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Seeds to Grow

Computers are good at following instructions, but not at reading your mind.


Welcome New Member
 
Mt. Hood Senior Solutions


Thank You
Renewing Members

Al's Garden Center

Joan Albertson

The Hoppy Brewer

Maggie Mae's Kids Bookshop

Leathers Fuels

Fred Meyer, Gresham

Willoughby Hearing

Elmer's Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner

Eastco Diversified Services

Mt. Hood Hospice

Marie's Custom Quilting

Legacy Mount Hood
Medical Center

Gresham Sanitary Service Inc.

Monti Electric, Inc.

Central Electronic Alarm, Inc.

Black Bear Diner

Chamber in Pictures
Thank you to our Resource Team for all your behind-the-scenes hard work. Pictured: Brian York (Clackamas County Bank) and
Randy Paden (RP Computing)
Lynn surprised the Gresham Chamber staff with massages while she was on vacation. Julie Haugen (Healing Treasures Massage) can make your staff just as relaxed, too!
Small Business Owners, Scott Thomas (APEX Solutions) and Lenny Martin (Mt. Hood Pro Painting) making connections at the Friday AM, hosted by BFit Gyms.
This Week's AM
Friday, February 22, 2019 | 7:22-9:00 AM

Gresham Ford 1999 Powell Blvd, Gresham
A great networking opportunity to meet more than 100 Chamber members and prospective members.

New faces are always welcome!
Member Tips, Tools & Press Releases
Creating a cleaner energy future for you. We’re on track for an energy mix that’s 70% carbon free by 2040. Soon, even more of your power will come from renewable resources. Join us by visiting www.fullcleanfuture.com .

Business Startup Tips

Once you’ve determined the area where you want to set up shop, a key decision is whether to buy or lease property. By owning a space, you can control costs and may take advantage of tax benefits.

A Startling Statistic:

Nearly 70% of managers are uncomfortable communicating with their employees. 
How Can You Help Them Learn Best Practices Before Promoting Someone To Management?
Did you know?

Did you know there are 12 Disney Theme Parks?
Combating the Financial
Mistakes of our 20's and 30's

Mistake #2: Spending too much on a car

Did you Know...

It is not necessary to use a sealer with cultured stone. If you do choose to put a sealer on, then ensure that your sealer is a silane sealer. This is a breathable sealer.
Tourism
You could go years passing through this community at the east edge of the Portland metro area without realizing what you’re missing: bird-filled wetlands, boating lakes, bike trails and a pedestrian-scale walkable village. With its waterfront parks, open spaces and a postcard-perfect vantage point of Mt. Hood, this city of 9,000 offers not just a fair view, but a downright lovely one.  Click Here for more.
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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