Walmart today announced it will give hiring preference to military spouses, becoming the largest U.S. company to make such a commitment.
The Jacksonville Children's Chorus (JCC) continues its tradition of celebrating the holidays downtown by illuminating the outside of its office, located at 225 East Duval Street with festive lights synchronized to recorded songs of the season performed by the JCC's singers.
Involvement Opportunities with Beaches Division
The beaches division has several committees to help our members get involved in their community.
Beaches Membership Task Force
Chair: Denon Perry, Town Planner Calendar
Objective: To grow Beaches membership and improve retention, plan member recruitment activities, and to serve as ambassadors at events and ribbon cuttings.
Open to all JAX Chamber members after their first year of membership.
Beaches Community Outreach
Co Chairs: Steven Beyer, VyStar Credit Union, Gracie Simendinger, BEAM
Objective: To provide the members of the Beaches Division with quarterly opportunities to give back to the community, while building stronger relationships and raising awareness of the Beaches Division.
Open to all JAX Chamber members.
Beaches Public Policy
Chair: Tom Patton, Broad Reach Communications
Objective: To encourage economic growth and improved quality of life in the coastal communities by educating business members about city plans and pending legislation, representing the voice of business to elected officials, and engaging involved parties in open discussion when issues impact the business community.
By invitation only.
Quarterly, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Beaches Business Growth Series
Quarterly, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
2nd Thursday of each month, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Coffee on the Coast
3rd Thursday of each month, 8 to 9 a.m.
BuyChamber Lunch Ladders
Various dates and times. Contact Kathy Sutton at Kathy.Sutton@myjaxchamber.com for details.
Signature Annual Beaches Events
Endless Summer Beach Bash, October
JAX Chamber Trade Show, April 2, 2019
Please visit the Events Calendar for the most current information.
For information about getting involved with the Beaches Division, contact us at:
JAX Chamber Beaches Division
1300 Marsh Landing Parkway
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
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