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Turner Job Corps Open House

Turner Job Corps Center Community Appreciation Luncheon is on August 4 from noon – 1:30 p.m. Join them for lunch, meet the new director and celebrate Turner’s commitment to our community. RSVP to Sherrye Marshall by July 21 at marshall.sherrye@jobcorps.org or 229-432-1873.

Open Arms, Inc.

Open Arms, Inc. has been providing services to abused, homeless, runaway and trafficked youth (ages 0-24) and their families since 1991. As the only licensed, multi-tiered program through the Administration for Children and Families in South Georgia, Open Arms, Inc. provides a compete continuum of care that allows them to reach youth on the streets and transition them into permanent housing. A member of the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce for four years, they say the Chamber benefits them in many ways including networking, meeting new donors, business and marketing exposure to raise awareness about their organization and issues surrounding youth, and resources to improve and expand their organization.

420 Pine Avenue
229.431.1121
www.openarmsinc.org
Contact: Rosalynn Fowler-Fliggins

 


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Georgia Department of Labor Albany Career Center

Georgia Department of Labor Albany Career Center has been assisting individuals to attain their work goals and increase self-sufficiency through employment and support services, and assisting employers to meet their business needs through employee recruitment and selection services, workforce information and technical support since 1938. As a state agency, Georgia Department of Labor Albany Career Center provides employment-related services to employers, job seekers and economic
developers at no cost to them. A member of the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce since 1975, they credit their Chamber membership for keeping them connected with the employer community.

1608 S. Slappey Blvd.
229.430.5010
www.dol.georgia.gov
Contact: Catherine Hogg

 


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Summer School! An Evening with Ron Clark

 

Join the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce and Dougherty County School System for Summer School! An Evening with Ron Clark on Thursday, July 20 at 5:30 p.m. Ron Clark, known as “America’s Educator” will present a keynote speech then follow up with a teacher-only breakout session. Contact Mary Beth Hobby for group ticket sales – 229-567-5100 or mb@gomadlab.com. Learn more here: http://business.albanyga.com/events/details/summer-school-an-evening-with-ron-clark-13044.

Military Appreciation Rise N Shine Breakfast


The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce will honor military personnel during the Military Appreciation Rise-N-Shine Breakfast at Merry Acres Event Center. This annual event is held to bring military together with the business community.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Merry Acres Event Center | 1500 Dawson Road
7:30 a.m. | Networking & Coffee
8 a.m. | Breakfast & Program
$25 members | $35 non-members

Preferred pricing ends July 5, after which registration increases by $5. Registration fee is non-refundable after July 10.

Register here at albanyga.com or contact Yvonne Jones at yjones@albanyga.com or (229) 434-8700.

40 Under Forty

Lunch is complimentary for 40 Under Forty recipients. Guests and children ages 12 and older are welcome for lunch at $30 per guest. Due to limited seating, reservations are required by June 23, 2017.

Register here or contact Yvonne Jones at yjones@albanyga.com or (229) 434-8700.

Albany Lock & Safe

Serving Albany for 40 years, Albany Lock & Safe provides service and repairs for locks, doors and pivots, and high security keys and master key systems for industrial and commercial businesses. Albany Lock & Safe believes that because of the complexities of the security business and depth of trust customers place in the service provider, longevity and trust can only be secured through repetitive services year after year. A member of the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce since 1980, Albany Lock & Safe says “the Chamber reaches many areas of my service area, through publications, new members and cross-sections of business contacts. As a small businessman they are an extension of my business to make those contacts for me, while I am doing the best I can to serve those customers.”

702 N. Slappey Blvd.
229.432-1172
Contact: David Hall

 


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