Welcome New Members:
Color People, Inc.
Thank you to Renewing Members:

South Carolina Department of Commerce

Newberry County Department of Social Services

Willingham & Sons

Chapin Pet Lodge, Inc.

Newberry Hardware, Inc.

Newberry Internal Medicine

The Gallery
Bronze Sponsors
Do you have employees between the ages of
21 and 40?

They can be a part of the Newberry County Young Professionals group and have access to social and service events for only
$30 per year.

What better way to get your employees involved in the community?!

Future invoices will give you the option to add the employees to your annual investment. For now, you may invest here:

Click here to sponsor their mission.

Keep up with NYP here.
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Gain access to online training for your small business here .

Click here for webinars and other area workshops (you may enter your desired travel radius and date range).
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June 27, 2019

Chamber Events
This section highlights Chamber events and news.
Click here for vendor info.
Click here for sponsor info.

Mentoring Newberry County  

an initiative of:
Newberry County Chamber of Commerce
Newberry County Young Professionals
Rotary Club of Newberry
The Champions

We aim to strengthen the business, social, and cultural community through mentorships.

Do you have a skill or expertise to share?

Would you benefit from having a mentor for a particular skill?

Click here to learn more!

Education Information & News
We are happy to share educational opportunities and news.

Business Information & News
Have you, your business, or one of your employees received recognition? Brag on them...Send us the information and we'll publish it here!

Need an Intern?
Contact us at michelle@newberrycounty.org. We are working with Newberry College to help place interns in various job sectors.

Please include a job description, hours needed, any possible compensation, and your contact information.

Community News & Events

Astronaut Camp Powered by STEAM
July 22-26, 2019
In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Lunar Landing, the Newberry Opera House with our sponsor partners Samsung and Piedmont Technical College are proud to bring you Astronaut Camp! This 5-day camp will run from 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. July 22 - 26, 2019. Each day will include STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) activities, physical activities, "Astronaut Training" journaling, and even lunch. Led by Janet of PBS's "Janet's Planet", NASA STEM Certified Florida Teacher of the Year Dr. Lori Bradner and more fun instructors. The $125 fee includes all week and lunch.
Janet Ivey, creator and CEO of PBS's Janet' s Planet, has over 27 years in the children's education and space science outreach sector, she has captivated Nashville and beyond with her work. Her first Tedx Talk was in 2014, " AWE (Art, Wonder and Experiential) Inspired Science" her second Tedx Talk "How to Inhabit Your Very Own Planet, #PlanetYou," was just released. Janet is the new President of Explore Mars, Inc., an active NASA JPL Solar System Ambassador, on the Board of Governors for the National Space Society. She has received 12 regional Emmys and five Gracie Allen Awards for Janet's Planet. Janet will love and encourage you to stand in your inherent science magnificence!
Dr. Lori Bradner, has 30 years of classroom experience as a middle and high school teacher, and global education and outreach experience. Lori has her PhD in Science Curriculum from Columbia University and is a NASA Certified Teacher Professional Development Facilitator. Dr. Lori is the International Director of Education at Think Global Flight and Teacher of the Year in Florida 3 times over. To make things even more fun, she is a former Ringling Brothers CLOWN! Dr. Lori will wow, excite and motivate you to the stars and beyond!
Together Janet and Dr. Lori will give your kids an out of this world week of science, technology, engineering, art and math! It will be full STEAM ahead. Invited guests via Skype will join Janet and Dr. Lori during the week, from an Astronaut, to a Mars Rover Scientist, to a Lunar Architect, to a propulsion expert from Space X! This will be a week of stars, space and science. The local astronomy group will host a star party during the week of the camp. (Specifics about Star Party TBD. Weather will play a role in the exact night of the camp.)
All educators are invited to volunteer and in return will receive PD credit hours, authenticated by Dr. Lori's NASA accreditation. We are looking for 4-6 volunteers, but welcome more than that. We will have a drobox folder full of all the activities and lessons we execute during the camp and the educators can take the camp back to their classrooms. Call 803-276-6264 to volunteer.
So suit up your little astronaut for a mission to the moon and train like an astronaut about to launch to Mars! Janet's Planet STEAM Astronaut  Camp is the ultimate educational experience that illuminates real-world applications of science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics. Come meet Janet and Dr. Lori, two of the most energetic particles in the UNIVERSE! Activities will include everything from designing martian habitats to launching rockets, from engineering a spacecraft from recycled materials to creating a model of a lunar lander. Come get your hands on science and launch your STEAM dreams during this week long camp, July 22-26! Register your child for camp at NewberryOperaHouse.com. For more information, call the Box Office 803-276-6264.

Astronaut camp is sponsored by: Samsung and Piedmont Technical College

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament

June 22, 2019
Country Club of Newberry

Click here for the Sponsorship Letter

Click here for the Sponsorship Package

Job Opportunities
We are happy to publish vacancy announcements for our members.

Bookkeeper wanted:
24-45 hours per week. Knowledge of QuickBooks, working with a budget and  Microsoft office (word, excel, publisher, outlook) preferred. Requires filing  monthly and quarterly taxes, daily deposits, daily reports. Invoicing member  dues & fees monthly, bank draft. Issue member stock certificates. Monthly Board  of Director reports.  Must be customer service oriented. Please send resume to  Country Club of Newberry P.O. Box 246 Newberry, S.C. 29108 Applications are available in the Pro Shop. 803-276-2385

We are looking to hire someone for our septic system installation crew. Must be willing to do manual labor, work 10 hour days, and some weekends. If seriously interested, please stop by the store to fill out an application.

6807 SC Highway 219
Newberry, South Carolina 29108

Newberry Supply is looking for office help.
Answer phone, take payments, accounts payable and receivable, etc.

2454 Wilson Rd
Newberry, South Carolina 29108

Sales Associate
Must be able to work M-F 9-5:30 and some Saturdays

1413 Wilson Road
Newberry, South Carolina 29108

Help Wanted
Looking for a few dedicated people to round out our team.
Must be over 21 years old and be available to work 10 - 20 hours a week.
Apply at Half Full
1402 Main Street

Class B CDL Hazmat Tanker Driver Needed:
Family Owned Business in Newberry, SC
Locally owned, local deliveries.
Weekends off and major holidays off.
Normal hour s, home every evening.
W2 employee, benefits and bonuses included.
Applicants must be eligible to work in the US, have or be willing to get hazmat endorsements, and be able to pass drug tests and background tests. Some lifting required for this position.
Email s3nd3mh3r3@gmail.com
Newberry County Visitors Center - Volunteers Needed

Are you a wealth of knowledge about Newberry County or interested in learning more about Newberry County?

We are seeking volunteers to answer phones and greet visitors:
  • During our regular hours of Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
  • Special dates of community events that bring visitors to the area
Contact us at 803.276.4274, chamber@newberrycounty.org, or visit us at 1209 Caldwell Street on the first floor of Community Hall in downtown Newberry.