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Event Calendar

Member Jump Start
Tue., Mar. 16, 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. via Zoom

To fully activate your membership it is important to learn about the resources, tools and benefits the Chamber provides. This one-hour orientation will cover timely information for the new member, newly hired professional, or business looking to maximize your Chamber membership. Free webinar available to all members the third Tuesday of each month. Open to all members new and continuing who want to know more about how to maximize your Chamber presence. Register on the Chamber website to acquire a link to the session!
The Wednesday Social
Wed., Mar. 17, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

t-Olive Properties' Villa Magnolia Model Home, 377 S. Main Street, Alpharetta, GA 30009

Come enjoy the luck of the Irish! Join fellow Alpharetta Chamber members and guests at our premier after-hours business event The Wednesday Social. Enjoy collaborating as we work together to strengthen and grow business in 2021! This month, meet us at Villa Magnolia, a t-Olive Property. Come see this amazing model home while networking with other like-minded businesses! Price includes 2 drink tickets (sodas, tea, beer, and wine) and appetizers.
The Chamber Supports Local Merchants in May for Alpharetta Retail Month
Purchase an ARM card for $20 in April to receive a 20% discount at participating retailers all over the City of Alpharetta and help us spread the word. A portion of the proceeds will support Chamber non-profit member The Drake House. We are signing up sponsors NOW for this program. A limited number of card sponsorships are available; your company logo will be featured not only on our website and marketing materials, but on a card that will be used throughout the month – email Melody Cookson ASAP at memberservices@alpharettachamber.com to jump on this opportunity!
Sponsors and Donors Needed for the Blue Jean Ball 
Our annual gala this year has us in the rustic but chic venue of The Reid Barn, so we’re doing denim right with a Blue Jean Ball! Secure your sponsorship now for this prestigious event. This year’s event will also feature a silent and live auction, emceed by our own Scott McMichael of Improving Atlanta – if you have products or services you would like to donate to showcase in the auction, please reach out to Melody at memberservices@alpharettachamber.com.
Ribbon Cuttings
Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting: Hilton Alpharetta Atlanta
1020 Powers Place, Alpharetta, GA 30009

Tue., Mar. 30, 4:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Cutting of the ribbon at 4:30 p.m
Reception from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Hotel and restaurant giveaways!

Join the Alpharetta Chamber as we celebrate Hilton Alpharetta Atlanta Grand Opening at its ribbon cutting ceremony. The new Hilton in Alpharetta is surrounded by corporate offices, including AT&T, Bath & Body Works, and many more. It is within 10 minutes of Ameris Bank Amphitheatre, fine dining, and high-end shops at Avalon mall. Stretch your legs along Big Creek Greenway, just over a mile from the hotel. The new Hilton features 249 guest rooms, 7 meeting rooms and 6430 square feet of event space, along with many amenities.
Legacy of Purpose
The Drake House Celebrates 15 Years of Helping Single Mothers and Children Experiencing Homelessness!
2021 marks an incredible community celebration as The Drake House celebrates 15 years of helping single mothers and their children experiencing homelessness in north metro Atlanta. The community is invited to join The Drake House in celebration at one of their upcoming 15th Anniversary Celebration Events slated for June and August of 2021. The local non-profit was founded by the North Fulton Leadership Class of 2004, and officially opened its doors to families on June 12, 2006. Since inception, over 500 families and over 1,000 children have called The Drake House 16-unit apartment complex “home”. The Alpharetta Chamber congratulates Legacy of Purpose member The Drake House on this important milestone and looks forward to helping them celebrate at their events later this year!
Member Resources
Staples Discount for Chamber Members
Staples updated discount program for Chamber members provides discounts on regularly priced items and in-store printing services. Using your discount will now be easier than ever. Follow the link in the Staples Member-to-Member Deal in your Chamber portal to link your Staples Rewards account to your Chamber membership and your discounts will be automatically applied at checkout! For more information, contact Melody Cookson at memberservices@alpharettachamber.com.
Manage Your Events Through Your Member Portal!
Using the event tab on the top toolbar of your portal, you can see what events are coming up, go directly to the registration page for an event, and keep track of the events for which you have registered! If you haven’t yet attended a Member Jump Start webinar and want more tips on how to use your member portal to your best advantage, the next session is via Zoom on March 16th at 9 AM. Register online to receive a Zoom link for the session next week or any month on the third Tuesday of the month!
Hilton Special Grand Opening Offers to Local Residents!
Deadline for eNews! Submissions
The deadline for submission of materials to be considered for inclusion in our weekly eNews! Is 5:00 p.m. each Wednesday. If you have member resources, news or events you would like to report, please forward any information and graphics to Melody Cookson, Member Services Coordinator, at memberservices@alpharettachamber.com.