DAYTON, August 6, 2015 - Below are recent Dayton Chamber happenings in August and upcoming events.
August Chamber Luncheon
The Dayton Chamber of Commerce would like to thank Jim McIngvale for his inspirational presentation at the August Chamber Luncheon! We were honored to welcome Jim McIngvale, who is a successful entrepreneur, amazing speaker, and generous philanthropist.
One day before the event, the Dayton Chamber of Commerce was thrilled to report that over one hundred people have registered for our August Luncheon. As a thank you, the Dayton Chamber of Commerce organized a Surprise Raffle. The Surprise Raffle was generously sponsored by BJ Ford. BJ Ford is a family owned and operated business that has been an active member of the Dayton and Liberty communities since 1987. The Dayton Chamber of Commerce also would like to thank Heritage Mortgage – Josephine Perry for sponsoring the August Chamber Luncheon. Josephine Perry is an active Board member of the Dayton Chamber of Commerce as well as a Rotary member. We would like to thank BJ Ford and Heritage Mortgage- Josephine Perry for their precious support and dedication to our community.
The grand prize of the Surprise Raffle was $250 Cash. The lucky winner was Laura Evans, owner and director of Kreative Kids in Dayton. The Chamber also would like to thank our ambassadors, volunteers and attendees. We are looking forward to many more Luncheons that will bring our community together!
This month, we are welcoming three new members:
David Mendez & Leon Wilson II
21001 Crosby Fwy
Crosby, TX 77532
Premier High School of Dayton
1709 CR 611 Dayton, TX 77535
Sole Happiness- Reflexology
Please join us in welcoming them by visiting their website and introducing yourself at a networking event!
2015 Parents Expo
The Dayton Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Dayton ISD organized the 2015 Parents Expo. This event was sponsored by the City of Dayton.
The 2015 Parents Expo was a success and drew a large number of parents and children. By attending the event, parents learned about: the 2015-2016 Calendar, bond, registration information, and parent portal system, meet the teachers, open house date, safety & health, Child Find, nutrition, and transportation. Dr. Johnson headed the Dayton ISD presentation.
Parents also had the opportunities to benefit from vaccinations at a reduced cost, which was provided by Vaccine and Prevention Solution. Additionally, Dr Talosig from All Star Kids Family Dental offered free oral screening. The Dayton Chamber of Commerce would like to thank Vaccine and Prevention and All Star Kids Family Dental for their support. Local Dayton businesses were also present to hand out free school supplies to the children. Thank you Berkley Eye Center, Brighteyes Septic, Walgreen’s, Lee College, It Works, Eastgate Church, Patients Emergency Room, Combined Insurance, Amerigroup, and Overhead Door Co of Dayton!
2015 Dayton Chamber of Commerce Raffle
The Dayton Chamber of Commerce is selling tickets for its 2015 Chamber Raffle. The first prize is a Del-Ton Sport AR15 ($750 Value). The second is 35 qt. Yeti Tundra Cooler ($300 Value) that is donated by BJ Ford. Thank BJ Ford for sponsoring the 2015 Chamber Raffle! The drawing will be held at the Dayton Chamber of Commerce Luncheon on October 6, 2015. Tickets are on sale at the Dayton Chamber of Commerce: $5 Per Ticket OR $20 for 5 Tickets!
September Chamber Luncheon
Our next Chamber Luncheon will be held on September 1st, 2015. The guest speaker will be William Wornardt III with Legal Shield. In an ever changing digital world, Identity Theft has become a very real and fearful fact of life! Joining us at our next Chamber Luncheon, W. William Wornardt, III - Certified Identity Theft Risk Management Specialist, LegalShield!
DISD Discount Tuesdays
The Dayton Chamber of Commerce is inviting local businesses to participate in the DISD Discount Tuesday program. Thanks to the DISD Discount Tuesdays program, DISD employees are eligible for discounts with participating businesses when their show their badges. Businesses are welcome to offer any type of discounts on the Tuesdays of each month to DISD employees. If you would like your business to participate in the program please call us at 936 257 2393, or e-mail us at email@example.com. This is a great occasion to support our local schools!
Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for Elegant Accessories By Mary
On July 15th 2015, the Dayton Chamber of Commerce hold a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for Elegant Accessories by Mary. This event took place at The Dayton Community Center. Mary Damek is wedding planner. Her services include linen rental, DJ, Photographer, and Candy Bar.
Elegant Accessories by Mary
(281) 838 5934
Ribbon Cutting- Fish Tale
The Ribbon Cutting ceremony for Fish Tales Catfish & Shrimp took place on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at their location on 14 Town Center Dayton, TX 77535. Thank you to our Ambassadors, attendees, and Board Members for showing their support to our local businesses!