May 6, 2015
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  FREE Coffee Connection

May 7

Sellers Subaru



  Breakfast of Nations:

Diverse Pasts, Shared Futures 

May 13

Italian American Cultural Center 



  Bring Your Biz into the Digital Age   

May 15

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Roseville  



  WJR Macomb Boating Season Kickoff/Live Remote 

May 22

Brownie's on the Lake  



  Golf Outing 

June 8

Gowanie Golf Club 





Blackfinn Ameripub

Clinton Township



Detroit Ducks

Harrison Township



Macomb Literacy Partners

Clinton Township



Pehur Chiropractic Center

Shelby Township



Stogie's Cleaning Service, LLC

St. Clair Shores    






Guido-Allen is 2015 Athena Honoree

L to R: Grace Shore, Chamber CEO, with 2015 Athena honoree Debra Guido-Allen of Beaumont Hospital and Jennifer Mefford, Chairman of the Board.

Debra Guido-Allen, vice president and chief nursing officer at Beaumont Hospital, Troy, was chosen as the 2015 Macomb Foundation Athena honoree. Guido-Allen was honored for her passion to her profession and commitment to discovering tomorrow's leaders. She was instrumental in the hospital's achievement of Magnet recognition, the highest designation for nursing excellence.

Our inspirational group of 2015 Athena nominees. For more Athena photos, visit our Facebook page.



Thursday: Coffee Connection at Sellers Subaru  


Fit in some spring networking at our May 7 Coffee Connection at Sellers Subaru in Macomb. We will also have a brief overview from the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau on important events coming to metro Detroit this summer.


Member News


Just in time for Mother's Day, English Gardens is launching "Baskets for a Cure" to benefit the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute. English Gardens will donate a portion of the sale of each flowering hanging basket sold from May 1 - 10 to Karmanos Cancer Institute's  breast cancer research program. Visit English Gardens for metro Detroit's largest selection of hanging baskets, including varieties for sun, shade, Proven Winners, and many exclusive combinations.  


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A-10s move to CentCom

Approximately 350 Airmen and 12 A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft from Selfridge Air National Guard Base have deployed to Southwest Asia in support of U.S. Central Command activities there, including Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR), Major Gen. Gregory J. Vadnais, the adjutant general of Michigan, announced last week. OIR is the operation to eliminate the terrorist group known as ISIL, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.


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Edward Jones invites you to attend a Financial Advisor Career Mixer on Thursday, May 14 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Michigan By the Bottle, 45645 Hayes in Shelby Township. Please RSVP to For information, visit 


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