It's beginning to get busy again with community and Chamber activities, so let's dive right in.
Be sure to visit Belk in Foothills Mall on July 31 as it is hosting Chamber Appreciation Day by offering deeper discounts to Chamber members. You must print out the coupon to take advantage.
Also, be sure to get out and vote this year. The state primary is Aug. 2. Check out voter information here, including new voter identification requirements.
Volunteer or sign up your non-profit for Moving Blount F.W.D. in partnership with Blount County Home Repair Collaborative and United Way of Blount County. The groups are seeking work teams from businesses, churches, civic clubs and other organizations that can assist Blount County families & non-profit agencies with small projects in one of two areas: Home/Facility Repairs - Carpentry, painting, landscaping, clean-up, ramps or Office Projects - Organizing, housekeeping, clerical, scrapbooking, sorting, collecting supplies or food on Aug. 18.
Get tickets for the first-ever AT&T Pigs & Politics Legislative Day to be held on Tuesday, July 31 from 4-7 p.m.at Alumni Gym on the Maryville College campus. This is a chance for local and state politicians to mingle in a summer pig roast setting with the public and business community - no speeches, just a lot of BBQ, beer provided by Smoky Mountain Brewery, live music and networking.
If you haven't checked out our Membership Event on Facebook, please do. This fun event is coming up July 17-19.
Finally, there are just three weeks left to get nominations and sign up for a selection committee in for the Business Excellence Awards to be help Sept. 20 at the Clayton Center for the Arts. Buy BEA Tix.