Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce
December 2, 2019

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  The Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce
and New York Cruises - Atlantis
   
Cordially Invite You to Attend 
 
Our Annual Holiday Networking Reception 
 
Wednesday

December 4, 2019

5 - 7:30 PM 
 
Elizabeth Marina - Aboard the Atlantis 
71 Front Street, Elizabeth 07206
Yacht will remain Docked. 
 
TAKE ELIZABETH AVENUE FROM THE UNION COUNTY COURTHOUSE. TURN LEFT ONTO FRONT STREET. GO FOUR BLOCKS. THE MARINA PARKING LOT IS ON YOUR RIGHT.  
Bring Your Friends and Business Associates
Hors-d'oeuvres & Cash Bar
Door Prizes Drawings including ...
Avianca Airlines - 2 Round Trip Tickets  
 
In the Spirit of the Holiday Season, please consider a $10 or more donation to the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce Foundation to help us continue our mission. The "Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce Foundation" is a 501 (c)3 Charitable Foundation. 
 
    
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SAVE THE DATE: Thursday, January 16, 2020
The GECC is seeking Sponsors for Our
Annual State of the City Luncheon
 
Thursday, January 16, 2020
12 Noon - 2 pm
 
Renaissance Hotel
1000 Spring Street, Elizabeth  
 
Listed on Signs And Receive Complimentary Tickets with Reserved Seating
        
$1500
Individual Diamond Sponsor Signs & 8 Free Tickets
 
$750
Shared Gold Sign & 4 Free Tickets
 
Individual Tickets - $95.00 - ON SALE NOW.
 
To Sponsor Call 908 355-7600 or E-Mail gecc.chamber@gmail.com

SAVE THE DATE: Wednesday, January 29, 2020!!
Multi-Chamber Networking Event
 
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
6 - 8 pm
 
Galloping Hill Caterers
Galloping Hill Road and Salem Road, Union  
 
Registration Now Open Click Here!
 
Messages & events from your Fellow Members
EWR Terminal C Specialty Retail Concession Opportunities:     

United Airlines and OTG are accepting proposals for the operation of retail concessions at Newark Liberty International Airport Terminal C. To learn more, please contact:EWRleasing@otgexp.com.  
 
Join us for a tour: Tuesday, December 3rd at 11 a.m.  
 
To attend the tour, you must register by   5:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 26, 2019:  Email EWRleasing@otgexp.com 
 
Proposals are due no later than 5:00 p.m.  Friday, January  31, 2020. Please review the solicitation materials thoroughly before submitting a responseWe look forward to hearing from you. 
 
 
  
Call For Women Artists - Empowering the Woman's Voice through Theater and Dance!  
There will be two information session for women dancers to participate in this six-month, multi-faceted exchange with Katha Ghera, a women theatre collective, from Kathmandu, Nepal. The project is supported by Communities Connecting Heritage (CCH) a world learning program funded by the US Department of State. 
Anyone interested should attend one of the following information sessions:
 
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 6:00 -7:30 pm
Gibney Dance
280 Broadway, NYC - Studio Y
 
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 4:00 - 5:30 pm
NJPAC Center for Arts Education
24 Rector St., Newark, NJ

You can also view details on the Carolyn Dorfman Dance Website

 
The Mills at Jersey Gardens Gift Card Promotions:   
Now through 12/15:

 
Elizabeth Public Library is ready with movies, computer classes, children's story times, and more!  
PLEASE NOTE: Main location of the Library will be closed
to work on RFID tagging as follows: 

Friday, December 6
Friday, December 13
Friday, December 20
Friday, December 27

Please visit our branches which will be open the usual hours, except for Friday, December 6, when all locations will be closed for two hours, from 12 - 2 pm.

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Get your Santa Photos at Jersey Gardens Mall!    

Special Pricing Available through Dec. 13!
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For More information contact:  
Crystal Fresco 
Director of Marketing and Business Development
The Mills at Jersey Gardens
 
 
651 Kapkowski Rd., Elizabeth, NJ 07201
T 908.662.6381 
crystal.fresco@simon.com 
 
 
 
Holidays are coming! 
732-499-6135 for information and tickets.
ROI NJ Presents Though Leadership Series:  
Click Image for Registration Link: USE Code GECC to attend at ½ price, only $12.50.

Thursday, December 5, 2019
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Forsgate Country Club
375 Forsgate Dr
Monroe Township, NJ 08831

WORLD'S AIDS DAY on Thursday, December 5
PROCEED will be Commemorating
WORLD'S AIDS DAY
Thursday, December 5
10 am to 2 pm
1126 Dickinson St. building

Memorial Service from 10:30 am to 11:00 am 

Prep Education from 11: 00 am to 12 noon
(right after the memorial service) 

HIV testing from 10 am to 2 pm
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Special Promotional Opportunity for GECC Members! 
But you must act fast! Call Jennifer North: 856-397-1455
Boy Scouts of America
Tribute to Women Awards Luncheon 
 
Tuesday, December 10, 2019  
 
11:00AM Luncheon And Program   
 
Baltusrol Golf Club * Springfield Township, NJ
 
Our own Jennifer Costa is among the honorees of the day!
 
Please RSVP: ppcbsa.org/special-events 
 
Tickets: $115
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UCEDC Seminars to help you Grow your Business
 
 
 
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
8:30 - 10:30 am
 
 
UCEDC
75 Chestnut Street, Cranford, NJ 07016
 
 
 
 
 
For more info about UCEDC programs contact 
Rogers Ramsey  908-527-1166  
Local Food Bank needs you!   
Community Access Unlimited thanks you for your donations!
The Industry-Business Institute at Union County College Invites you to 
 
Empower Yourself and Your Staff:
 
Sharpen Skills
Solve Problems
Work Smarter

These programs are offered through a grant from the NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development to employees of New Jersey Businesses or non-profit organizations (non-government).

You are eligible if you work more than 20 hours per week and have employer permission.

Self-pay option is also available. Ask us!

Friend or colleague need training? Forward this email. They'll thank you!

For assistance, contact Denise Petrosky (908) 965-2359
 
  
 
Programs offered in November, December and January 

 
 
 
Cornell Care & Rehab is hosting tours this fall:  
This is Julio Robaina, Director of Admissions for Cornell Care and Rehabilitation in Union. As a leader in post-acute care, it is our mission to rehabilitate patients following a hospital stay so we can gear them for a safe return back home. Whether it's physical, occupational, speech or respiratory care services, our patients and their families trust our post-acute care services to get their loved ones, healthy and back on their feet again.
Questions? Contact the Admissions Dept at 908-687-7800
It is getting cold, Please help others keep warm this winter:  
Community Access Unlimited thanks you for your donations!
Give Team Pest Control New Jersey a chance to solve your pest problems:  
Contact Team Pest Control NJ by calling 516-693-2847.
Community Food Bank of NJ announcement:  
 
 
Class starting in January 6 - April 21, 2020.
Call 908-355-3663x240 for details. 
 
Join us for a Free Workshop
"Introduction to Finding Grants" 
Thursday, January 9
2:30-4:00pm
Elizabeth Public Library
11 S. Broad St. - 4th Floor Auditorium
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
 
Call 908-962-5640 for registration and information 
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