Matt and Heather talk to Norma Lansing, Chamber President & CEO, and Mayor Jeff Bloemaker, City of Effingham, about community history, business growth and development, education, and training.
The Effingham County Chamber of Commerce created a Business Outreach Center in 2017 in response to the closure of the SBDCs and provide volunteer mentors to assist with new business startup and growth initiatives. The Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Recognition Gala is Saturday, January 20, 2018. It is the official close of Effingham’s Centennial Year and includes the announcement of the 2018 Effingham Citizen of the Year and 2018 Effingham County Volunteer of the Year as well as recognizing the 2018 Excellence in Business Award recipients. The event is Mardi Gras themed and includes entertainment by Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos.
For more information, please visit their website at http://www.effinghamcountychamber.com/.