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MEMBER-TO-MEMBER DEAL
Get 10 percent off at RunAbout Sports in August 👟
RunAbout Sports is offering 10 percent off your total purchase of any regularly priced items* in their shop this month.

Just mention that you're a Chamber member! *Some exclusions apply.

This offer is an exclusive member-to-member deal!
JULY 2022 - NEW MEMBERS
Welcome our newest members! 👋
National Seating & Mobility - National Seating & Mobility builds one-of-a-kind mobility solutions designed to be comfortable, safe and work completely in sync with each client. 

Oya Construction, LLC - Oya Construction installs and maintains erosion control measures on construction sites. 

PAR Golf LLC - PAR Golf is Roanoke’s first mobile golf entertainment simulator. They will bring the party to you; get ready to play golf!

Rehabilitative Services and Vocational Placement (RSVP, Inc.) - RSVP, Inc. provides vocational rehabilitation, medical case management, and a broad range of related services.
TOTAL RESOURCE CAMPAIGN
2022 TRC Chair Announced 📢
Our 3rd Annual Total Resource Campaign (TRC) will be here before you know it. Paul Nester, President & CEO of Roanoke Gas, has been named the chair of this year's endeavor.

Paul has lofty goals, but we're confident our vice chairs and volunteers can pull it off!

Look for more TRC news soon. Until then, we'll leave you with a refresher on what the TRC is all about:

The Roanoke Regional Chamber's Total Resource Campaign is a grassroots marketing initiative designed to support our mission of improving our community and economy by maximizing the business climate of the current generation for future generations.
CHAMBER NEWS
Check out our TEN upcoming events (yes, TEN!) 📅
August 11 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Join us bright and early as we cut the ribbon for New Horizons Healthcare's Valley View location.

Where: 5060 Valley View Blvd
Chamber Cup 32
August 12 | 10:30 a.m. Shotgun Start

More than 45 foursomes will compete on the greens at Roanoke Country Club next Friday, August 12.

Chamber Cup 32, Presented by Dominion Risk Advisors, is the Chamber's premiere annual golf tournament.

Foursomes are SOLD OUT.
August 18 | 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Unwind after work at your favorite evening networking event, Thursday Overtime.

We're visiting our friends at Starr Hill Pilot Brewery & Side Stage this month.
Member Onboarding
August 23 | 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Learn everything "Chamber" in an interactive two-hour session hosted by our staff.

Bring your questions and prepare to learn how to maximize your membership.
August 24 | 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Join us as we cut the ribbon to celebrate RunAbout Sports' new location.

Where: 3635 Franklin Rd SW
August 25 | 7:30 - 9:00 a.m.

Roanoke Mayor Sherman Lea Sr. will present the annual State of the City Address to business community members at The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center on Thursday, August 25.
August 30 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Our 2022 Women of the Chamber Luncheon Series, presented by ValleyStar Credit Union, returns on August 30. 

We're excited to welcome Regina Cook, Administrative Officer for Training Solutions at Virginia Western Community College.
August 31 | 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Join us as we cut the ribbon to celebrate Long & Foster Real Estate's new Roanoke office.

Where: 5324 Fallowater Lane Suite 100
September 6 | 7:30 - 9:00 a.m.

Coffee & Contacts is back in September, and we're venturing outside the Chamber office again.

☕ Come jump-start your day as you meet fellow Chamber members at US Cellular! 
September 29 | 2:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Our membership begged for it.

The public clamored for it.

After going without one for 130+ years, it's official:

A CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT is on the Chamber's calendar.

Special thanks to our presenting sponsor, The Meridian Group - RBC Wealth Management.


Teams are SOLD OUT.

General admission tickets, which include two drink tickets and a buffet dinner, are on sale now.
MEMBER NEWS SPOTLIGHT
Here's what some of our members are up to 📰
Roanoke Valley Children's Choir performed at CARNEGIE HALL!

Congratulations, Kimberly Ruse Davidson and RVCC!
Katherin Elam will retire from Junior Achievement of Southwest Virginia in November.
Ferrum College welcomes Sarah H. Bowman, JD, to the campus community as associate vice president for Institutional Advancement. 
Gentry Locke is pleased to welcome William S. Fussy as an associate in the firm’s General Commercial Practice Group in Roanoke.
 
5Points Creative announced a new website, designed to attract new businesses in need of marketing and advertising assistance.
Friendship recognizes Amber Sanders, Assistant Director of Nursing, as she celebrates her 10-year employment anniversary.
 
A WORD FROM OUR SPONSOR
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