June 2017
Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce
June 2017 Chamber Chat

Election season is short but impactful to us all.  If you have a selection, a choice, or an opinion then, exercise that right as an American Citizen and vote in tomorrow's City-Wide elections. We are each players in our community whether we are business owners,  employees, community partners, and/or citizens of our great City of Vicksburg.  Polls open at 7:00 a.m. for all City residents and close at 7:00 p.m.  Be sure to get out and make your voice heard.  

Visit The Vicksburg Post  for a line up of the candidates. Best of luck to all! 

Lurline Simmons
Membership Recruitment & Services Coordinator
Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce
Welcome New Members!! 
We are proud to offer the largest Wine and Liquor Selection in Northeastern Louisiana at the lowest prices in the region! Come by and see us, you won't be disappointed!  

Having a party and need anything contact Allen Kitchens, Jr. our wine and liquor manager@318-633-9620 or cell 601-906-6517

Wine, Liquor, Powerball, LA Lotto, MegaMillions, Beer, Daiquiris

Location: 239 Hwy 193  Delta, LA

The Vintage Belle, Salon & Boutique
is a full service salon.  We offer all types of color services, styling, cutting, and waxing services.  We have a boutique featuring, jewelry, clothing, and accessories.

Location: 1618 Cherry Street  
Vicksburg, MS

Contact: (601) 501-6057

Owner: Ashley Joseph


Believers of Faith Cancer Organization is a Non-Profit 501 (c )(3) Cancer Organization based in Vicksburg-Warren, MS.  BOFCO is a Christian based Organization.The Vision is to support Cancer Patients in the fight Against Cancer.

Location: 105 Williams Road
Vicksburg, MS

Contact:  Carolyn Butler

Elite Performance and Rehab provides physical, occupational, and speech therapy services for all ages!

Location:  1901 A Mission 66 Vicksburg
Vicksburg, MS

Contact: (601) 638-5518

Considering Membership??? Your Business could be listed right HERE!  Contact the Chamber Office at (601) 636-1012 or email lsimmons@vicksburgchamber.org for more information.  
Upcoming Events
Wednesday, June 7 - Call-a-Thon at Chamber office from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Monday, June 12 - Chamber Board meeting at 5:15 p.m. at Chamber Office

Thursday, June 15 - 8 a.m. Ambassadors Meeting Chamber Office

Thursday, June 15 - 9 a.m.-10 a.m. - Realtors Meeting at the Chamber Office

Wednesday, June 21 - 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Chamber Luncheon at The Anthony featuring Guest Speaker, Ed Gardner, Business Development Manager for Entergy Mississippi

Thursday, June 22 - CyberSecurity Workshop from 12:00 p.m.. - 1:00 p.m. at the Chamber Office, Presented by Steve Elwart of Ergon Refining, Inc., Lunch sponsored by Ergon Refining, Inc.

Friday, June 23 - 12:00 p.m. - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Elite Performance & Rehab, 1901 A Mission 66 

Monday, June 26 - 10:00 a.m. - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for The Vintage Belle Salon & Boutique, 1618 Cherry Street

Be sure to visit our Calendar of Events below! 

Calendar of Events
Vicksburg Young Professionals
Join us for a Lunch & Learn workshop with  at the Outside the Box Business Center located at 908 Cherry Street on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.!  Must Register to attend.  

Visit the Facebook page below for a list of current activities and events! 

Vicksburg Young Professionals
Leadership Vicksburg
On Wednesday, May 10, 2017 the Leadership Vicksburg class participated in a day of Government in Action.  The group sat in on a City Board Meeting, toured the Central Fire Station and The Vicksburg Police Department. Lunch was catered by McAlister's Deli at the Lower MS River Museum. That afternoon, the group received an insider look at Tourism in Vicksburg courtesy of the Vicksburg Convention and Visitors Bureau.  Later, toured the Vicksburg National Military Park with Park Guide, Rick Martin. Thank you to the City of Vicksburg Mayor and Board of Aldermen, Fire Chief Charles Atkins and Deputy Chief Craig Danczyk and Staff, Police Chief Walter Armstrong and Staff, Bill Seratt, Laura Beth Strickland and Staff of the VCVB, and Rick Martin and the VNMP for giving of their time and talents to the Leadership Vicksburg Class.

Next training day is Wednesday, June 14, 2017 touring the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Research and Development Center. 

Visit the Leadership Vicksburg Facebook page for pictures and future session information! 

Leadership Vicksburg
Chamber Events 
May 2017
For all past event details and images visit the Chamber Facebook page!

Wednesday, May 3 - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Vicksburg Hearing Health

Tuesday, May 9 - Business After Hours at Waterview Casino 

Thursday, May 11 - Ambassadors meeting

Thursday, May 25 - Rescheduled May Chamber Luncheon at the Vicksburg Convention Center.

Friday, May 26 - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Believer's of Faith Cancer Organization

Tuesday, May 30 - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for The Anthony 

Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce
2020 Mission 66  |  Vicksburg, MS 39180
(601) 636-1012 | (601) 636-4422 | www.vicksburgchamber.org