July 27, 2022
Chamber Events
Networking Golf Tournament
September 19, 2022
The Anaheim Chamber of Commerce invites you to a day of golf, business connections, and food from featured Anaheim eateries and breweries.

Join us, Monday, September 19th at Anaheim Hills Golf Course for an 11 am shotgun start! Sponsorship opportunities are available.
 
We have additional marketing opportunities available if you would like to showcase your business in front of our golfers on the course. Please email Heather for more information heather@anaheimchamber.org.
Networking in August
Join us for Networking next month! Our events will be Good Morning Anaheim Breakfast on Friday, August 5th followed by Leads Lunch on Wednesday, August 10th and After hours Mixer on August 18th. RSVP is required.
Good Morning Anaheim
Friday, August 5th
7:30 AM
Mimi's Cafe
Leads Lunch
Wednesday, August 10th
11:30 AM
at Baran
After Hours Mixer Thursday, August 18th
4:30 PM
The Clubhouse in Anaheim Hills
Be a Part of the Directory and Get Your Business Seen! 
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Are you trying to generate additional traffic for your business?
Do you want your event to reach an audience outside our area?

Did you know your business can post events on the Anaheim Chamber Community Calendar? You can also submit press releases in the Member Information Center by logging in to your Chamber Account.

It's free! It’s easy! It's included in your membership! Contact Kathleen@AnaheimChamber.org if assistance is needed.

News
Boys & Girls Club of Anaheim
Last week the Anaheim Chamber was honored to be a part of the Boys & Girls Club of Anaheim event where Feed the Children and Power Crunch provided over $100,000 worth of Food, Back to School backpacks and school supplies, essentials, personal care items, specialty lunch boxes, and Disney Children's books to low income individuals and children struggling with food insecurity in Anaheim and the surrounding area.
Congressman Correa Hosting Grant Webinars
Join Adam Johns with SBA Orange County / Inland Empire District Office and the SBA’s resource partners SBDC, SCORE, and WBC as they present free webinars in collaboration with Congressman Lou Correa.

Congressman Lou Correa will be hosting multiple grant webinar sessions with varying topics. You can choose to attend one or more of the following webinars:

  • Session 1: July 21 - National Endowment for the Arts & National Endowment for the Humanities
  • Session 2: July 28 - U.S. Small Business Administration
  • Session 3: August 4 - La Agencia Federal de Pequeños Negocios (En Español)
  • Session 4: August 25 - Minority Business Development Agency
  • Session 5: September 1 - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Session 6: September 29 - U.S. Veterans Affairs Department 
2022 Virtual Washington, D.C. Advocacy Summit with
Orange County Business Council
Join the Orange County Business Council virtually and make the voice of business heard as they advocate for Orange County and continue to advance economic development, workforce and quality of life priorities for the nation's sixth largest county. August 16, 2022 | 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Cost is $50.
U.S. Chamber Weekly Update: Crime & Grid Reliability
Webinars/Immigration Data
Last week, the U.S. Chamber hosted two informative webinars. The first focused on the ongoing problem of organized retail crime, while the second focused on the reliability of the nation’s electricity grid. They have provided recordings of each webinar. Last week also marked the launch of their Immigration Data Center, which details how the immigration system contributes to workforce struggles. 
Anaheim Fall Festival & Halloween Parade
Seeking Your Support 
This year, on Saturday, October 29, 2022, the Anaheim Fall Festival intends to resume in-person events and present the Parade to the residents of Anaheim. To do so, they need your support and request your partnership in this unique promotional opportunity. 
Membership Spotlight
Anaheim Transportation Network Awarded
$22.8 Public Transit Grant
Anaheim Transportation Network was recently awarded a $22.8M public transit grant to advance its zero-emission public transit system in Orange County. The grant, awarded by the California State Transportation Agency, will be used to purchase electric vehicles for current and future service routes, and enhanced services to connect neighborhoods with regional transportation opportunities such as Amtrak, Metrolink and OCTA services.
Foothill/Eastern Transportation Corridor Agency’s Early
Paydown of $125 Million in Bond Debt
As part of the Agencies’ groundbreaking seven-year Strategic Plan, they executed the paydown by utilizing cash to pay off some of its bonds on the July 15, 2022, call date. The early paydown of bond principal that had a maturity date of 2053 is expected to save the Agency approximately $180 million in interest payments. 
Chamber Member Live Good nominated for
"Business of the Year" in Irvine
Live Good is a UCI student-run environmentally friendly and sustainable company with education and diversity as its core principles with a mission to promote ethical business practices, sustainable manufacturing, and human rights around the globe.
Visit Anaheim
There’s still time to RSVP! Visit Anaheim’s Destination Forecast on August 17th
Sharpen your business & marketing plan with industry trends & insights on August 17 from 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Where:
City National Grove of Anaheim
2200 E. Katella Ave.
Anaheim, CA 92806

Registration Deadline:
Wednesday, August 3, 2022

Anaheim's Newest Venue 
 Updates and Upgrades 
Elevate your group’s experience in Anaheim. Visit Anaheim is breaking down everything you need to know about venue upgrades and updates for team building, business dinners, outdoor functions, conferences, and more. Find eclectic settings and modern comforts. In addition, we’ve got your inside scoop on the newly renovated and soon-to-come venues to inspire impactful meetings.
Small Business Administration & SCORE Upcoming Events
SBA Score Upcoming Events
Events on Thursday, August 4th
HR 101
by Audrianne Adams Lee

Thursday, August 4th | 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

We will review the major functional areas of HR as it relates to California compliance including:
•    Hiring/Firing
•    Benefits
•    Motivating & Retaining
•    Safety & Security
•    Compensation
We will review potential claims and how to avoid them. We will also provide you tools and resources you can use in your business right away to minimize your risk and liability.

*All events listed are in PDT (Pacific)
Resource Partners are here to help you...
If you need assistance navigating any of SBA's funding options, or with general business guidance, SBA's resource partners are available to help.
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