Funding is the fuel on which a business runs. A business can take different avenues to attain funding, and more than one option can be used. This entrepreneur series - FUNDING - will discuss the options on how one can secure a variety of funding options & help improve your odds of success.
Please register in advance.
About: Funding is the fuel on which a business runs. A business can take different avenues to attain funding, and more than one option can be used. This entrepreneur series - FUNDING - will discuss the options on how one can secure a variety of funding options & help improve your odds of success.
Wednesday, June 8
Cost: Chamber Members & Guests: $20 / Non-Member: $40.
Where: Montgomery College, BioScience Education Center, 20200 Observation Drive, Germantown
Events Committee Meeting
GGCC MEMBERS ONLY
: GGCC Office, 910 Clopper Road, Suite 205N, Gaithersburg
Sunday, June 12
Where: Old Towne Gaithersburg
SPECIAL! VOLUNTEER AT OUR BOOTH FOR TWO HOURS AND YOU CAN DISPLAY A COMPANY BROCHURE AT OUR TABLE ALL DAY!!
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Wednesday, June 15
Economic Development Committee Meeting
GGCC Members Only
: Montgomery County's Proposed Rapid Transit System (RTS) System
: Montgomery College Germantown Campus Paul Peck Building (Goldenrod Bldg), 20271 Goldenrod Lane Room 105, Germantown
Thursday, June 16
Business Networking After Five
Cost: GGCC MEMBERS: FREE (incl. in membership); NON-MEMBERS: FREE for First-Time Non-Members. Returning Non-Members pay $40.
Where: Melting Pot, 9021 Gaither Road, Gaithersburg
Thursday, June 16
Membership Committee Meeting
GGCC MEMBERS ONLY
: GGCC Office, 910 Clopper Road, Suite 205N, Gaithersburg
Cost: GGCC MEMBERS: $20 (incl. in membership); NON-MEMBERS: $20 for First-Time Non-Members. Returning Non-Members pay $40.
Where: Asbury Methodist Village / Hefner Community Center, 417 Russell Avenue, Gaithersburg
Cost: GGCC MEMBERS ONLY: FREE
: The GGCC, in cooperation with its Non-Profit Group, has invited Marc Engel,an employment attorney at Lerch, Early &Brewer, Chartered, to discuss Employment Law with ALL GGCC Members, so you can understand and comply with the following laws: hiring, evaluation & termination. This workshop is specifically designed to help small and medium sized businesses and non-profit employers understand and comply with these laws
Where / Sponsored By: Launch Workplace, 9841 Washingtonian Boulevard,Suite 200, Gaithersburg
Important Details: Registration: 7:45 am. Program will begin promptly at 8:00 am. Limited space. Please register in advance. Thank you!
Cost: GGCC MEMBERS ONLY
Where: Homewood Suites, 805 Russell Avenue, Gaithersburg
See all the upcoming events at: www.ggchamber.org/events
- Montgomery County's Office of Consumer Protection (OCP) is offering expert mediation services to businesses to help resolve a variety of disputes. Mediation serves as an alternative to expensive and protracted litigation in court, and enables the parties to structure their own settlement agreements. Mediation sessions will be offered in Rockville on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. Each confidential session may be scheduled for 1 to 4 hours, and a written agreement will be prepared at the conclusion of each successful session. For more information, click here.
- The 34th annual Celebrate! Gaithersburg in Olde Towne street festival draws the entire community to Gaithersburg’s historic City center for a day of food, fun, entertainment, and family activities. The event is scheduled for Sunday, June 12 from 12:00-5:00 pm.
- Pinky & Pepe's Grape Escape will host a Gourmet Wine & Beer Dinner at Il Porto in Gaithersburg on Sunday, June 5 starting with cocktails at 2:00 pm. To view the menu, click here. $65 per person, plus tax & gratuity. To make a reservation, call -with a credit card- 301.869.9463.
- Fridays at the Farm is back. Enjoy steamed spiced #1 crabs & steamed spiced shrimp & Smokey Glen Farm's famous barbequed chicken & spareribs June through August from 5:30-8:30 pm. Guarantee your spot by purchasing tickets online at: smokeyglenfarm.com.
- Join the Maryland SoccerPlex as they celebrate the beginning of Summer and the end of the school year with Summer Solstice Festival on June 11-12. The 2 day festival will feature outdoor movie Saturday night, an inflatable playzone, arts /craft activities, games, and entertainment and music throughout the weekend. interested in being a vendor at this event? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.eventsattheplex.com.
- Beginning this week, the MD Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration (SHA) will begin resurfacing the intersection of MD 119 (Great Seneca Highway) at Kentlands Boulevard/Orchard Ridge Drive in Gaithersburg. All work should be complete by mid-June, weather permitting. Work zone delays, visit: www.md511.org. For more information, click here.
- The City of Gaithersburg 4th of July Fireworks now at Bohrer Park. An entire day’s worth of activities – all leading up to a spectacular fireworks display – will take place at Bohrer Park. Check the City’s website for updates at www.gaithersburgmd.gov.
- Teacher Appreciation Night is back at the Melting Pot Gaithersburg. Teachers, Principals, anyone in the education field this night is for you. Join them May 25th and indulge in four courses of decadent fondue for $28.90 per person. Reservations recommended. Space is limited. Details, click here.
- Patio season is here & Paladar Latin Kitchen & Rum Bar invites you to take you dining outdoors. Imagine sitting back and sipping on one of their signature mojitos or savoring the mouthwatering flavors their Gazpacho Soup or spicy Chorizo, Potato & Goat Cheese Tacos as you take in the sights and sounds of the outdoors. Call ahead (301-330-4400) to make sure outdoor seating is available.
- Montgomery Community Media announced Gaynelle Evans as their new Executive Producer. Evans is an award-winning journalist, producer and manager with experience in television, film and print. Evans is the recipient of two Emmy Awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, an NAACP Image Award and several international honors. Welcome Gaynelle!
- May is National Blood Pressure Education Month, which is a great reminder to get your blood pressure checked. Untreated high blood pressure can increase your risk of heart disease and stroke. Get your blood pressure checked for free at Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center's next blood pressure screening. click here for dates.
- Lindt Chocolate Shop has a special Memorial Day weekend offer, get 100 Lindor Truffles for $30, Thursday, May 26 through Monday, May 30. Create your own assortment from over 20 flavors. Stock up this weekend at the Lindt Chocolate Shop located at 3 Grand Corner Avenue in Gaithersburg.
- Congratulations to the City of Gaithersburg, who was presented with a Tree City USA award for the 27th consecutive year. The Tree City Award recognizes Gaithersburg’s commitment to the environment and its aggressive approach to preserving and enhancing its urban forest.
- On Monday, July 4, the Montgomery Village Foundation will host their annual Independence Day Celebration. The main event will take place at the Apple Ridge Recreation Area and Pool, 10101 Apple Ridge Road. Events run from 7:00 am - 2:00 pm and include a 5K Race and Fun Run, community parade with fire engines, marching groups, classic cars, bicycles and decorated floats to reflect this year's theme, "A 50th Fourth," as well as bingo, carnival games, entertainment and food.
- Have a few hours to give? Want to do something to help your neighbors get affordable housing? Habitat for Humanity ReStore needs you. They have all days, all shifts available. Shifts run 3-4 hours & they have two convenient locations, Rockville and Silver Spring; and can give SSL hours. For more information, click here
- The brew masters at Dogfish Head have designed a special beer pairing menu to accompany Taste of Gaithersburg offerings at the Celebrate Gaithersburg in Olde Towne street festival, taking place on Saturday, June 12, from Noon to 5:00 pm.Adults 21 and over can enjoy a variety of beer selections that have been skillfully matched to the flavor combinations that local restaurants will be providing through the day. Dogfish Head will pour three of its signature craft-brewed ales, priced at $7 per glass, cash sales. Offerings include: Namaste, 60 Minute IPA & Festina Peche.
- Is your business doing all it can to keep our land, air & water clean? Learn more about changes to the Montgomery County recycling regulations at the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection – Division of Solid Waste Services Business Recycling Seminar on Wednesday, June 8 at 10:00 am at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center. $10. Details/register, click here.
- Starting May 24th- June 27th Hair Cuttery Kentlands Square & Muddy Branch will have their Liter Duo Sale, and Buy 1, Get 1 50% off all styling products in the salon. Service promotions will be their deluxe Touch of Color package, Men's Color Camo package, and relaxing VIP package.