Category: Member Highlights

Upcoming Events – Valentine’s Day

The Model T Museum is having a Valentine’s Eve at the Museum contest. The winning couple will receive a private dinner for two at the Model T Museum, an exclusive tour and a keepsake photo in a Model T all on February 14. To enter: send an email to admin@MTFCA.com with the subject line: VALENTINE’S EVE (Don’t forget to include your name and phone number) DEADLINE TO ENTER IS: February 9th by Midnight! Also, there is currently less tha...

Chamber Member Highlights

Highlights of some Chamber Member news: Comic Relief is celebrating their 1 year anniversary! Congratulations to Jakob Fudge owner of Comic Relief.  The celebration will run from January 10 until January 14th including many sales on comic books, action figures and graphic novels. Details can be viewed on the Comic Relief Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/events/1915404428773865/ Anytime Fitness is looking for 2 Companies in Wayne County that have at least 5-10 people th...

Happy Holiday Season

“ On behalf of all of us here at The Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce, we want to extend our most sincere wishes to you and yours for a very Happy Holiday Season. We as a community have so many blessings to be happy about. It has often been said and written that the strength of any community is defined by how well everyone joins together to rally around one another to help those citizens that are more vulnerable or at risk. This area has a rich, deep tradition of pulling together, getting up after a tough situation, dusting ourselves off...

Ken Paust receives the 2017 Outstanding County Commissioner Award

Wayne County Commissioner Kenneth Paust recently received the 2017 Outstanding County Commissioner Award in recognition of his contributions to county government throughout his years of public service, the Association of Indiana Counties announced.   Read the full article at: http://www.pal-item.com/story/news/local/2017/10/12/wayne-county-commissioner-receives-statewide-award/758186001/  ...

Tim Scales, a finalist for the 2017 UEDA Awards of Excellence

Tim Scales, Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and the Center for Economic Education at Indiana University East has earned his spot as a finalist in the University Economic Development Associations Awards of Excellence.  Scales will present October 3rd in Long Beach, California to a group individual who will be charged with the challenge of selecting the top award for the United States. Scales will present the BOSS (Business Opportunities for Self Starters) program.  Scales is the founder of the BOSS program which he began in 2007...

Chamber Coworking Partnership

Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce Announces Chamber Coworker Partnership with the Innovation Center - PRESS RELEASE from July 19, 2017. Center City Development Corporation announced a partnership with Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce members to use The Innovation Center’s coworking facilities. Chamber members will have 27 hours a month they can schedule meetings, use Center conference rooms or other tech resources for business development. Benefits of Coworking facilities and membership details are the topic of the Thursday, July ...

Register for the Farm Tour

Bell’s Strawberry Farm welcomes Chamber of Commerce friends to tour their farm and learn about their farm history.  Register for this event, which includes transportation, tour and a meal!

EVENT IS SOLD OUT!

 

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Richmond Jazz Tickets for Chamber Night

Due to rain, the Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce night at McBride Stadium will be June 30th (instead of June 23rd.) The game starts at 7:05 PM Fireworks will follow the games and will be provided by Scarrette Pyrotechnics Shows and Displays. Don't miss a single pitch and watch as the sky comes alive with fireworks.

Chamber members can find special pricing for this event at:

Charles Elementary Receive Four Star Designation

The Indiana Department of Education (DOE) recently released its second round of 2015-16 Four Star Schools. The Four Star Schools designation is designed by the DOE to recognize the best schools in Indiana. To receive Four Star designation, a school must receive an “A” on the state’s A-F accountability system, have excellent ISTEP pass rates and an overall high graduation rate (if applicable), and show success in closing achievement gaps. Including round one, a total of 248 schools received the award. I am proud of the schools in Sen...

Memorial Day on Monday, May 29

“In recognition of the Memorial Day holiday, all of us at The Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce wishes to thank all of those who have served or currently are serving in our Armed Forces. We are so grateful for the service of so many brave men and women who have fought, and continue to fight for this country each day to protect the many freedoms that our nation enjoys. It is not just on Memorial Day, but really every day we say, Thank You. We say thank you for serving, and for dedicating your lives to help this country and for protecting e...

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