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Mission Statement:
To advance, promote, and encourage successful business growth for our members.
2019 CHAMBER CHAMPIONS
Announcements
Pre-order your official Autumn Leaves Festivalâ„¢ t-shirts online!

Short Sleeve, Long Sleeve, sizes YS, YM, YL, and Adult S - 3XL are available. Click ORDER NOW below to claim your shirts before prices go up!
Small Business Member of the Month - David L. May, Jr. Nationwide Insurance

Congratulations to  David L May, Jr.- Nationwide Insurance , named Small Business Member of the Month for September 2019! David May Jr. served in the United States Army and has been an insurance agent for 21 years. With an experienced team working alongside him, he provides businesses and the community with home, life, business, and auto insurance. Join us in showing appreciation to this Nationwide Insurance team’s support of the community and the Chamber of Commerce!
Call for Chamber Board of Directors Nominations

The Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce operates under a Board of Directors who serve 3-year terms. Each year a few board member's terms end and new members are added. If you would like to serve, or would like to nominate someone you believe would do well serving on the Chamber's Board of Directors, please complete the short nomination form below.
Nomination Deadline: September 30, 2019
Large Business Member of the Month - Coca-Cola Bottling Co.

Congratulations to Coca-Cola Bottling Co. ! Named Large Business Member of the Month for September 2019.  The Coca-Cola Company  is working hard every day and the Chamber would like to recognize them for their support of the Chamber, the jobs they provide, and all that they do for the community. During our visit today, they shared with us that the Mount Airy branch has grown 7% since last year, which is fantastic, and there are new flavors in the works. We are excited for the future of this successful business!
Ep. 1: The Golden Goose

Listen to the very first episode of Let's Talk Business Podcast and stay tuned for new episodes every month.
Chamber Programs / Events
September 20th - New Member Orientation
8:30am

All members are invited to attend New Member Orientation, but more specifically those that joined between March 2019 and September 2019. At this introduction event you will learn exactly what The Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce can do for you and your growing business. From networking opportunities and tips, to online and offline promotion.
October 3rd - Business After Hours
5:30pm-7:00pm

Join Dr. Leslie Stoklosa and Nourish Family Chiropractic for a fun Business After Hours on Thursday, October, 3, 2019. Chamber members and their families are invited to attend. Use this opportunity to spread awareness about your business, and enjoy an evening of casual networking and fun activities with your family!
Next Business After Hours
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September 20th - Ribbon Cutting
3:00pm

Whit's Frozen Custard of Mount Airy just celebrated it's Grand Opening this month! Join the Chamber staff and ambassadors on September 20, 2019 at 3pm for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to support this new business and Chamber member.
Learn more about Whit's Frozen Custard Made Fresh Daily at WhitsCustard.com.

October 11th-13th - Autumn Leaves Festivalâ„¢

Mark your calendars with the 53rd Annual Autumn Leaves Festivalâ„¢ and enjoy #2 of 3 videos showcasing the famous event. We are so excited for the food, arts / crafts, and music! Click the video above to watch.
Friday, December 6th, 2019
6:30pm-9pm

Mark your calendars for the Chamber's annual Holiday Gala!

JOIN THE COMMITTEE We are seeking Chamber members interested in serving on the Holiday Gala Committee. Contact Randy Collins, Chamber President for more information. Randy@MtAiryNCChamber.org
Member / Community Info.
Surry Community College - Small Business Center
Did you know the SBCN services, including the business seminars and webinars, are free? They are a community-based provider of education, training, counseling, networking, and referrals. Any small business owner or prospective small business owner can benefit!
Upcoming Free Seminars

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 6pm-8pm
Location: SCC Center for Public Safety

Thursday, October 10, 2019 6pm-8pm
Location: SCC V-Bldg

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 6pm-8pm
Location: SCC Center for Public Safety