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Mission
Statement

To advance, promote, and encourage successful business growth for our members.
2020 Chamber Champions
Announcements
Mount Airy City Schools Board of Education Candidates Forum – 2/17/2020

Pictured left to right: Forum Moderator John Philips, Chamber Board Member; Candidates Philip Thacker, Terrell Stephens, Don Moore, Jayme Reeves Brant, Thomas Horton, Teresa Leiva and Wendy Carriker.

This was a very informative forum! Thank you to the candidates and all those who participated in this event. The Primary Election will be on March 3rd.
Paying your Chamber Dues is Easy!

All Chamber members should have received a renewal notice for
their annual membership dues in the mail. Here are three ways to pay your dues:

  1. Online w/ Credit Card: Go to the Chamber website, scroll to the bottom of the Home page, and follow the instructions listed.
  2. Phone w/ Credit Card: Call the Chamber, (336) 786-6116, ask for Cristie or Randy, and they will assist you with your payment over the phone.
  3. Mail: Checks can be mailed to the Chamber's PO Box 913, Mt Airy NC 27030.

Thank you for your continued support of the Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce!
Nominations for the Chamber's 2020 Excellence in Business Awards are now open. Complete the form linked below to submit a nomination for one or more awards. Go to www.MtAiryNCChamber.org to learn more about this special event! Deadline Extended: February 28, 2020
2020 - 2021 Chamber Directory in Production!

Attention Chamber Members,

The Mount Airy News sales team will be contacting you regarding ads for the new Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce 2020 - 2021 Membership Directory. If you would like to purchase an ad, contact them at (336) 786-4141 or Advertising@MtAiryNews.com.
Chamber Programs / Events
Friday, February 21, 2020
8:30am-10am

New members who have joined the Chamber between September 2019 and February 2020 are invited to attend New Member Orientation! All members are welcome.

Businesses interested in contributing something to the goody bags, please contact Cristie Andrews ASAP via Cristie@MtAiryNCChamber.org, (336) 786-6116 ext 206.
Thursday, March 19, 2020
6:30pm-8:30pm
Cross Creek Country Club

Tickets and Sponsorship Packages for the annual Excellence in Business Awards are now available. Learn more about how you can get involved with this event and nominate a business / non-profit / individual for an award by clicking the button below.
Sponsored by:
Thursday, March 5th, 2020
5:30pm-7pm

RSVP and prepare for essential business networking and fun at Carolina Ziplines!
Pilot Mountain Business Council has planned a networking event for business owners / operators located in the Pilot Mountain area. Click here to learn more about this event coming up on February 25th.
Member / Community Info.
The Yadkin Valley Economic Development District, Inc. (YVEDDI) is currently conducting a research project to help guide strategies for eliminating the causes and conditions of poverty in the region over the next three years. Please complete this brief survey as a business owner or community member so help them gather helpful information.
Getting married soon? Or know someone who is? Get all of your wedding resources in one place at the  Farmhouse Spits and Spoons  Wedding Party.
RSVP required. Go to the Facebook Event for more info.
Surry Community College - Small Business Center
Did you know the SBCN services, including the business seminars and webinars, are free? They are a community-based provider of education, training, counseling, networking, and referrals. Any small business owner or prospective small business owner can benefit!
Upcoming Free Seminars

Topic: Marketing and Sales
February 25, 2020 6pm-8pm
Location: SCC Center for Public Safety

Topic: Marketing and Sales
March 12, 2020 6pm-8pm
Location: SCC Center for Public Safety

Topic: Start-up Assistance
March 24, 2020 6pm-8pm
Location: SCC Center for Public Safety

Sign up for the Tourism Summit at YadkinValleyNC.com/Tourism-Summit