Chamber News
Millage Renewal Supported by GICC
Chamber Board members voted unanimously to support the ten-year tax renewal for maintenance and operations put forth by the Iberia Parish School System. May 4th is election day, and early voting begins April 20th.

Cajun Bowl Ribbon Cutting
On April 12th, we will be celebrating the new ownership of Cajun Bowl in New Iberia! Come stop by and meet your new neighbors.

Burger King Ribbon Cutting
The excitement doesn't end with one ribbon cutting, as we have another one coming up on May 1st! The new renovation and grand reopening of Burger King here in New Iberia is set to be an event you won't want to miss.

Gumbo Poster Guidelines Announced
Be sure to have your designs in by July 1st. Pass the word to anyone you know who might be interested. Selected artist will win $500!
Reserve Your Spot in the 2020 Town Planner!
Town Planner is a community calendar distributed in Iberia Parish. Over 12,000 copies have been distributed this year, and we're excited to bring you the opportunity to include your business in 2020's calendar! Check out the link below for information on Town Planner.

2019 GICC Plan of Work
The Greater Iberia Chamber of Commerce will be celebrating eighty years of chamber work in Iberia Parish this year, planning to bring you the best World Championship Gumbo CookOff as that event turns thirty this year, and continuing to serve our members. Read our full plan work for 2019 at the link below.

2019 Political Forums
2019 is shaping up to be an exciting year for elections. Your chamber is hosting political forums in the month of August, so mark your calendars now. Visit the link below to download the flyer.

Member News

16th Annual Iberia Medical Center Golf Tournament
April 5th | Squirrel Run Golf Course
From Lisa Landry, with Iberia Medical Center:

The 3-man scramble tournament will be held on Friday, April 5 at Squirrel Run Golf Club and kicks off at 7 am with breakfast, followed by a shotgun start at 8 am. The registration fee is $125 per player and includes driving range, green fees, cart, lunch, drinks and snacks. Sponsorships are also available and provide businesses and organizations with excellent promotional value. Levels of sponsorship participation start at $200.

New Women's Diagnostic Center at Iberia Medical Center
From Lisa Landry, with Iberia Medical Center:

Iberia Medical Center is pleased to announce the opening of the Women’s Diagnostic Center. This new center is located at our IMC North Campus, 600 N. Lewis Street. This wonderful addition is the new location for women’s imaging, including mammography, breast ultrasound and breast biopsies.  The decision to move these services to one location is the result of feedback from our patients and will create a new level of comfort, convenience and privacy for the women of Iberia Parish. Call 337.374.7539 to schedule your mammogram or to inquire about services. 

Household Waste Day
ATTENTION all Iberia Parish Residents- Household Waste Day is scheduled for Saturday, April 27th. Mark your calendars today.

St. Francis Diner BBQ Event
April 14th is St. Francis Diner's Annual BBQ Sale. Tickets can be purchased at the diner or from any board member. Tickets are $8, and the event starts at 10:30am

Delcambre Seafood and Farmers Market 2019 Season
The Delcambre Seafood & Farmers Market commences its 2019 season on April 6 from 9am to 1pm. The Easter Bunny will be on hand for photos along with 60 vendors of all types, fun jump for the kids, local seafood, shrimp & grits, the Cajun Stompers, and Bloody Marys and Mimosas.

Bayou Carlin Cove Pavilion Extension
The Twin Parish Port Commission announces it will commence construction in April of the extension of it Bayou Carlin Cove Pavilion. The extension was needed due to increased attendance of vendors and visitors to the monthly farmers market.

Jeep & 4x4 Poker Run
The 5th annual Jeep & 4x4 Poker Run is coming this month! Come show your support for Acadiana's Hope for a Cure Society on April 13th.

Annual Voice for Victims Rally
You are invited to the 16th Annual VOICE for Victim's Rally. This event, hosted by the Voices of Innocent Citizens Empowered Support Group, will feature guest speakers, a Q&A portion, and a butterfly release amongst other activities. Read more below.

Local News & Past Events
South LA Giving Day
This 24-hour, online giving event is scheduled for May 9th. The event is an opportunity for nonprofit organizations, churches, and schools to raise money online for a specific cause, program, or for a capital campaign.

Tennis Courts Ribbon Cutting
Last month, we celebrated the renovation of the City Park Tennis Courts. These fresh green courts are sure to add to the beauty of City Park.

Rouses Market Ribbon Cutting
Last month, we also welcomed Rouses Markets' newest location to New Iberia. This highly anticipated event was highlighted by overwhelming support from the community.