Week of August 27th, 2018
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Seeds to Grow
All of our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.
-Walt Disney

Chamber in Pictures
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Thank you, Ooma, for sponsoring a great golf tournament. 18 Holes of nothing but fun!
Evidently, golf wasn't the only sport played at the Chamber golf tournament. The Christensen Electric team played a little baseball, too. (Which could be why they didn't win the tournament.) :)
Leadership Academy includes a media training day. Real live experience, practice, encouragement, refinement, all leadership focused. Application deadline August 31st. Click here for application.
This Week's AM
Friday, Aug 31st | 7:22-9:00 AM
A l's Garden Center
7505 SE Hogan Rd, Gresham, OR 97080
A great networking opportunity to meet more than 100 Chamber members and prospective members.

New faces are always welcome!
Member Tips, Tools & Press Releases
Use PGE’s free Energy Tracker to help manage your energy usage. You can compare use by time of day, week, month or year as well as set alerts to keep track of your bill. 

Endorphins are often associated with the experience of “runner’s high’, however, it’s not necessary to go to such lengths to increase this chemical in the brain. Some simple techniques include practicing controlled breathing, acupuncture, and eating chili peppers (or take a Capsaicin supplement). 

Updating Firmware
Like a computer your network hardware has a firmware that need periodic updating. In the last few years vendors have been releasing a flurry updates to address new feature and security concerns.


This year, 2018, marks the 50th anniversary of the  Wild and Scenic Rivers Act , reason enough to float one of the state’s 30-plus designated waterways. Adventurers in search of crisp currents and breathtaking views will revel in the  Grande Ronde River , whether you choose to raft in rugged solo kayaks, in sturdy flotillas made for floating parties or via guided tours.

Friday AM Meetings

"You at 7:22"
AVAILABLE ONLINE! Member Event Calendar
Need to promote your special day event, fundraiser, request for volunteers, meet and greets, classes, meetings and more? Get value by listing your events with the Chamber.

Click here for a complete list of Member Events.

To post an event, email the details to gacc@greshamchamber.org or call 503-665-1131.

Member Job Openings
List Your Job Openings With The Chamber

One of the free benefits of membership is the ability to post job openings on the Chamber's website. To post a job opening send the details in a Word document to the Chamber Office .

Click Here for a list of current job openings.
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