Weekly Edition No. 279 |October 29, 2018
Our Mission: Promote economic growth of the business community.
Letter From the President
It's another packed couple of weeks at the chamber so don't miss a thing!

It's time once again for our monthly Women Leading Business Luncheon, this Friday at Verf's Grill & Tavern . No cost to attend, just the cost of your lunch.

The next day is our FREE self-defense class put on by the Denton County Sheriff's Office from 11am-3pm at Highland Village Fit Body Boot Camp . See below or click here to RSVP .

I'm excited about next week's first ever quarterly "FOCUS ON" breakfast on Thursday, November 8. Sponsored by Texas New Mexico Power , this breakfast features special guest State Representative Ron Simmons as we FOCUS ON: State Government. The City of Lewisville is hosting this breakfast on the third floor of City Hall and you can RSVP online here .

Join us for as many events as you can - you'll really be glad you did! Follow us on Facebook and read through these Monday Memos for the latest information on everything going on at your Lewisville Area Chamber .

We are better (and stronger) together!

Lori Fickling , IOM
President/CEO
Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
Get Involved
FOCUS ON: State Government
Featuring State Representative Ron Simmons
Thursday, November 8
8 - 9:30 AM

Special guest, State Representative Ron Simmons is our featured speaker for our first ever FOCUS ON breakfast series. We will take a deep dive into State Government and issues in the upcoming legislative session. Sponsored by Texas New Mexico Power . Location sponsored by the City of Lewisville .

Location:
Lewisville City Hall - Third Floor
151 W. Church St.
Lewisville, TX 75057

Cost:
$30

Women Leading Business Lunch
Friday, November 2
11:30 AM - 1 PM

Join us Friday, November 2, for our monthly Women Leading Business lunch!

This a great opportunity to meet and network with other women in business and a great time to learn and be inspired! And you'll love our 10-minute "Coaching Corner"!

No cost to attend - just buy your own lunch. And don't forget to bring a friend!

Location:
2221 Justin Rd., Ste 101 
Flower Mound, TX 75028
Woman's Empowerment Group
Saturday, November 3
11 AM - 3 PM

The Lewisville Area Chamber, along with the  Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce , is hosting the Denton County Sheriff's Office "Woman's Empowerment Program" November 3, 2018, from 11am-3pm at  Highland Village Fit Body Boot Camp .

Be a part of this FREE event and learn the skills to protect yourself. Just RSVP by emailing lindaasbell@me.com.


Location:
2940 Justin Rd., Suite 302
Highland Village, TX 75077
Chamber 101
Tuesday, November 6
10 - 11 AM

Whether you are a new member, potential member, or a long-time member, the Chamber staff invites you to attend member orientation.

Attendees will have an opportunity to network with other members, meet the Chamber staff, and gain a better understanding of membership benefits and chamber programs.

Senior Services Alliance Meeting
Wednesday, November 28
8:30 - 9:30 AM

The Senior Services Alliance (SSA) is made up of members of the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce who provide products and/or services to senior adults and their families.

Monthly meetings provide opportunities for members to connect and learn about new and ongoing items facing seniors.
Location:
Brookdale Lewisville
965 N Garden Ridge Blvd.
Lewisville, TX 75077

Sponsored by:
Brookdale Lewisville
LEADS Power Networking
Every Friday from 7:45 - 9:00 AM

Are you looking for a no-cost, welcoming, dynamic networking group? Join us for LEADS Power Networking, a program of the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce.

This Friday's meeting will be held at the Chamber offices, 551 N. Valley Parkway. Come early to network and we'll start promptly at 8:00 a.m.
SAVE THE DATE!
56th Annual Awards Gala
Havana Nights
Friday, February 8
Upcoming Ribbon Cuttings
Durham Middle School
Wednesday, October 31
11 AM - 12 PM
Studio 360 Med Spa
Friday, November 2
4 - 5 PM
Glowzone
Thursday, November 8
4 -5 PM
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New Member Mentions
The Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce would like to wish a warm welcome to our wonderful new members. We will be formally welcoming our new members into the Chamber during our Monthly Partnership Luncheons.

Member News
Operation Gratitude Halloween Give-Back Campaign Underway
Taking candy from children is usually frowned upon, but teaching them the value of giving back by donating their excess Halloween candy in support of Operation Gratitude’s Care Package Programs for U.S. Troops, Veterans and First Responders is a win-win for kids, parents, and dentists.
Job Opening at Trusted ER Coppell
Interested in earning extra money?
Trusted ER Coppell is in search of a PRN Paramedic or EMT to add to the Trusted ER Family. Applicants need to have excellent clinical skills and abilities to provide the highest level of customer service. Must be registered EMT with 2+ years of experience. Clinical experience in ER a plus.
Financial Balance Seminar Hosted by Ameriprise Financial
Join Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. on November 3 at 2 PM for a special presentation on balancing finances. This is an informational event. There is no cost or obligation.
Christian Community Action Presents Annual Tom Duffy Memorial 5k
Christian Community Action presents the second annual Tom Duffy Memorial 5K. Named in honor of CCA's founder, Tom Duffy, the race will benefit CCA and the programs and services that alleviate suffering, bring hope and change lives in our community. 
Resources
Building Business Success
SCORE provides no-cost confidential one-on-one business counseling to help individual business owners succeed.
Schedule a Mentoring Session:
972-436-9571
Contact the North Texas SBDC at
940-498-6470 for free Business Counseling in Denton County.
Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
972-436-9571