"Building our community"
Business Weekly | September 16, 2019
Spotlight On...
Keep Nassau Beautiful
Keep Nassau Beautiful is a volunteer-based community action and education organization that works through concerned citizens and partnerships with government, businesses, and education institutions. Its mission is to remove litter, promote recycling, and encourage sustainability of a clean, green and beautiful Nassau County. During 2018, volunteers and ADOPT partners spent 10,890 hours removing 223,164 pounds (112 tons) of litter and waste; including 140,586 pounds of litter and collecting and recycling 82,578 pounds of hazardous waste; including 20,826 pounds of electronic waste and 27,485 pounds of latex paint - avoiding land fill contamination. Keep Nassau Beautiful is an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful (KAB) and Keep Florida Beautiful (KFB) and maintains a “Good Standing” certification. KNB is a stand-alone, not for profit, 501 (c) 3 corporation; founded in 1991 and incorporated in the state of Florida.
UF Health North
UF Health North makes access to high-quality medical care more convenient for residents throughout Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia. Located in North Jacksonville on Max Leggett Parkway near Interstate 95, the UF Health North campus includes a 92-bed hospital, 24/7 adult and pediatric emergency center, and an outpatient multispecialty medical office building. UF Health North is the only full-service hospital in North Jacksonville. The facility features all-private rooms, which studies show promote faster recovery and improve the patient experience. Here patients receive comprehensive care from UF Health specialists and surgeons. The hospital provides 12 spacious  labor and delivery suites  and two dedicated obstetric operating rooms so mothers-to-be can deliver closer to home.
Public Officials Appreciation Reception Sponsors
Welcome New Members:
- John T. Ferreira & Son, Inc. - Adele Suddes
- Poole & Poole PA
Renewing Members:
American Business Women's Association, Eight Flags Charter Chapter, Century 21 John T. Ferreira & Son, Inc. - Jackie Darby, Sea Cottages of Amelia LLC, Sea Horse Properties, Inc. - Mary Pitcher, Sean McGill, The UPS Store, Fernandina Beach and WestRock
We Are the Chamber
Highlighting member businesses
Barnabas Center
Photos of the Week
Tony Baia, Violet Boerescu, Janet Morris and Hampton Ray at the Yulee Council meeting
Coffee with Your Commissioner attendees with County Commissioner Justin Taylor
Ribbon cutting ceremony for Amelia Island Surgery Center