Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce
December 6th, 2017  
Featured Event
Upcoming Events
Biscuits 2 Business 

Biscuits-2-Business is a FREE leads group that will meet on December 13th at 8:00a.m. Biscuits-2-Business will be held at the Holiday Inn on Clemson Blvd. There is LIMITED seating and an RSVP is required! Each attendee will be given an opportunity to speak about their business and listen to our speakers, Tiffany Mallion and Megan Gillespie with Fairway Outdoor Advertising!
Ambassador of the Month! 
Maria Torres-Green
Regions Bank
Member Spotlight
Have you seen the coverage on one of our Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce Board Members from Greenville CEO?
Community Reminders

The Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce has limited discounted tickets!  If you would like to purchase tickets please call 864-226-3454
Pendleton Historic Homes Open in Full Holiday Decor

Join the Pendleton Historic Foundation [PHF] for its annual Christmas celebration on Saturday, December 9th. Ashtabula and Woodburn Historic Homes will be open to the public from 1 p.m. -  9 p.m. featuring food, live music, and more!
Each antebellum house will be traditionally decorated inside and out, with costumed docents stationed throughout to share the homes' unique history. Festive refreshments will be served and live musical performances are scheduled throughout the afternoon and evening.
Ashtabula will be hosting the acapella group "Premium Blend" at 4 p.m., Celtic harpist Jamie Dean at 7:30 p.m., and the St. Andrew's "HymnDingers" hand bell group at 8 p.m.
Woodburn's music lineup will be booked in the meantime. Stay informed by following PHF on Facebook (@PendletonHistoricFoundation), Twitter (@Pendleton_HF), and Instagram (@pendleton.hf).
Tickets are $12.50 per person, per house OR $20.00 per person to enjoy both homes! Please call (864) 646-7249 or email to secure your tickets by mail or get your tickets online via PayPal at
New Foundations is asking you to be a hero this Christmas and throughout the year by helping them provide the following... 

Curling iron
Flat iron
Hair accessories
Nail polish
Lip gloss
Body spray
Body lotion
Shower gel
Hair brush/comb/picks
natural hair products
DVD player- Blu-Ray
DVDs- PG-13 and below
Books for teens
Jewelry for teens
Watches for teens
Pajama pants for boys- boys' sizes Lg, XL, men's S-2X
Pajama pants for girls- sizes Ladies S-XL
Slippers and slipper socks- ladies and men's sizes
Fleece blankets
Underwear- ladies and men's sizes
Socks- ladies and men's sizes

Belts- men's sizes
Duffel bags
Hats, gloves, scarves for teens
MP3 players
Personal speakers
Board games- monopoly, checkers, chess, connect 4,
Horse shoe set
Corn hole set
Remote controlled cars
Football, basketball, soccerball, volleyball, kickball, Frisbee, etc
Yarn for crocheting
Art and paint supplies- paint, brushes, sketch pads, etc
Playing cards, Uno
Jewelry making kits
Tackle boxes with fishing supplies
Word search/Sudoku books
Gift cards- movie theaters, QT, Zaxbys, Wendys, McDonalds, Subway, Krispy Kreme, Target

You can drop off your donations at the Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce!

Membership Has Its ADVANTAGES!!!
Chamber Advantage is an exclusive package of tangible benefits included with your membership. After
surveying our members, your Chamber conducted a Request for Proposal process and negotiated special pricing on products & services our members suggested. By taking advantage of one or more of these programs to save money on your operating expenses, your business will see a tangible return on your membership investment in no time!  We work for you to ensure you have a strong Return on Investment.  
 Discount for Constant Contact
Receive a discount when you sign up with Constant Contact. As a Chamber Member you'll enjoy exclusive savings on our entire suite of marketing tools, with plans starting as low as $20 per month.  Sign up today for your FREE 60-day trial and when you're ready to buy, save 20% when you prepay for 6 months or 25% when you prepay for 12 months.  Questions? Call us- we're here to help: 855-797-4708 or email us at  If you are an existing Constant Contact customer, but would like to receive the Chamber Member benefits, please email

Sign up today at:

Call us at 864-226-3454 or email Britton Rodgers for more information on advertising your business on our newsletter! 
Thank You to Our Business Partners
Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce | 864.226.3454 |