Macomb Chamber e-Connect

October 12, 2017

Chamber News
Representatives from the Macomb County Chamber traveled to the Association of the U.S. Army (AUSA) Conference this week along with representatives from the Macomb County  Planning and Economic Development Department. Here they are posing with Gary Whited, President of General Dynamics Land Systems. The trip is to help solidify Macomb County as a location for defense industry and business.

Member News
First State Bank donates $5,000 to community kitchen

As part of its centennial celebration, First State Bank is honored to award a $5,000 donation to Macomb Feeding the Need, supporting an organization that does so much to nourish our community.
"Macomb Feeding the Need is an inspiration," says Gene Lovell, president and CEO of First State Bank. "Cheryl and her team of volunteers do an extraordinary job feeding and supporting our most vulnerable neighbors."
Macomb Mall partners with Wigs 4 Kids

Macomb Mall is excited to continue their support of Wigs 4 Kids by hosting the 4th Annual Wigs 4 Kids Cut-A-Thon, Talent Show, and Princess & Pirate Party on Saturday, October 21 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm. This fundraiser has something to offer the entire family while raising money and awareness for an amazing organization, Wigs 4 Kids of Michigan!
Smashing Pumpkins at the Detroit Zoo

Detroit Zoo animals will have a smashing good time on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, and Saturday, October 21, 2017, when they receive pumpkins filled with tasty treats to eat, play with, roll around in, tear apart and smash.Around Halloween, seasonal fare from local Michigan producers gives this activity a special appeal for both Zoo visitors and the animals," said Scott Carter, DZS chief life sciences officer.
Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser for Vets

Join us for a benefit gala on Friday, November 3 at Andiamo in Warren. Enjoy a delightful plated meal, open premium bar, silent and live auction items to bid on, and a classic country concert featuring Alan Turner & the Steel Horse Band and our headliner John Michael Montgomery! This event is dedicated to showcase the work Macomb Habitat does for local veterans.  Tickets and more information available here.

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Upcoming Events

Coffee Connection
Thursday, Oct. 19
8-9:30 a.m.
PNC Bank,  24612 Harper Avenue,  St. Clair Shores
Free, but please register!

Join us for a Coffee Connection at PNC BANK - St. Clair Shores. This is a wonderful opportunity to network with your fellow Chamber Members and make lasting business connections.

 

Member Mixer
Tuesday, Oct. 24
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Westview Orchards, 65075 Van Dyke, Washington Twp.
Free, but please register!

Join us at Westview Orchard for a member mixer! Macomb county's 1st bicentennial farm produces fresh fruits & vegetables, & features outdoor entertainment, food, on-site bakery, seasonal u-pick & winery.

 

State of Mount Clemens
Friday, October 27
8-10 a.m.
OU/Frankel Building
20 South Main 
Mount Clemens
$25 members / $35 non-members

Join us as we welcome Mayor Barb Dempsey, who will provide a forecast of the exciting and wonderful things happening in Mount Clemens

 

Coffee Connection
Wednesday, Nov. 8
8-9:30 a.m.
Matick Toyota
23405 Hall Road, Macomb
Free, but please register!

Join us for a Coffee Connection at Matick Toyota, Macomb. This is a wonderful opportunity to network with your fellow Chamber Members and make lasting business connections.

 
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