Happenings in the GNC Chamber – October 2021
Congratulations to Lia Holter and her Made. By Lia team on their 1 year Anniversary! The Chamber was thrilled to be a part of the celebration with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony! If you haven’t stopped into Made. By Lia yet add it to the top of your list! So many delicious treats and coffee drinks! Lia’s is located at 610 Rue St. Francois in Florissant!
The Greater North County Chamber was honored to once again host our Annual 1st Responder BBQ! We welcomed First Responders from the Florissant Valley Fire Protection District, Florissant Police Department, Hazelwood Police Department, Saint Louis County Police Department, as well as St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley! We were able to send food to the Ferguson Police & Fire Department as well! This event was a success thanks in part to our volunteers, Chamber staff, Board Members, and Chamber Members! Thank you to everyone that came out to help!
The GNC Chamber hosted a Blood Drive with Impact Life (formerly Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center). We had donors going in all afternoon! Thanks to our donors we were able to help save lives! If you are a donor and haven’t donated in a while, please call 800-747-5401 to schedule an appointment the need for blood right now is extremely urgent! The life you save may be someone you love!
Thank you to Glen Echo Country Club for hosting our September Membership Luncheon! We were able to welcome our newest members: Archwell Health & MoveWorth! Thank you to Archwell Health for being our September Luncheon Sponsor and to MoDot for being our guest speaker and giving us an update on the 270 North project!
The GNC Chamber was honored to receive the Business Development Leadership Award at the NCI 44th Annual Leadership Breakfast. Congratulations to all of the award recipients!
At our September FUEL Lunch our guest speaker was Officer Steven Michael with the Florissant Police Department. Officer Michael spoke to us about safety, as well as the camera program and neighborhood watch! He provided great information for not only businesses but also for yourself and your family. Join us for our October Fuel Lunch at Cugino’s on Oct. 28th!
Congratulations to ArchWell Health on the Grand Opening of their Ferguson location! ArchWell Health™, is helping seniors lead healthier, happier lives through superior, holistic primary care! Check them out at 199 N. Florissant Rd (63135)!
The GNC Chamber hosted the September Business after Hours with a Luau theme! Thank you to Jon Vogt with Catering to You for providing the delicious food for everyone! We had games in the parking lot, great networking and celebrated the 10 year Anniversary for Jaime Jenkins! Thank you to everyone that came out, it was a beautiful night for it!
The GNC Chamber held its’ 8th Annual Women’s Empowerment Seminar at the Emerson Family YMCA! There were over 80 women in attendance with over 20 vendors! Dynamic speakers that included Ms. Kennedy Brown -A.R.C. Angels Foundation, Jorina Celeridad -Girls Getta Grip, Ms. Halina Conti – Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC, Dr. Robyn Lawrence-Get Well Family Chiropractic, & Ms. Kaelyn Witner-SSM Health DePaul Clinical Nutrition. Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor, Emerson Family YMCA & our Event Sponsor, SSM Health DePaul Hospital St. Louis. Don’t miss the 9th Annual Women’s Empowerment Seminar coming in 2022!