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Monday, February 22, 2021
Good Morning Members & Friends
WE HAVE A WINNER!
Congratulations to Jackeline Hurtado, an art student and senior at Foley High School; teacher, Terri Smith. Jackeline's design won the 2021 BBQ & Blues Cook-Off T-shirt Design Contest and her beautiful artwork will be on the front of this year'sshirt!
We hope you can join us and be a part of this fun community event benefiting the South Baldwin Chamber Foundation. Please like and follow our Facebook page and visit our website for the most up-to-date information. | FB • IN
Join us for a little friendly competition, an afternoon of relaxed business on the green. The tourney includes longest-drive, closest-to-the-pin, split-the-pot, hole-in-one contest, and much more. Check out the event on FACEBOOK!
We are so excited about our upcoming Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival! For the first time in sixteen years, the festival will now have a new home at OWA and be extended to a 3-DAY event. Make plans to join us! Visit the website and follow us on our social media channels!
Baldwin Named 5th Best-Performing Small Metro in U.S. | 18.FEB.21
"In 2020, Baldwin County ranked 14th in the Best-Performing Cities report but moved up 9 spots, in 2021. The improvement is largely attributable to the county's high rankings for job growth (5th) and wage growth (2nd), accented by high quality of life rankings." Baldwin County EDA SEE REPORT
Small businesses and eligible nonprofit organizations, Veterans organizations, and Tribal businesses described in the Small Business Act, as well as individuals who are self-employed or are independent contractors, are eligible if they also meet program size standards. Borrowers can apply for a First or Second Draw PPP Loan until March 31, 2021.FIRST DRAW PPP OVERVIEW; SECOND DRAW PPP OVERVIEW
Our office is currently closed to the public due to the STATEWIDE COVID-19 HEALTH ORDER FOR ALABAMA. Please email or call should you need our assistance. As always, we are working diligently for you, our members, and supporting the South Baldwin business community! #StaySafe #BaldwinStrong #ChamberStrong