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September 17, 2018
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NEW LOCATION!
WHERE ALL THE COOL PEOPLE HANG OUT!
We are back in the former location of Wyland's Ocean Blue Seafood
Restaurant
311 Town Place
Fairview, TX 75069
September 18, 2018 | 7:30 AM
Spotlight Sponsor:  
Joe Boggs, Supreme Lending
Table Sponsor:  Paul Hendricks
Veterans Center of North Texas
Please join us for the most engaging, welcoming and fun business building breakfast in the area. Chamber members pay only $1; first time guests are FREE and prospective members (second visit and beyond) $10Only one rule: If you have not checked in by 7:45 AM, you risk not having the opportunity to present your 30-second commercial. Interested in speaking, email rhonda@allenfairviewchamber.com to sponsor a Member Showcase!
CALENDAR OF OPPORTUNITIES

EVENTS
VIP Coffee: An Introduction to the Chamber
Friday, September 21, 2018 | 8:00 AM
Chamber Boardroom
Register


Collin County Chambers
Joint Business After Hours

Celebrating Texas Chambers of Commerce Week
Thursday, October 18, 2018 | 5:30 PM
Valliance Bank
5900 S Lake Forest Dr, McKinney 

Register

RIBBON CUTTINGS
P.A. Dental Arts
Thursday, September 20, 2018 | 11:30 AM
820 South Alma Dr., #140, Allen 75013 

Jubilee Dental
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 | 11:30 AM
121 N. Greenville Ave, Suite M, Allen 75002

Meetings

Ambassador Club
Monday, September 24, 2018 | 12 Noon
Allen City Hall, Meeting Room B

Board of Directors
Thursday, September 27, 2018 | 3:30 PM
Allen Community Outreach Community Room

Senior Service Alliance
Friday, September 28, 2018 | 8:30 AM
Medical Center McKinney
4500 Medical Center Drive, Classroom 3-4
McKinney, TX  75069

For a listing of ALL upcoming events, visit our online calendar!
SPECIAL EVENTS 
Thursday, September 27 
Showcase Title Sponsor 
My Community Credit Union

Business Showcase gives Allen Fairview Chamber of Commerce members the opportunity to network with one another while displaying your business in an after hours setting.  Exhibit tables/space limited.
Saturday, October 13
Grand Sponsor:  GMFS Mortgage
Do you like an adventure? 
How competitive are you?
The Grand Dash Urban Adventure Race challenges your dynamic due (team of Two) to solve clues and obstacles throughout The Village at Allen.   Buy tickets at The Grand Dash!  Price increases on September 13!  Contact rhonda@allenfairviewchamber.com for sponsor information.
WAIT....THERE'S MORE!
Do you understand how the districts manage their funding?  Know the impact of the dollars sent to the State for redistribution?  Join us and find out:
Friday, October 19  | 7:30 AM
Hilton Garden Inn Allen

This panel discussion with focus on education funding as it relates to our school districts and the upcoming legislative session.  
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 11:30 AM
Candidates Forum

Last chance to ask questions of the candidates prior to the November elections.  More information about the candidates who will participate provided at a later date!
NEWS TO SHARE

PODCASTS PROVIDE INFORMATION & ENTERTAINMENT!

Google says that the Allen in Action Podcast App is now "live" and available in The Google Play Store.    This app is free and makes it much easier for Android users to access the podcast.   Here's the link: Google Play    We are now have Apps for  iPhones: and  Androids:  

WANT YOUR OWN PODCAST?
Are you aware that at certain levels of membership you get either a 30 second podcast commercial or 15-30 minute business spotlight?  Curious if this applies to you?  Contact Saundra Midkiff at saundra@allenfairviewchamber.com


Thank you Mark Friedman, FriedoNation Productions, for giving us this opportunity to share information and insights with our members.

ARE YOU FOLLOWING OUR BLOG?
And, check out our new Blog feature on our website
COMMUNITY EVENTS
Party on the Path: Allen Parks Foundation 3rd Annual Fundraiser
Saturday, September 22, 2018 
Drinks on the Path: 6:00 - 7:30 PM | $30 per person
Drinks on the Path & After-Party: 6:00 - 9:00 PM | $60 per person
Park & Register at Yeager Office Suite, 550 S. Watters Rd., Allen 75013
Purchase tickets online at
allenparksfoundation.org
Sweet-N-Swingin' 2: A Night of Latin Jazz
Allen High School Auditorium Foyer
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 | 7:30 PM
Enjoy a night of Latin Jazz music presented by the Allen HS Jazz band.
The concert is FREE and open to the community.

Be entertained by talented musicians. 
Enjoy a dessert bar (all proceeds support the AHS Jazz Band program)
Please share with family & friends - the students love to play for a big crowd!
Website Features Jobs, Member-only Promotions & Member News!
Have a job opening or know someone who is looking for employment? Have a promotion you'd like to offer to other Chamber members? Good news to share, log-in through Members Only and go to the Business Center in your listing? Visit the Chamber Job Bank to either post a position or search for a job. Connect with the promotion section of our website to list your offer or post a press release at the links below. If you need assistance, contact Chamber staff at 972-727-5585 or email info@allenfairviewchamber.com.

News to share?
Send to sharon@allenfairviewchamber.com and we will try to include in our Weekly Update and post to our Facebook page!
 
You can also visit the City of Allen's community calendar at www.cityofallen.org and the Allen Convention & Visitors Bureau site at www.visitallentx.org.
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