Habitat Restore hosts March Coffee with the Girls

on 03/19/2019 - 10:09 am


Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center Coffee with the Girls met at the Southport NC Habitat for Humanity Restore this morning for an informative meeting with a little shopping thrown in for good measure. Chuck Withar, Restore Manager and Vicki Peters,General Manager of Brunswick County Habitat for Humanity did a great job welcoming our group and giving us an overview of the good work they do in our community.
Brunswick County Habitat for Humanity mission was founded in 1994, and is a locally run affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. They are part of a global nonprofit housing organization working in local communities across all 50 states in the U.S. and in app ...

Flynn Wins Coastal Consumer Showcase Drawing

on 03/18/2019 - 05:01 pm

Big Crowd attends
COASTAL CONSUMER SHOWCASE
“Highlighting the Best Local Products and Services”
Southport, NC – The 2019 Coastal Consumer Showcase drew a large crowd as an estimated 700 people attended the annual event held at the St. James Community Center.
59 businesses were available to answer questions about the products and services they provide to our Southport-Oak Island Area residents daily.  Residents and visitors who attended the show were encouraged to register for a chance to win $100 and numerous prizes in the Pick-A-Prize Auction.  Susan Flynn was the lucky winner of the $100 cash prize.  
 “We are already looking forward to the ...

Colonel Carlisle Speaks at SBMS Good Neighbor Award Ceremony

on 03/15/2019 - 09:59 am


Thirty-six students at South Brunswick Middle School were honored on Friday, March 15th for being “Good Neighbors” in their school and in their communities. Honorees, along with their families, were invited to attend the award ceremony which took place in the school’s media center. Breakfast was shared while guest speaker Colonel Heather J. Carlisle, Commander of Military Ocean Terminal Sunny Point shared what it means to be a good neighbor.  Colonel Carlisle used a story of a boy helping stranded starfish to illustrate the importance of the actions of one person and how it can make a positive difference in the world. Teachers of the students presented the awards whi ...

Become a Chamber Ambassador

on 03/01/2019 - 11:37 am

Our Ambassadors are fellow chamber members who call on existing members to see if the Chamber is working for them and to make sure the members know what opportunities are available thru their membership in the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce.
 
Don't you want to join this fun group? They meet once per month for lunch. Call us at (910) 457-6964 to learn more.