Tuesday, March 12th 2019
Tonight, March 12th
Business After Hours
at Innovative Services NW

Join us at our March Business After Hours at Innovative Services NW , our 2018 Nonprofit Partner of the Year. Meet these amazing individuals who change the lives of the youth in our community. An interactive scavenger hunt of the space will give you plenty of conversation topics to use while making connections throughout the evening. With drinks, prizes, snacks, and a whole building to explore, you won't want to miss out.
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 one-year 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.
Photo courtesy of Kate Singh Photography.
This Week's Workshops:

Marketing Your Organization
Ronnie Noize, DIY Marketing Center

A Following Focused on Your Business
Tom May, May 52, Inc.

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 and 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 well 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.
Wednesday, March 13th
SW WA Leads & Needs: North County
Sponsored by Westby Associates

Join us at Mill Creek Pub for our North County installment of SW WA Leads & Needs. Enjoy breakfast, coffee, and tea service provided by our fabulous hosts. Bring plenty of business cards , because we will then break out into groups for speed networking that maximizes your time spent with us. Pre-registration is appreciated, as we begin promptly at 7:30 a.m.
Wednesday, March 13th
R2R Strategic Recruiting
GOLD LEVEL Grand Opening

Join the Ambassador team as we celebrate the Grand Opening of R2R Strategic Recruiting on Wednesday, March 13th at 808 Main Street Tandem Hall. There will be an open house from 4:00-6:00 p.m. and Ribbon Cutting at 5:00 p.m.
Upcoming Ambassador Ribbon Cuttings

March 13th @ 5:00 p.m. - R2R Strategic Recruiting GOLD LEVEL
March 14th @ 4:30 p.m. - Sterling Properties Real Estate Services
March 19th @ 10:00 a.m. - CarMax Grand Opening
March 20th @ 5:30 p.m. - First Sight Family Vision Re-Branding Grand Opening
March 21st @ 4:30 p.m. - Beyond The Veil Bridal 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.
On Friday, March 15th from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. join Ronnie Noize
of the DIY Marketing Center for her class on "How to Build Your Business With Networking." Click here for your discount code and to RSVP.
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.
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 !
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Events, Outreach, Announcements, and Opportunities:
March 12th 2019
From 7:00 - 8:00 a.m., join SWCA for Power Hour, SWCA's Membership Meeting at Waste Connections.

March 14th 2019
Join Sustainable Wealth Management fo r a complimentary breakfast with Jeffery Kleintop of Charles Schwab. For more information, click here or connect with Angela Hood at 503.705.5931. 

March 16th - 17th 2019
The Vancouver Firefighter's Pipe & Drum St. Patrick's weekend performances kick off this Saturday. Join them at Mill Creek Pub , Chelatchie Crossing Smokehouse & Saloon , Warehouse '23 , and Beaches just to name a few. For more information, connect with Jeremy Stuart .

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.
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 an eight-week, free grief support group for survivors of suicide loss, from February 7th - March 28th. Registration is requested, 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 .

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 .