Brunswick Community College Hosts Multi Chamber After Hours

on 11/15/2018 - 04:09 pm

Recently, Brunswick Community College & BCC Small Business Center hosted members of the Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center, North Brunswick Chamber of Commerce, and Brunswick County Chamber of Commerce for a Business Networking After Hours event on the Main Campus of Brunswick Community College. The annual event provides businesses across the county an opportunity to meet business owners they ordinarily do not encounter. Representatives from the U.S. Small Business Administration were in attendance distributing information about SBA Disaster Loan assistance for physical and economic damage as well as deadline extensions for loan applications. Over $285 million in S ...

Cassidy Wins First Worth the Drive Drawing

on 11/06/2018 - 10:10 am

Congratulations to Dwight Cassidy of Oak Island for being the first winner in the “It’s Worth the Drive Go Local Passport” Drawing held on November 1st.   Mr. Cassidy won $100 for entering the drawing by showing support of local businesses during the temporary closing of the G.V. Barbee Bridge by stopping in the Chamber’s office and presenting 10 receipts from different Southport-Oak Island area businesses.Play along and win cash with the It’s Worth the Drive Go Local Passport.  The Passport may be picked up at The Chamber or at numerous local businesses which will detail the entry process.  Passport pickup locations will be posted on the web ...

Maher Speaks at Coffee with the Girls

on 11/02/2018 - 03:21 pm

During the Coffee with the Girls in October, the focus was on healthy eating and taking small steps to better health. The event was hosted at Hamilton Realty Group with guest speaker was Lindsay N. Maher, MPA of the Brunswick Wellness Coalition. Ms. Maher gave some great tips on healthy eating especially with the holidays approaching.The next Coffee with the Girls will be held on November 20th at 8:00 am in the Generations Church Tree House Building (4874 Long Beach Road). The speaker will be a representative from Generations Church and the topic will be Community Outreach.    Coffee with the Girls is a monthly networking event of the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Comme ...

Members Feast at Tranquil Harbour Restaurant & Bar

on 11/02/2018 - 12:59 pm

What a feast! Chamber members attending the Business Networking After Hours event on Tuesday, October 23 were treated to some amazing food at Tranquil Harbour Restaurant & Bar! Ann Taylor and the Tranquil Harbour staff gave everyone plenty of reasons to come back for their lunch and dinner menus. Tranquil Harbour is located at 5908 E. Oak Island Drive.