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July 2018
The Chamber of Commerce office will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th, for the holiday.
Golfing for Education
Registration is Open
Saturday, August 18 | 8:30am
Last year we revived the Chamber Golf Tournament to benefit the Chamber Education Foundation and it was a great success. Now we need your help to grow the tournament so we can offer more opportunities for our area schools, students and teachers. We are dedicated to investing in the area’s future and to be a partner with our local schools to help provide every possible opportunity to train our future workforce. There are many ways you can be involved. Register a 4 person team. Don't play golf? No worries, how about being a sponsor or donating prizes, it's tax deductible. Please take a moment to register a team or learn more about sponsorship opportunities, CLICK HERE>

  • 7/23 Lunch to Learn
  • 7/27 TGIF Open Mic Night!
  • 8/18 Score 'Fore' Education Golf Tournament
  • 8//24 TGIF featuring Eric Gress
We would like to welcome our newest Chamber Fan, James Frazier Hannon, 8lbs12oz born June 20th.
Proud grandparents are Hank & Jan Frazier, parents Page & Mike Hannon.

TGIF featuring
Open Mic Performers
Friday, July 27th | 6:00-9:00pm
Free Admission
In May we hosted the first ever TGIF Open Mic Night and 10 performers won an invitation to sing at Uncle Billy's Day for a chance to win a professional song recording sponsored by Fainting Goat Studios. Well unfortunately, the freak Friday evening storm put an abrupt end to the contest. We are going to try again at TGIF to award this prize. Come out and help us pick a winner.
Since 1985, AmeriStaff Employment & Staffing Solutions has been providing staffing support to companies throughout Virginia and North Carolina. AmeriStaff's first clients were mostly textile and furniture. From our beginnings in seasonal industrial staffing, we have expanded to include: healthcare, nursing, clerical, accounting, technical, direct hire and temp to hire, just to name a few. In addition to servicing a wide variety of clients, we have also provided tens of thousands of job seekers with employment opportunities. READ MORE>
Faith Christian Academy Offering Scholarships
In case you didn’t hear the awesome news: this coming school year FCA will be offering a scholarship opportunity for students to attend FCA. They are offering a limited number of 50% scholarships to rising 8th grade students who meet academic qualifications and who desire a Christian education. This scholarship will be applied each year through their high school years which would be a total savings of $12,500.00. Please visit their website for an available application form. If you have any questions regarding this scholarship, please call Lisa Moore at 434-324-8276. LEARN MORE>
Creative Edge Design is Hiring
Creative Edge is seeking a full-time vinyl graphic installer. This position is responsible for the hands-on installation of vinyl graphics on windows, walls and vehicles both in-house and at customer locations. High School Diploma or GED and valid VA Drivers license required. Pay based on experience. To see the full list of qualifications or to apply, CLICK HERE>
Team Nurse Is Hiring
Team Nurse in Altavista is hiring! PCA, NA, and CNA positions available. They have cases on 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts that are in need of staffing. Please call 434-309-2645 for more information. Apply in person or online. Also, Team Nurse offers Personal Care Assistant classes. If you are interested in learning more stop by their Altavista office located at 621 Broad Street, Altavista. LEARN MORE>
Home Again Consignment Marketplace Loyalty Card
Home Again Consignment is now offering a loyalty card. With every $30 or more purchase you’ll receive a business card & get one punch and every 10th punch you’ll receive 20% off $50-$200 purchase or 25% off $200 & up purchases. Once your in the club they will notify you of private showings, elite shopping hours & more interesting events coming soon! Stop by and see Justin and start your loyalty card. READ MORE>
Altavista Area YMCA
Fall Soccer Registration is now occuring for ages 4-15. Our focus on youth development provides an environment that will help each child and teen develop relationships, improve self-esteem and build character. You will find our staff and volunteers focus on teaching the fundamentals and ensuring that everyone plays. For more information and the registration form at .
Southside Electric Cooperative (SEC) Announces
Congratulations to Communications Specialist Lauren Irby who has earned recognition as a professional communicator in a national certification program offered by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). Irby has met the requirements to become a Certified Cooperative Communicator (CCC), which signifies standards of professionalism in communications and competency in the electric cooperative industry. There are currently 233 active electric cooperative communicators that have attained CCC status.