinner to Go, Thelma's Sports Nook, Sharpsville
Nov. 25: Random Acts of Artists Sale, Cravings Cafe, Sharon
Nov 24-26: The Festival of Trees, Eastwood Mall of Complex, Niles, OH
Nov 25: Horse Drawn Wagon Rides, Cottage Gardens, Hermitage
Nov 25: Shadow of Doubt - Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Tribute Band, Thelma's Sports Nook, Sharpsville
Nov 25 & 26: Hermitage Historical Annual Christmas Tours, Hermitage Historical Society, Hermitage
Nov 27: The Founders Exchange, The Lime Tree, Warren, OH
Nov 29: Open House and Retirement, Happy Tales Veterinary Hospital, Clark
Nov 30: Deck the Halls with Spaghetti and Meatballs, Buhl Park, Hermitage
Nov 30: Cackles, Clutches, and Cocktails, Avalon Golf & Country Club, Hermitage
Dec 1: Christmas on the Square, Mercer Courthouse Square, Mercer

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and we'll run it in our e-newsletter!
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Upcoming Chamber Events

Special Events by the Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce or in collaboration with other great organizations!
For a printable copy of the 2018 chamber event dates, 
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Dec. 4: Understanding Customer Personas with Agile Techniques, eCenter@Lindenpointe, Hermitage

Dec. 7: SVCC Annual Holiday Luncheon, The Corinthian, Sharon

Jan. 30: Shenango Valley Forecast Breakfast, 
Avalon@Buhl, Hermitage

Feb. 10: Shenango Valley & Mercer Area Chamber Business & Recreation Expo, Park Inn by Radisson, West Middlesex

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Purchase the 2017 Plat book for $40!
Available now at the 
Shenango Valley Chamber office, 41 Chestnut Ave., Sharon
Or purchase the 2014 Plat book for $20. 
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SHENANGO VALLEY CHAMBER 
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724.981.5880

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