April 2020
THE VOICE
Huntsville Walker County Chamber of Commerce Newsletter
You are invited to the Small Business Breakfast (a Zoom meeting)!
Sponsored by Barbwire Barbie Boutique
When: Apr 9, 2020 8:00 AM

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News You Can Use!
Did you miss our Zoom call last week? We received some great information from the City of Huntsville and the SHSU-SBDC. Click here to watch!

ZOOM Economic Update April 9, 2020 10 a.m.
An opportunity to hear from a couple of stakeholders in our community discussing COVID19 and how their organizations are lifting up our community. Featured presenters Stephen Smith, Executive Director-Huntsville Memorial Hospital, Rhonda Ellisor, Director- Small Business Development Center at Sam Houston State University and Ray Hernandez, President & CEO-Huntsville Walker County Chamber of Commerce. 
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Visit our Open for Business page for more information on Business Resources, Working from Home, Health Care Updates and more! Your
Mark Your Calendar!

Tourism Meeting: Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.
Chamber members may view the meeting but only tourism committee will present and make comments. Register in advance for this meeting:
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Business After Hours: Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.
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Member Spotlight
Congratulations to our March Member Spotlight-
The Boys and Girls Club of Walker County.
Michelle Spencer, Executive Director, shared how they are staying connected with the families they serve during the COVID-19 Pandemic. “On our front porch are activity packets by age groups, free books and parent information for families who were unable to make it to the distribution on Friday. We remind families on Facebook to use the #virtualBGCWC to show us how they are doing and share with us each day of the Social Media Challenge. We want to stay connected to our members and their families to give them, as much as we can, support at this point in time.” Read More
NEW CHAMBER MEMBERS

The following businesses recently joined the Chamber and we extend a
WARM CHAMBER WELCOME .
The information printed was gained from membership applications. For any additions and/or corrections, contact the Chamber as complete membership information is vital to your records with us.

Naskila Gaming - Texas’ newest and closest destination for gaming entertainment is just a short drive from Huntsville. Naskila Gaming has over 30,000 sq. ft. gaming facility with both smoking and non-smoking gaming areas. They have over 800 Machines, 3 Restaurants, 24 hour Action, Incredible Giveaways and Delectable Dining.
For more information stop by their location at 520 State Park Rd. 56 in Livingston, TX or give Tony Averitt the Executive Director of Community Development a call at 936-563-2946.

Center for Community Engagement-SHSU - At Sam Houston State University, Academic Community Engagement is an essential part of who we are and what we are about. We firmly believe that the role of a regional comprehensive university is to actively collaborate with and contribute to the well being of the communities it serves. In the seven academic colleges, and indeed in every department across campus, our curriculum provides varied opportunities to gain and apply knowledge and skills to make life better. For more information contact
Lee Miller at 936-294-4559.

1st Choice Hospice - Located at 3001 Old Houston Rd., 1 st Choice Hospice provides special care for people who are terminally ill. This involves a team-oriented approach that addresses the medical, physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs of the patient. 1 st Choice Hospice also provides support to the patient’s family or caregiver. For more information contact Teresa Uhlig at 936-295-7100.

Glass Doctor of Huntsville - Located in the "East Piney Woods", Glass Doctor® of Huntsville, Willis and Lake Conroe understands that good, quality glass can protect, preserve and promote a home, car or business. Glass Doctor of Huntsville, Willis and Lake Conroe helps local homeowners and businesses use glass to their advantage. We offer repair, replacement or installation services in Huntsville, Conroe, Willis and other surrounding areas. At Glass Doctor of Huntsville, Willis and Lake Conroe, we fix your panes®. For more information contact April Russell at 936-295-8800 or stop by their location at 2534 Montgomery Rd.

Recent Renewals
Thank You! to our Recent Renewals

First Baptist Church
Ron Lange
Bosworth Roofing
Terry Stivers
Rodeo Mexican Restaurant
Geraldine Dickerson
Historic Tours of Texas
Huntsville Nazarene Church
Lakewood Dental Associates PLLC
Extreme Waste Services
Huntsville Family Medicine
Landscapers Pride
Arbors of Sam Houston
Sam Houston Mem. Funeral Home
Robert A. Josey Lodge
Speed Printing
University Heights Baptist Church
Suddenlink
Able Glass

March Small Business Breakfast
Thanks to  Superior Cleaning Solutions  for sponsoring the Chamber Small Business Breakfast in March! Owner Dustin Stoudt shared, "We offer hot and cold water pressure washing, soft washing and roof cleaning. Our pressure washing system can remove the worst of stains to include rust, food grease, foot traffic stains, mold and mildew. We can even make that old wooden deck look like new!" Call to schedule a free consultation at 936-228-3353. Find our more at  www.superiorcleaningtx.com
Chamber First!  
Please support your fellow chamber members. Help build success in our community by shopping local and utilizing our members for all of our purchasing needs.
Please visit our  MEMBERSHIP DIRECTORY.

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