North Port Sun Weekly Column June 24, 2020
Chamber Offers Free Face Masks
The Department of Health and Human Services has given 22,000 masks to the City of North Port for distribution to residents. These masks are NOT N95 masks. They are cloth face coverings. The North Port Area Chamber of Commerce has teamed up with the City of North Port to be a distribution center for these masks. Residents can stop by the Chamber office, located at 1337 N. Sumter Boulevard in North Port, from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, Monday thru Friday, to pick up these masks. Face masks are limit to five (5) masks per person.
Chamber of Commerce Golf Umbrellas
Rainy Season is here! The North Port Area Chamber of Commerce is selling 60” Coverage Firm Grip Golf Umbrellas for only $10.00. The Golf Umbrellas come in a solid black or black & white color and will be sold on a first-come/first-serve basis while they last. The Golf Umbrellas are for sale to all Chamber Members and to the public and can be purchased at the Chamber office, located at 1337 N. Sumter Boulevard in North Port, from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm. As we continue to battle with the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Chamber encourages the community to purchase golf umbrellas and donate them to our first responders and healthcare workers. Thanks to a generous donation from David Cotton with Amedisys Home Health, the first five nurses that come to the Chamber office will receive a complimentary Golf Umbrella.
Business Spotlight Show
Every week, the North Port Area Chamber of Commerce hosts a 30-minute “Business Spotlight Show” on WKDW 97.5 FM Radio. These shows are taped each Friday at 11:30 am and air the following Wednesday on 97.5 FM Radio Station at 6:30 pm. These shows are also broadcast live on the Chamber’s facebook page at 11:30 am each Friday. The “Business Spotlight Show” is design to showcase Chamber businesses and organizations that provide great products and services to our community. This week, the Chamber will be showcasing the Simply Renew Med Spa. Please join us and learn more about our wonderful Chamber businesses and organizations.
“Coffee with the Docs”
The North Port Area Chamber of Commerce will host their weekly Live Facebook “Coffee with the Docs” with Dr. Lee Gross and Dr. William Crouch of epiphany Health on the Chamber’s facebook page this Friday, June 26th, at 8:00 am to discuss the latest updates on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. Dr. Gross and Dr. Crouch are very knowledgeable on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) and are frequently in contact with the White House and the State Capital. They will provide the latest updates on the status of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) and will share their expertise knowledge on this issue. Chamber Members and the public will have the opportunity to ask Dr. Gross and Dr. Crouch questions during the Live Facebook show by submitting questions in the “Comment Box” on the Chamber’s facebook page or submitting their questions in advance by e-mailing their questions to email@example.com.
Summer “BILL”board Campaign
The Chamber’s Annual Summer “BILL”board Campaign continues to be a smashing success for the North Port Area Chamber of Commerce and each of the Chamber Partners that are participating in this promotion. Each day, I am wearing different business attire that has been provided by various Chamber Business Partners that request to have their business/organization promoted through this Campaign, will e-mail a promotional flyer about their business/organization, post the promotional flyer and conduct a live facebook posting on the Chamber’s facebook page. This program is free to all Chamber businesses and dates are still available. I would like to thank the following businesses that are participating in the campaign this week. They include: Restore Medical Partners, Suncoast Mobile RV Repair, Dream Vacations – Ed & Robin Rinkewich, Tommy’s Express Car Wash and Simply Renew Med Spa.
New Chamber Member
The North Port Area Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome the following businesses that recently joined the North Port Area Chamber of Commerce: David Alan Graham Photography, Dubz BBQ, Peachwave West Villages and Resurrection Pools.
For more information, please call the North Port Area Chamber of Commerce office at (941) 564-3040 or visit the website at www.northportareachamber.com.