May 20Th Newsletter
Created on Monday, 19 May 2014 18:58
Written by Super User
1. LCOC GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING RECAP
We had another great meeting! The agenda is attached for anyone who missed it.
2. LCOC WELCOME BAGS
Second Quarter Welcome Bags are going out. This is open to all
members; there is no cost for this service. All we need is 125 of
your promotional items to include int he bags. IF YOU DID NOT BRING
YOUR MATERIALS TO THE MEETING, YOU NEED TO CONTACT JANET LEVY AS SOON
AS POSSIBLE TO MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO GET THOSE MATERIALS TO HER SO THAT
YOU WILL BE INCLUDED IN THE WELCOME BAGS. Email Janet at
leftover items once the 125 bags are stuffed.
3. NETWORKING BREAKFAST/AFTER HOURS EVENTS
A. This week is ConvexSERV’s 4th Annual Business After Hours
Networking Event! As with past years, this event is free and open to
the public for all business owners/operators/managers. We are located
in the Village Green Shopping Plaza, at 118 North Main St (Route 9) in
Forked River. The event is May 21 from 5:30-7:30pm. Come prepared for
delicious food, a relaxed networking atmosphere, and an opportunity to
win prizes/giveaways/doorbusters! We have several fellow Lacey Chamber
members that are vendors at this event (SEE ATTACHED). Come support
them while you network about your own business. Please RSVP to Ruth by
B. Grace Initiatives will host an Open House / Networking Breakfast on
June 4 from 8:00 to 10:00 AM. Please come to: 13 Ridgemont Drive,
Lanoka Harbor, but we are asked to keep this address confidential as
it is the address of the residential home where Grace Initiatives
hosts their young mothers. Please RSVP to Sharon Grizzle at
4. LCOC IN THE MEMORIAL DAY PARADE
Join us next Monday to support the Chamber and your business! The
Lacey Memorial Day Parade sponsored by the Marine Corps League is
scheduled for 10:00 AM, stepping off from the United Methodist Church.
Watch for more information over the coming days!
5. MARKETING EDUCATION SPONSORED BY THE VAN DYK GROUP
Want to learn how to use E-mail Marketing to promote and increase your
business? Come out to the classes this month.
6. FROM PNC BANK
Considering a business loan? PNC Bank has special promotional offers
on interest and fees on small business loans.
7. FROM TD BANK
TD Bank has great rates for small business loans to help our local
small businesses gear up for their busy season!
8. FROM THE GAZETTE
Advertise your business in the Gazette!!
9. FROM THE LACEY BRANCH OF THE OC LIBRARY
Check out the upcoming programs at the Lacey Library. Go to
http://theoceancountylibrary.org or call 609-693-8566. Registration
is required unless it states “drop-in”.
10. FROM OUR GANG PLAYERS
Raise money for Our Gang Players and have a great breakfast too!
Applebee's Flapjack Fundraiser on May 24, 2014, from 8:00 to 10:00 AM,
at the Manahawkin Applebee's.
11. FROM EVIDEO PRODUCTIONS
Local business owners: You can help out Team Callis and the American
Cancer Society's Relay For Life by sponsoring a track sign! For as
little as $125, a sign with your company name or message on it will be
displayed on the track at the Relay for Life event. The Berkeley/Lacey
event is May 31-June 1, but your sign can go up at any of the events
in the area. 100% tax-deductible too! Click here for the
If you have any questions about the above, or if you have something to
be included in next week's e-mail, please let us know at