Tuesday, March 19th 2019
Thursday, March 28th
MEGA Business After Hours
at HAPO Community Credit Union

Celebrate HAPO's one-year anniversary in Vancouver at the FREE to attend, MEGA Business After Hours . Join us for a fun night of mixing and mingling while celebrating the first anniversary of the HAPO Community Credit Union 's Vancouver location. Indulge in delicious food, tasty coffee beverages, hibiscus mimosas and enter to win fabulous giveaways! You must RSVP to receive drink tickets.
Wednesday, March 20th
SW WA Leads & Needs
Sponsored by SELF

Join us at Beaches for our SW WA Leads & Needs , sponsored by Support for Early Learning & Families (SELF) . Enjoy breakfast from our sponsor, with coffee and tea service provided by our fabulous hosts at Beaches. Bring plenty of business cards , because we will then break out into groups for speed networking that maximizes your time spent with us. You are sure to make new connections and strengthen existing ones at SW WA Leads & Needs. Pre-registration is appreciated, as we begin promptly at 7:30 a.m.
Photo courtesy of Kate Singh Photography.

This Week's Workshops:

With Michael Perozzo of ZZoom Media

With Alan Hwang of ACH Marketing

For a full list of our remaining workshops this month, click here .

Tuesdays & Thursdays in March
Spring Workshop Series: Social Media Savvy
Sponsored by The Columbian, catered by Nom Nom Restaurant & Grill

Join us March 5th through the 28th, every Tuesday and Thursday, as we kick off our Spring Workshop Series: Social Media Savvy . Throughout these eight informative workshop sessions, attendees will be versed in everything social media and other digital marketing campaigns. These classes are open to all members interested in learning tips and tricks from some of the most recognized instructors in our community. Each of these workshops are from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and include an incredible catered lunch by Nom Nom Restaurant & Grill.
Thursday, April 11th
PLATINUM Ribbon Cutting & Ground Breaking
at St. Joseph Catholic School

You are invited to join the GVCC Ambassador Team for this PLATINUM celebration for St. Joseph Catholic School from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Make sure to arrive in time for the groundbreaking and ribbon cutting promptly at 5:00 p.m. Delicious snacks and beverages will be available, while you tour this impressive campus.
Upcoming Ambassador Ribbon Cuttings

March 20th @ 5:30 p.m. - First Sight Family Vision Re-Branding Grand Opening
March 21st @ 4:30 p.m. - Beyond The Veil Bridal NEXT LEVEL Grand Opening
April 5th @ 5:00 p.m. - ZZoom Media NEXT LEVEL Re-Branding
April 11th @ 12:30 p.m. - Sonesta ES Suites Grand Opening
April 11th @ 3:00 p.m. - Rediviva Apartments Grand Opening
April 11th @ 5:00 p.m. - PLATINUM Celebration for St. Joseph Catholic School
April 13th @ 10:15 a.m. - Maryhill Winery Grand Opening

Is your organization having an anniversary, ground breaking, or expansion?
Please contact Barb Holbrook for information about inviting the
Chamber Ambassador team for a ribbon cutting to celebrate your occasion.
Thursday, June 6th
17th Annual GVCC Golf Tournament
Presented by Columbia Bank

Grab your 9-iron and your favorite lightsaber, because it's officially time to announce our 17th Annual GVCC Golf Tournament at Lewis River Golf Course, presented by Columbia Bank! On June 6th, prepare for an event like no other, with out of this galaxy tee displays and on-the-course mini games.

Sponsorship opportunities , now open !

Interested in donating a basket? Click here!

Advertising & Marketing with GVCC!

The 2019 Media Kit is now available for members who are interested in advertising through the GVCC. With 28,000 clicks a week, a re-designed bi-monthly print magazine and a weekly eNewsletter, there is absolutely room for all our members to stand out. Make an impact with these options .

You can pick up your copy of the March/April Edition of VISION here at the GVCC main office.
GVCC Member
Events, Outreach, Announcements, and Opportunities:
March 24th 2019
The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra presents their 4th Annual Evening of Jazz, here again on Sunday, March 24th. Join legendary Ken Peplowski and his quartet at Warehouse '23 for a night like no othe r.

March 29th - 31st 2019
The Metropolitan Performing Arts presents: Spamalot the Musical, young@part edition . This "lovingly ripped off" performance will include music from Monty Python's Spamalot. More information here .

April 5th 2019
First Friday in Downtown Camas is " Spring Into History " themed, showcasing Camas' history in many ways for people of all ages! More information here .

May 16th 2019
Clark College Economic & Community Development presents " Influencing/Motivating Others " a course focused on a leader's reach and how to communicate critical messages within a variety of contexts.

May 18th 2019
Join SCORE Vancouver for the upcoming session "So You Want A Bank Loan?" at HAPO Community Credit Union on Saturday, May 18th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

May 23rd 2019
Clark College Economic & Community Development presents " Professional Listening Skills " a course focused on interacting in the workplace, managing problems, and practicing effective listening skills.

May 30th 2019
Clark College Economic & Community Development presents " Engaging With Conflict " a course focused on managing difficult conversations and dealing with conflict in the workplace.

June 6th 2019
Clark College Economic & Community Development presents " Achieving Effective Meetings " a course focused on facilitating and participating in effective meetings.

July 26th 2019
Attend SWCA 's 43rd Annual Golf Tournament at Lewis River Golf Course on July 26th! Only 40 golfing spots left. For more information, click here .
Interested in Clark College's Continuing Education programs ? Check out their Spring Class Schedule here!

James Stugart of ICEovation has just returned from competing in the World Ice Art Championships in Fairbanks, Alaska. See these incredible sculptures yourself, here !

On March 1st at their 18th Annual Lucky Shamrock Auction, Rocksolid Community Teen Center raised over $172,000 with generous support from community members. Congratulations!

For 6 FREE Garlic Parmesan Twists with any pizza purchase or offers from Round Table Pizza , text RTP545 to 86677.

Check out the 2019 Annual Report by Visit Vancouver USA , an info-graphic handbook giving you an inside look at our community.

Community Home Health & Hospice (CHHH) is offering multiple different, free grief support groups for all types of individuals.
  • For survivors of suicide loss, there is a grief support group from February 7th - March 28th. Please call 360.703.0300 or email griefsupport@chhh.org. More info.
  • From March 15th - April 12th, CHHH is offering a five-week, free grief support for men at the Seasons of Hope Grief Center on Fridays at 9:00 a.m. for coffee. More info.
  • For those in Salmon Creek, there is an eight-week free Grief Recovery Method Support Group on Wednesdays from April 10 - May 29, 2019, from 1pm-3pm. More info.

Job Opportunities:

Pacifica Senior Living is looking for CNA's and Home Care Aids to join their energetic, creative and communicative team. Some requirements of the role include: CNA or HCA, CPR/First Aid Certification, Food Handlers Card, and a background check. Part-Time and Full Time positions available! Click the link to fill out an application , or email your resume to Jordan Wilson .

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