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Donate Online - Healing Garden
09/09/19 - 09/09/21
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Donate Online - Glendale Chamber of Commerce's 27th Annual Auction Fundraiser
04/01/20 - 11/06/20
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Donate to the Flag Repurposing & Retirement Program
04/01/20 - 01/01/22
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Donate to the Maintenance of Thunderbird Flag
04/01/20 - 01/01/22
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Virtual FUEL - June 2020
06/05/20
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Microsoft Webinar: Grow Your Business with LinkedIn Pages
06/10/20
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Microsoft Webinar: Make your Life More Creative, Organized and Secure with Microsoft 365
06/10/20
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Virtual Business Over Breakfast -06/10/2020
06/10/20
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Virtual Biz Build Up: Featuring Sheriff Penzone
06/11/20
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June Marketing Committee Webinar: Get the Most Out of Social Media in a COVID-19 Economy
06/16/20
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Virtual June Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
06/16/20
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Virtual Business Over Breakfast -06/17/2020
06/17/20
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Virtual Business After Hours - June 2020
06/18/20
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Virtual Business Over Breakfast -06/24/2020
06/24/20
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Make Success Happen Business Seminar - June 25 - CANCELED
06/25/20

Registration has Closed for this event.

Business Over Breakfast - 3rd Quarter 2020
07/08/20
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FUEL - July 2020
07/10/20
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Paid Ads - Where Should I Invest My Marketing Budget?: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
07/14/20
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Business Over Breakfast -07/15/2020
07/15/20
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Business After Hours - July 2020
07/16/20
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July Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
07/21/20
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Business Over Breakfast -07/22/2020
07/22/20
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Business Over Breakfast -07/29/2020
07/29/20
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Business Over Breakfast -08/05/2020
08/05/20
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FUEL - August 2020
08/07/20
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Understanding The Numbers - Google Analytics: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
08/11/20
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Business Over Breakfast -08/12/2020
08/12/20
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August Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
08/18/20
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Business Over Breakfast -08/19/2020
08/19/20
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Make Success Happen Business Seminar - August 19 - CANCELED
08/19/20

Registration has Closed for this event.

Business After Hours - August 2020
08/20/20
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Business Over Breakfast -08/26/2020
08/26/20
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West Valley Biz 2 Biz Expo 2020
08/27/20
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Business Over Breakfast -09/02/2020
09/02/20
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Holiday Marketing - Prepare For The Holidays Now!: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
09/08/20
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Business Over Breakfast -09/09/2020
09/09/20
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Make Success Happen Business Seminar - September 10 - CANCELED
09/10/20

Registration has Closed for this event.

FUEL - September 2020
09/11/20
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September Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
09/15/20
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Business Over Breakfast -09/16/2020
09/16/20
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21st Annual Excellence in Education Golf Outing
09/18/20
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Business Over Breakfast -09/23/2020
09/23/20
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Business Over Breakfast -09/30/2020
09/30/20
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FUEL - October 2020
10/02/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 4th Quarter 2020
10/07/20
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Lights. Camera. Action! Video Marketing For Small Business: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
10/13/20
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October Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
10/13/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 10/14/2020
10/14/20
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Business After Hours - October 2020
10/15/20
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Coffee & Connections - October 20
10/20/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 10/21/2020
10/21/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 10/28/2020
10/28/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 11/04/2020
11/04/20
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Glendale Chamber of Commerce's 27th Annual Auction Fundraiser
11/06/20
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Getting The Most Out Of Your Website: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
11/10/20
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November Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
11/17/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 11/18/2020
11/18/20
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Business After Hours - November 2020
11/19/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 12/02/2020
12/02/20
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FUEL - December 2020
12/04/20
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Creating A Marketing Strategy For 2021: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
12/08/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 12/09/2020
12/09/20
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8th Annual Holiday Mixer
12/10/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 12/16/2020
12/16/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 1st Quarter 2021
01/06/21
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Events in the month of April 2020
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
The Glendale Chamber's hosts a weekly Business Over Breakfast event! This weekly event is a great opportunity for members to come together over breakfast, make new connections, hear from excellent speakers, exchange leads and referrals and build relationships to help grow your business.

The event will be held at Dave & Buster's in Westgate (9460 W Hanna Dr). This great venue provides us a private setting to allow for maximum connections and features a hot breakfast.

The best way to register is to subscribe for an entire quarter - this allows you or someone from your company to attend each week and saves you money while working to gain new business contacts.
 
Registration Fees:
Quarterly Registration - includes the following 13 Sessions:
April 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th 
June 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th


Pricing:
Quarterly Subscriber  - $135 - Best Option
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered by Monday week of event) - $20 
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered Tuesday or Wednesday week of event) - $25
Future Member Pricing - One Time Attendance - $60


Event Times:
7:00 a.m. Check-In & Networking
7:30 a.m. Program Begins
9:00 a.m. Program Ends & Networking

Be sure to bring business cards, flyers and/or other marketing materials from your company. 

more info...

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

The bowling palooza is a fun night of bowling with proceeds benefiting Jerry's Charities, a non-profit organization who provides valuable funds to charities serving the Glendale, Arizona community.

Evening activities include bowling, silent auction, raffles, food, drinks and trophies for the winning teams.


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Friday, April 3, 2020
Join the Glendale Chamber of Commerce for the 39th Annual Luke Shoot-Out Golf Tournament

Tournament Features & Details:
  • 4 person scramble
  • 4 Hole in One Prizes
  • 4 Closest to the Pin Contests
  • Putting Contest
  • Proximity Challenge Hole
  • Friday, April 3, 2019
  • 6:30 a.m. - Check-in and Practice
  • 7:30 a.m. - Shotgun Start
  • Location:
    • Falcon Dunes Golf Course
    • 15100 W. Northern Avenue, Waddell, AZ 85355
Registration Fee Includes:
  • Green Fees
  • Golf Cart
  • Goodie Bag
  • After Tournament Lunch

Fees:

  • Single Golfer = $125
  • Sponsor a Veteran = $90
  • Hole Sponsor = $225
  • Foursome plus Hole Sponsor = $675 (saves $50 - best value)
  • Foursome = $500
  • Additional Guest for Luncheon = $40

Presenting Event Sponsor(s):
  • Company logo on all printed and online promotional materials
  • Company recognition on the handout to all golfers and volunteers
  • Company signage on the golf course
  • 4-some in the golf tournament
  • Featured in eblasts to membership
  • Recognition at awards luncheon
  • Company representative to speak 2-3 minutes at event
  • Ability to put promotional items in the golfer’s goodie bags
  • Investment $3,000
Sip Sponsor(s):
  • Sponsors one drink ticket for each golfer
  • 2 players in the golf tournament
  • Company logo on all printed and online promotional materials
  • Company recognition on the handout to all golfers and volunteers
  • Company signage at luncheon
  • Featured in eblasts to membership
  • Recognition at awards luncheon
  • Ability to put promotional items in the golfer’s goodie bags
  • Investment $1,500

**A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit the Glendale Chamber of Commerce Military & Veterans Affairs Committee. 


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Saturday, April 4, 2020
Scott Foundation 
Harvest Fest 2020


HELP US SPARK THE GREATNESS IN ARIZONA FOSTER YOUTH - TO HELP THEM REALIZE THEIR FULL POTENTIAL

 
Benefiting the life-changing work of Scott Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated
to helping Arizona’s foster teens gain practical skills for life before transitioning out of the foster care
system at age 18. Our teens are exposed to 8 different career paths, develop a healthier sense of self,
compassionate hearts and a dedication to selfless service to others.

 

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Sunday, April 5, 2020
West-MEC and West-MEC Alliance Education Foundation to Host Community 5K Run/Walk in Peoria


WHAT:  2nd Annual West-MEC 5K Run/Walk
 
WHO:   Runners, community members, families, students and educators 
 
WHEN:  Sunday, April 5, 2020 from 7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
 
WHERE:  Rio Vista Park at 8866 W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381
 
Glendale, Ariz. – Feb. 19, 2020 – Western Maricopa Education Center (West-MEC) in partnership with the West-MEC Alliance education foundation will host the 2nd Annual West-MEC 5K on Sunday, April 5, 2020 at Rio Vista Park in Peoria. Along with the race activities, the event will showcase West-MEC’s career training programs for high school and adult students. Funds raised from the event will support West-MEC student scholarships.
 
The 5K race will begin at 7:30 a.m., followed by a kids fun dash for ages 8 and under. Participants will receive a race bib, event t-shirt, and custom medal. 

Registration for the race is now available. Discounts are available for early registration through March 14. Racers must register by March 29, 2020 to receive the commemorative race t-shirt.
 
Register at https://runsignup.com/Race/AZ/Peoria/WestMec5K.

About the West-MEC Alliance:
 
The West-MEC Alliance is a nonprofit education foundation focused on the success of Western Maricopa Education Center (West-MEC) students. The foundation awards scholarships for industry certification attainment and helps to break down barriers such as costs for transportation, books, professional uniforms and specialty trade equipment for all students to be successful in completing West-MEC’s career and technical education programs.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020
The Glendale Chamber's hosts a weekly Business Over Breakfast event! This weekly event is a great opportunity for members to come together over breakfast, make new connections, hear from excellent speakers, exchange leads and referrals and build relationships to help grow your business.

The event will be held at Dave & Buster's in Westgate (9460 W Hanna Dr). This great venue provides us a private setting to allow for maximum connections and features a hot breakfast.

The best way to register is to subscribe for an entire quarter - this allows you or someone from your company to attend each week and saves you money while working to gain new business contacts.
 
Registration Fees:
Quarterly Registration - includes the following 12 Sessions:
April 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th 
June 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th


Pricing:
Quarterly Subscriber  - $135 - Best Option
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered by Monday week of event) - $20 
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered Tuesday or Wednesday week of event) - $25
Future Member Pricing - One Time Attendance - $60


Event Times:
7:00 a.m. Check-In & Networking
7:30 a.m. Program Begins
9:00 a.m. Program Ends & Networking

Be sure to bring business cards, flyers and/or other marketing materials from your company. 

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Friday, April 10, 2020
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
APRIL
The Evolution of Search – How To Get Found On Google!
Did you know Google updates their algorithm thousands of times each year? Sometimes these updates are small, other times they are major! Example, in October of 2019, Google launched their BERT algorithm update which had major implications on how search results are displayed. In this class, we will help educate you on some of the more important aspects of how websites are ranked on Google, how businesses can compete in a complicated digital world, and provide tips and tricks to get your website ranking with the big boys!

Content Covered:             Online Ranking Management

About the 2020 Glendale Chamber Marketing Committee (GCMC) Lunch & Learn Course:
Join GCMC for a free course on marketing for your business! We'll have a lunch and learn the first Tuesday of the month from February - December of 2020. You'll learn practical tools to help grow your business. We encourage you to come to as many sessions as you're able to, and to learn things like how to use social media, the benefits of blogging for your business, reputation management, video marketing, and how your local business can compete in an Amazon.com world, and more!

Each monthly session will be an hour long. Check-in begins at 11:30 am, and the course will run from 12:00 - 1:00 pm. To participate, you must register in advance, as space is limited!

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020
The Glendale Chamber's hosts a weekly Business Over Breakfast event! This weekly event is a great opportunity for members to come together over breakfast, make new connections, hear from excellent speakers, exchange leads and referrals and build relationships to help grow your business.

The event will be held at Dave & Buster's in Westgate (9460 W Hanna Dr). This great venue provides us a private setting to allow for maximum connections and features a hot breakfast.

The best way to register is to subscribe for an entire quarter - this allows you or someone from your company to attend each week and saves you money while working to gain new business contacts.
 
Registration Fees:
Quarterly Registration - includes the following 11 Sessions:
April 15th, 22nd, 29th
May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th 
June 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th


Pricing:
Quarterly Subscriber  - $135 - Best Option
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered by Monday week of event) - $20 
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered Tuesday or Wednesday week of event) - $25
Future Member Pricing - One Time Attendance - $60


Event Times:
7:00 a.m. Check-In & Networking
7:30 a.m. Program Begins
9:00 a.m. Program Ends & Networking

Be sure to bring business cards, flyers and/or other marketing materials from your company. 

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Join the Glendale Chamber for its first virtual webinar! This virtual conversation will feature Mike Bull, a Business Analyst with Arizona's SBDC, as he shares some resources available for you and your business.

But make sure and register TODAY because this complimentary webinar is only available to the first 100 people to register! Make sure that you provide your correct email address in your registration because the Zoom link will be emailed to participants the day before the event to access the webinar.

We will learn and discuss:
  • What’s in the CARES act for small businesses?
  • Where’s the money? When will I see my share?
  • How do I keep from paying this “loan” back?
  • Everything is changing almost on a daily basis, join us and find out whats the latest news concerning help for our small businesses.

Mike Bull's Bio:

Mike has been a small business owner for over 20 years. His experience is in the manufacturing and distribution industries. Mike has spent time in all areas of business including production, administration, sales, marketing, supply chain management, and customer service.  Making businesses strong and healthy is his main goal.

Mike completed his bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Marketing at Northern Arizona University and his MBA from Boise State University.


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Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - Sunday, June 7, 2020
The Phoenix Theatre Company is producing The Rocky Horror Show as part of its 100th season. The production runs April 15, 2020 through June 7, 2020. Get tickets by visiting PhoenixTheatre.com or by calling 602.254.2151.
 
Give yourself over to the absolute pleasure of this beautifully twisted rock musical masterpiece. Dynamic tension is on the menu as naive new fiancees Brad and Janet discover a world where nothing is taboo. Awaken your inner creature of the night and explore your most sensational, interplanetary fantasies with Rocky, Eddie, Dr. Scott, Columbia, Magenta, Riff Raff and, of course, Frank-N-Furter. Brad and Janet will never be the same again, and with any luck, neither will we!

The Rocky Horror Show is directed by Associate Artistic Director Robert Kolby Harper. Tickets on sale February 5, 2020. Visit PhoenixTheatre.com.

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Thursday, April 16, 2020
Each month, the Chamber partners with a valued member to offer a night of networking for our members. These events provide an opportunity for Chamber Members and their guests to come together in a relaxed atmosphere while sharing ideas, products and services offered.  Attendees are encouraged to bring their flyers or brochures for the member display table.

You and one guest are invited to join us for Business After Hours! Additional guests can be registered by calling the Chamber at 623-937-4754. 


This month, we will be hosted by Chompie's Deli and Bakery. 

Pricing:
  • Early Member Registration - No Guest: Complimentary if registered by the Monday prior to the event
  • Early Member Registration & One Guest: Complimentary if registered by the Monday prior to the event
    • Additional guests can be registered for $20 each (includes raffle tickets) by calling the Chamber at 623-937-4754
  • Member Registration - No Guest - Week of Event: $20 (includes raffle tickets) if registered after Monday, week of event or at the door
  • Member Registration & One Guest - Week of Event: $40 (includes raffle tickets) if registered after Monday, week of event or at the door 
    • Additional guests can be registered for $20 each (includes raffle tickets) by calling the Chamber at 623-937-4754
  • Future Member Registration - No Guest: $60 (Cost can be applied to membership if joined within 45 days of event)
  • Future Member Registration & One Guest: $120 (Cost can be applied to membership if joined within 45 days of event)

*Adults only please
*R
SVP is requested
*Please register your guest if applicable


For more information on this event, please contact the Chamber at 623-937-4754.

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Saturday, April 18, 2020
Looking for a way to help your neighbors? Duet, a nonprofit, interfaith organization is looking for volunteers. 

The organization matches isolated, homebound adults with local, compassionate volunteers who provide vital, free-of-charge services including grocery shopping, rides to medical appointments, minor home repairs, computer training, and friendly visits. Volunteers can choose when and where they’d like to serve. It’s flexible and fun!

You can RSVP here:
https://duetaz.org/calendar

To attend the orientation, you RSVP to the link above or via e-mail to volunteer@duetaz.org. Volunteers need to bring a driver’s license and the phone numbers of two personal references to the orientation. For more information, call 602-274-5022.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Join Downtown Glendale for its first virtual webinar! This virtual conversation will feature Mike Bull, a Business Analyst with Arizona's SBDC, as he shares some resources available for you and your small business.

But make sure and register TODAY because this complimentary webinar is only available to the first 100 people to register! Make sure that you provide your correct email address in your registration because the Zoom link will be emailed to participants the day before the event to access the webinar.

We will learn and discuss:
  • What’s in the CARES act for small businesses?
  • Where’s the money? When will I see my share?
  • How do I keep from paying this “loan” back?
  • Everything is changing almost on a daily basis, join us and find out whats the latest news concerning help for our small businesses.
  • Round table for Q/A and checking in with one another
Mike Bull's Bio:

Mike has been a small business owner for over 20 years. His experience is in the manufacturing and distribution industries. Mike has spent time in all areas of business including production, administration, sales, marketing, supply chain management, and customer service.  Making businesses strong and healthy is his main goal.

Mike completed his bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Marketing at Northern Arizona University and his MBA from Boise State University.


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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Jump Start Your Morning With The Glendale Chamber of Commerce!
 

Join the Glendale Chamber of Commerce and our host for our Coffee & Connections. This special networking event is a great way to meet with other Chamber members and make new connections, all before lunch! We encourage you and/or representatives from your company to join us for the entire time, 30 minutes or whatever fits into your schedule - a great way to engage with many business leaders!

This Quarter, we will be hosted by the Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa.

Pricing:
Chamber members: Complimentary
Future members: $60


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Wednesday, April 22, 2020
The Glendale Chamber's hosts a weekly Business Over Breakfast event! This weekly event is a great opportunity for members to come together over breakfast, make new connections, hear from excellent speakers, exchange leads and referrals and build relationships to help grow your business.

The event will be held at Dave & Buster's in Westgate (9460 W Hanna Dr). This great venue provides us a private setting to allow for maximum connections and features a hot breakfast.

The best way to register is to subscribe for an entire quarter - this allows you or someone from your company to attend each week and saves you money while working to gain new business contacts.
 
Registration Fees:
Quarterly Registration - includes the following 10 Sessions:
April 22nd, 29th
May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th 
June 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th


Pricing:
Quarterly Subscriber  - $135 - Best Option
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered by Monday week of event) - $20 
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered Tuesday or Wednesday week of event) - $25
Future Member Pricing - One Time Attendance - $60


Event Times:
7:00 a.m. Check-In & Networking
7:30 a.m. Program Begins
9:00 a.m. Program Ends & Networking

Be sure to bring business cards, flyers and/or other marketing materials from your company. 

more info...

Thursday, April 23, 2020
Join the Glendale Chamber for its first Virtual Business After Hours! 

This FREE event will be a fun, interactive evening featuring a virtual drink demonstration from Bar Louie! They will be showing us how to make the perfect cosmo! If you want to follow along with the demonstration, the ingredients needed are listed below. Otherwise, we encourage you to grab your favorite beverage to enjoy while we virtually mingle! After the demonstration, members will have the opportunity to give their elevator pitch and chat with fellow members!

But make sure and register TODAY because this complimentary virtual event is only available to the first 100 people to register! Make sure that you provide your correct email address in your registration because the Zoom link will be emailed to participants the day before the event to access the webinar.

Ingredients:
• Absolut Citron Vodka
• Orange Liqueur
• Fresh Lime Juice
• Cranberry juice
• Pure cane syrup
• Lemon for twist​

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020
The Glendale Chamber's hosts a weekly Business Over Breakfast event! This weekly event is a great opportunity for members to come together over breakfast, make new connections, hear from excellent speakers, exchange leads and referrals and build relationships to help grow your business.

The event will be held at Dave & Buster's in Westgate (9460 W Hanna Dr). This great venue provides us a private setting to allow for maximum connections and features a hot breakfast.

The best way to register is to subscribe for an entire quarter - this allows you or someone from your company to attend each week and saves you money while working to gain new business contacts.
 
Registration Fees:
Quarterly Registration - includes the following 9 Sessions:
April 29th
May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th 
June 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th


Pricing:
Quarterly Subscriber  - $135 - Best Option
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered by Monday week of event) - $20 
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered Tuesday or Wednesday week of event) - $25
Future Member Pricing - One Time Attendance - $60


Event Times:
7:00 a.m. Check-In & Networking
7:30 a.m. Program Begins
9:00 a.m. Program Ends & Networking

Be sure to bring business cards, flyers and/or other marketing materials from your company. 

more info...