Chamber News and Events
Congratulations to our own Best of Ahwatukee Chamber Award Winners:
Small Business of the Year: Elements Massage
Business of the Year:  CK's Tavern & Grill
Business Woman of the Year:  Kendra Pieratt , CK's Tavern & Grill
Nonprofit of the Year:  The Festival Of Lights
Education Mentor of the Year: Darcy DiCosmo,  Kyrene de los Cerritos, A Leadership Academy
Community Champion: Andi Pettyjohn,  Kiwanis Ahwatukee

Check out our Best of Ahwatukee Photo Gallery courtesy of Future Group Photo
Registration is open for single entries and foursomes, c lick here to register

Market your business through many sponsorship opportunities. Premium sponsorships include a foursome, while budget-friendly hole sponsorships start at $200. Commit early to maximize your marketing and branding opportunities in the weeks leading to the tournament. Click here for s ponsorship opportunities.  
Thank you to our Sponsors!
Attend our monthly New Member Launch Orientation Sessions, held the third Wednesday of each month at the Chamber offices. We will guide you through member benefits available to you, highlight networking, educational and volunteer opportunities plus provide instruction on maximizing promotion of your business through the Chamber Website--creating a business landing page, member-to-member discount programs, and Save Local Now promotions. Join us! 
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
AFCC Office, Lower Level Conference Room 
1345 E. Chandler Blvd. Suite 115
Phoenix, AZ 85048
After 5 Mixer Evening Mixer with Special Complimentary Chamber Class

Join us for an amazing, innovative After 5 Mixer at Eat the Frog Fitness. Get your ‘frog on’ by joining us for a special complimentary class for Chamber members BEFORE the Mixer. This will be a cardio-based class which will involve bikes and rowers as well as weights and the TRX straps. Space is limited so reserve your spot now by calling 480-306-7661, indicating you are a Chamber member. Please arrive by 4:10 PM for a 4:30 PM class as you will need to fill out waiver and get a complimentary heart rate monitor. Wear proper workout attire and bring a water bottle and towel, if necessary. Showers are available.
 
Stay for After 5 Mixer activities after class. Enjoy demonstrations, lite bites and networking. Meet new people. Grow your network. Expand your business. Stay for 10 minutes or stay for the entire time!
Attendees are welcome to bring a raffle prize in exchange for sharing a 30 second commercial and you don’t want to miss your chance to take home the Chamber Pot (must be present to win).
 
*Members are encouraged to bring a promotional raffle item

Free for Members
$15 Non Members
 
Cash or Credit Card Accepted At The Door
 
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
4:30-5:30 pm Special Complimentary Chamber Class 
5:30 - 7:00 pm After 5 Mixer
4722 E Ray Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85044
The Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce is growing and welcoming many new members. Come out to support your Chamber colleagues at this month’s Ribbon Cutting ceremonies, sponsored by Cox Business:
Finance of America Mortgage is a full service mortgage banker offering a diverse portfolio. Their knowledgeable and seasoned mortgage specialists are committed to helping borrowers achieve the dream of home ownership.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Noon - 1:00 pm
Finance of America - Gateway Branch
275 E. Rivulon Blvd., Ste 200
Gilbert, AZ 85297
Essential Oils Nation from Phoenix AZ provides pure and therapeutic grade oils both online and at retail locations. Helpful essential oils educators are ready to answer any of your questions and direct you to what oils will best fit your needs.
Friday, March 22, 2019
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Essential Oils Nation
3233 E. Chandler Blvd. Suite 9
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Copper Moon Yoga provides a welcoming environment for students to explore and develop their own Yoga journey and self-transformation. They strive to bring health, happiness and well-being into the lives of those in our community.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
4:00 - 6:00
Copper Moon Yoga
4825 E Warner Rd Suite D11
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Foothills Pool Care & Repair has provided quality pool service to the Ahwatukee Foothills area for over 22 years. This family-owned and operated swimming pool cleaning maintenance service business was established in 1994 and now services South Tempe, Chandler, and as always, Ahwatukee.
Friday, March 29, 2019
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Foothills Pool Care & Repair
3233 E. Chandler Blvd. Suite 18
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Member and Community News
Closures
  • Pecos Road temporary closures for controlled rock blasting between 24th Street and 17th Avenue - Ongoing 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays through March
  • Pecos Road between 24th Street and 17th Avenue - 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly, Sunday to Friday through April
  • Lane Restrictions
  • Pecos Road west of Desert Foothills Parkway, traffic shift onto freeway mainline - Ongoing to Summer 2019
  • Pecos Road east of 32nd Street, westbound right lane closed - 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, Monday, March 11 to Friday, March 15
  • 40th Street between Briarwood Terrace and Cottonwood Lane, northbound lane closures - Ongoing through 2019
  • 40th Street between Briarwood Terrace and Cottonwood Lane, southbound lane closures - 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays through 2019
Ongoing Activities
  • Desert Foothills Parkway traffic shift between Frye and Pecos roads - Ongoing through mid-2019
  • Desert Foothills Parkway, no left turns at Frye Road - Ongoing through mid-2019
  • 24th Street traffic shift between Liberty Lane and Pecos Road - Ongoing through April
  • Cottonwood Lane traffic shift at 40th Street - Ongoing through April
  • 17th Avenue traffic shift between Lacewood Place and Pecos Road - Ongoing through Summer 2019
  • Pecos Road cross streets between 40th Street and 17th Avenue flagging operations for truck traffic - Ongoing through 2019, as needed
  • Pecos Road eastbound and westbound truck traffic between 40th Street and 17th Avenue to deliver materials - Ongoing through 2019
  Upcoming Closures
  • 24th Street between Liberty Lane and Pecos Road - Saturday, March 16 to Sunday, March 17
  • 32nd Street between Liberty Lane and Pecos Road - Nightly, Monday, March 18 to Thursday, March 21

Construction of the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway continues to make great progress, with the total project over 70 percent complete.
Our goal is to complete the freeway safely and efficiently while reducing impacts to the community whenever possible. You can help by telling us how we are doing. Please take a couple of minutes to provide your feedback by taking our online survey. Your responses will help our team continue to reduce construction impacts as much as possible.
This is the LAST CHANCE to take make your opinions heard! The survey closes at midnight on Friday, March 15.
Click Here  to complete the survey.
 
Schedules are subject to change based on weather and other unforeseen factors. For real-time highway conditions statewide, visit ADOT’s Traveler Information Site at www.az511.gov, follow ADOT on Twitter (@ArizonaDOT) or call 511, except while driving
Exciting news! Office Depot has enhanced our small business savings program to provide even more discounts in-store and online, plus added fantastic new benefits. More than just deals (that now extend to almost every item!), you’ll also get access to Office Depot’s new technology services, local Business Pros and more. If you currently use or have used our Office Depot program, nothing changes. You’ll still be able to access the same great pricing and deals that you’re used to. If you are not signed up for our Office Depot Small Business Savings Program, administered by Excelerate America
Register here .
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