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March 23, 2017

Chamber News
Rep. Yanez briefs committee

This week, Rep. Henry Yanez (end of table) briefed the Public Policy Committee on his current agenda, including Macomb County Community Mental Health Services, Mound Road viability and construction planning, and the 15 Mile Road interceptor drain collapse. 
Member News
CARE for a Taste

Join CARE of Southeastern Michigan and Michigan's most notable restaurants at CARE for a Taste, an evening to celebrate 40 years of service on June 20, at the General Motors Heritage Center in Sterling Heights. Register now for early bird  pricing of $80 per ticket. Those who register through April 3rd will be  entered  to win a pair of Detroit Tigers Opening Day tickets!  For more information, call 586.218.5269 or click here.
Green Macomb Tree, Plant and Shrub sale

Purchase young bare-root trees, fruit trees, flowering shrubs, native pollinator wildflower seeds, fruits and vegetables at very low prices! Order by April 6 at  Orders will be available for pickup at Freedom Hill County Park during Macomb County's Arbor Day celebration from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, April 28 or from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29. 
Deadline draws near for Lockheed Martin visit applications

Lockheed Martin will visit Macomb County on May 17 looking for qualified cost-competitive Michigan companies that can fulfill some of their most pressing needs.  In order for your company to be considered to meet with Lockheed Martin, you must apply by March 31.  To view application click here. 


Sales & Marketing Conference
Friday, Mar. 24
8 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Andiamo,  7096 East 14 Mile Road,  Warren

This conference is designed to help small and medium sized business owners, operators and managers take their business to the next level by amplifying their brand in the marketplace, elevating their digital marketing and increasing their income through improved sales.  
$35 includes breakfast and lunch.  

State of the Community - Macomb Twp
Friday, Mar. 31
8:30 - 10 a.m.
Emagine Theater, 15251 23 Mile Rd
Join Supervisor Janet Dunn as she discusses the State of Macomb Township and the successes of her community.  
$25 members, $35 non-members  
Friday, May 5
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Palazzo Grande, 54660 Van Dyke, Shelby Township

The international ATHENA Award recognizes individuals who are well accomplished professionally, give back to their community and actively assist women in realizing their full leadership potential. Tickets are  $75 and include lunch, award presentation and vendor displays.