upcoming-events

24th Annual Jack White Legislative Golf Tournament

 Name: 24th Annual Jack White Legislative Golf Tournament (2017)

Date: June 9, 2017
Event Description:

FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 2017
EAGLE CREST GOLF COURSE
ALMA, ARKANSAS

4-Person Scramble
Registration includes green fees, cart, driving range, lunch, golf shirt, hat, team photo and goody bag!
Event Sponsors:

– Shirt Sponsor –

– Hat Sponsor –

– Driving Range Sponsor –

– Beverage Cart Sponsor –

– Exclusive Hole Sponsor –

– Tandem Hole Sponsor –

  • Beall Barclay
Location:
Eagle Crest

Date/Time Information:
Registration  11:00 AM
Lunch 11:00 – 12:30 PM
Tee-Off  1:00 PM
Contact Information:
Carol Smith

Leadership Fort Smith Commencement

Name: Leadership Fort Smith: Commencement and Awards Banquet 2017
Date: May 11, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM7:30 PM CDT
Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
Event Description:
Please join us as we celebrate the Class of 2017 and their graduation from the Leadership Fort Smith program on Thursday, May 11th, 2017.
We will also celebrate with our Jack White Community Leadership Award, given out to an individual who has shown exceptional commitment and leadership in the community.
Location:
The Blue Lion
101 North 2nd Street
Date/Time Information:
May 11, 2017
Reception will begin at 6:00 p.m.
Program will begin at 6:30 p.m.
Contact Information:
Debra Young, Director of Educational Events 479-783-3111 dyoung@fortsmithchamber.com
Fees/Admission:
Tickets will be $40/individual and $75/couple.
Please contact Debra Young directly to register for this event.
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Breakfast Club

2017 Chamber Breakfast Club Event May

Name: 2017 Chamber Breakfast Club Event May
Date: May 9, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM9:00 AM CDT
Event Description:

In an effort to engage more members in beneficial networking opportunities, the Chamber is hosting “The Fort Smith Chamber Breakfast Club!”
Each month we will host an informal networking event over coffee and continental breakfast. Similar to B2B and Business After 5, the goal of this event is to allow our members the opportunity to meet other members, promote their business, and grow their network. Be sure to BRING your business cards, brochures & any other information with you. There will be a table set up so that you can place your information on. This is a good way for someone to take your information with them, if for some reason they do not get to visit with you during the meeting.

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

COFFEE & BREAKFAST SPONSOR

2017 PRESENTING SPONSOR

Location:
First Western Bank
8399 Rogers Ave.
Fort Smith, AR 72903
Date/Time Information:
Tuesday May 9th, 2017
8:00 am – 9:00am
Contact Information:
Natasha Higgins 479-783-3111
Fees/Admission:
$5 per member
Cash, check, or credit card accepted at the door

Meet the Chamber Orientation

Time: 12:00 PM1:00 PM CDT
Event Description:

“Meet the Chamber” Member Orientation- Tuesday, April 18

Please join us for lunch on Tuesday, April 18 for the “Meet the Chamber” event.

You will learn:
*  The role of the Chamber in our Region
*  How you can use the Chamber to promote your business
*  Educational opportunities for Human Resources Personnel
*  Recruitment resources
* The variety of events that the Chamber holds each year
* The variety of networking opportunities available

Who Should Attend?
Those that have recently joined the Chamber
*  Those that are thinking about joining the Chamber
*  Those that have had a change in Leadership, Marketing or HR
*  Those that want to learn more about how to promote their business

Cost: $5 (you may pay when you register online or pay at the door)

River Valley Corporate Challenge

2017 River Valley Corporate Challenge 

Name: 2017 River Valley Corporate Challenge
Date: March 11, 2017May 20, 2017
Event Description:
2017 River Valley Corporate Challenge – Where Work Comes to Play

Please join us for the 3rd Annual River Valley Corporate Challenge sponsored by United Federal Credit Union and benefiting the Boys and Girls Club, the Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Children’s Emergency Shelter.  The goal of the RVCC is to provide a healthy minded series of athletic and networking events for the River Valley.  Your business can form a team that will participate in activities like volleyball, kickball, bowling and wiffleball.  Have fun with your coworkers and develop stronger relationships outside of the office!

Event Media:
Date/Time Information:
Tentative Dates and Activities:

March 11th – Volleyball
March 15th – Dodgeball
March 22nd – Wallyball
March 25th – Kickball
March 29th – Soccer
April 8th – Flag Football
April 19th – Pool
April 22nd – Bowling
May 13th – Basketball
May 17th – Wiffleball
May 20th – Ultimate Frisbee

Contact Information:
For additional questions or to register a team please contact Ashley Ahlert at 479-651-4305.
Fees/Admission:
Red – $1,000 – 1 team per event
White – $1,500 – up to 3 teams per event

*All events are coed.  All events will need one female on the court/field at all times.
*Employees must be on payroll by 02/01/2017 to play.
*All information must be turned in by 02/15/2017.
*Up to 3 companies may combine as long as the total employee count does not add up above 50.  Once you combine companies, this is your team throughout the events.
*Individuals must be 19 before 03/01/2017 and be out of high school.  You must sign waiver, be on roster and have a photo ID.
*Every team your company fields after 3 will cost an additional $250 per team/per event.
*Participants can only be on one company roster.

Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event:
*Event Sponsor – $250
*If participating in RCVV, you may place an additional team in sponsored event.
*Logo on RVCC signage and marketing materials.
*Marketing and promotion opportunity at event.