Edwardsburg Area Chamber of Commerce
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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast
May
28
8:00 AM08:00

Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast

The Edwardsburg Presbyterian Church will be hosting a free will donation breakfast to support the Hero Haul 2018 project.  Your donation may be an item on the Hero Haul 2018 needs list (found on the Edwardsburg Chamber website) or a monetary donation .  Breakfast will be served at the church from 8:00 am -11:00 am.

Come and enjoy a great breakfast then watch the parade at 11:00 am.  All donations will go to the Veteran's Hero Haul.

We are also opening up the sanctuary for anyone that would like to come in and light a candle for a loved on and complete a prayer card.  The following Sunday our church will lift your loved on up in memory during our service.

If you have any questions, please call the Presbyterian Church on 68961 Lake St. at 269-663-6815.

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Hero Haul 2018
May
28
9:00 AM09:00

Hero Haul 2018

The Hero Haul 2018 is a supply drive for our Veterans.  It will be held at the Edwardsburg Presbyterian Church on Thursday May 24 from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm and on Memorial day from 9: am to 3:00 pm.  Businesses may schedule a donation pick-up.

Items needed:  Personal care needs are; toothpaste and toothbrushes, deodorant, shaving cream, body wash, shampoo,and conditioner, Ethnic hair products and towels.  Clothing needs are; men's t-shirts, coats/jackets, sweatpants, sweatshirts (size L-XL), men's sneakers and boots sizes 10-13, boxers, briefs, socks, hats and gloves.  Food items needed; individually wrapped cookies and snacks,  decaf coffee, sweetener and creamer, microwave popcorn, canned food items and gift cards to Burger King, Pizza Hut, etc.  Other needs; gas cards, bus passes for public transit, magazines and books, DVD movies, music CDs, new or gently used backpacks, and new or gently used musical instruments.

Bring donations to the Edwardsburg Presbyterian Church.  Your help with this project is greatly appreciated.

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June Chamber Member Meeting
Jun
6
12:00 PM12:00

June Chamber Member Meeting

Join us for community updates and a delicious lunch at the All-Chamber meeting at the Ontwa Township Hall from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Lunch will be included for one representative of each Chamber Member business. 

The chamber had a successful 2017 and look forward to seeing you at our general membership meeting.  As always we thank those that volunteer to help the chamber.

Speaker at the meeting will be Jennifer Gilliam with Midwest Energy, MEC.

 You don't have to be a member to attend! Join us for lunch as a non-member for $6.

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MYOI 6th Annual Golf Scramble
Jun
15
10:00 AM10:00

MYOI 6th Annual Golf Scramble

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services in Berrien, Van Buren, Cass/St. Joe Counties will host the 6th Annual 4-Person Golf Scramble.  This years even is sponsored by Honor Credit Union and Michigan Youth Opportunities Initiative.

The money raised at this event will allow current and former foster youth to participate in independent living skills training, youth board support meetings, financial literacy training, and statewide national conferences.  This program provides much-needed support and services to our youth.

The event will be held on June 15, 2018 at the Lake Michigan Hills Golf Club in Benton Harbor, Michigan.  There will be a shotgun start at 10:00 am with lunch at 3:00 pm.  Cost for the golf scrambles is $75 per person due May 25th and $85 per person on the day of the event.  Your registration fee includes: 18 holes with cart, prize holes, Continental breakfast, lunch, and complimentary round of golf for 2019.

For more information or questions, please contact Tamara Eberle, MYOI Coordinator at 269-254-7845 or EberleT1@michigan.gov.

 

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June Moms To Mom Sale
Jun
16
9:00 AM09:00

June Moms To Mom Sale

The Edwardsburg Lioness club is sponsoring the June 16, 2018 Mom to Mom sale at the Edwardsburg Fire Department from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Admission to the event will be free with concessions available.  To register for a table or for any question, please contact:  Sue @574-215-6427 or Meryl @ 5742156520

Mom's tables will be $15 and Vendor's tables $25

This is a fun event for those attending and the Edwardsburg Lioness Club  Hope to see you there.

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American Red Cross Blood Drive
Jun
25
1:00 PM13:00

American Red Cross Blood Drive

The Edwardsburg Lioness Club is sponsoring an American Red Cross Blood drive on Monday June 25, 2018 from 1:00 pm through 5:45 pm.  The drive will be held at the Edwardsburg American Legion.

Your chance to win a Cedar Point or Knott's Berry Farm trip awaits at www.redcrossblood.org/cedarfair.

To schedule an appointment, log onto www.redcrossblood.org (sponsor code: edwardsburg) or call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767).  

Make someone whole again.  Without A, B, & O, we can't save anybody.  You are the #MissingType we need.

Any questions contact Sue Smothermon at 574-215-6427 or Meryl Christensen at 574-215-6520.

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Edwardsburg Uptown Improvement Paddle Auction
May
24
6:00 PM18:00

Edwardsburg Uptown Improvement Paddle Auction

The Edwardsburg Uptown Improvement Association will be holding their Quarter Paddle Auction on May 24, 2018 from 6 pm-9 pm at the Edwardsburg Legion.  Doors will open at 5:30 pm with the food special a burger served by the American Legion for $3.

All charity items, ticket sales and possible silent auctions go toward Edwardsburg Uptown Improvements Association Christmas Decoration Project. 

Are you unable to attend?  An absentee ticket is available for purchase for $50.  These tickets will be used for bids on all 100 + items.

Advance tickets are $5 for entry and paddle.  At the door additional paddles can be purchased for $5.  

Auction items (subject to change) are: Origami Owl, Perfectly Posh, Wooden signs, Twisted Sister, Glass etching, Tupperware, Young Living and much much more.

For more information contact: Dawn Bolock at 574-220-1249 or Meryl Christensen at 269-663-2347.

Looking forward to seeing you on May 24th.!!!

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Breakfast Extravaganza
May
5
8:00 AM08:00

Breakfast Extravaganza

The Knights of Columbus are pleased to announce a Breakfast (All You Can Eat) Extravaganza to be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018 between 8:00 am and 10:00 am in the Our Lady of the Lake Parish social Hall.

You can choose from a wide choice of the following menu items: Pancakes (blueberries if requested), eggs to order, sausage links, breakfast burritos, has browns, biscuits and gravy, toast (white, whole wheat), juice, coffee, and water.

Please come and enjoy this total (AYCE) breakfast with family and friends prepared by the finest chefs the Knights have to offer.  There is no individual charge but donations will be greatly appreciated at the door.  Hope to see you there.

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Chamber First Quarter Workshop Next Level Improv
Mar
23
11:30 AM11:30

Chamber First Quarter Workshop Next Level Improv

The first quarter workshop for the chamber members and the public will be presented by Next Level Improv LLC.  The workshop will be held on March 23, 2018 at the Ontwa Township Hall from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm.  Lunch will be served from 11:30 am to noon with the workshop from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

Workshop Objectives:  Improve visibility and brand recognition, improve likability and approachability, and rapid training tips for buffing up your social media/website presence

Workshop Opportunity:  Customize a simple template for your company to create short, effective videos, practice easy tricks to get you or your marketing team comfortable on camera, and learn about popular formats to offer video content on  your social media and websites.

Workshop benefits:  Create content that speaks to your target customers, charisma sells and it is learn able, videos are a quick and easy way for potential customers to get to know you, NOW!

Attendance by chamber members is free and $15 for non members.  For any questions contact the chamber office at 574-343-3721 or at admin@edwardsburgchamber.org.

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Edwardsburg Lions Club Pancake and Sausage Breakfast
Mar
17
8:00 AM08:00

Edwardsburg Lions Club Pancake and Sausage Breakfast

The Edwardsburg Lions Club will be serving breakfast of pancakes and sausage on March 19, 2018 from 8:00 am to 11:00 am at the American Legion on US 12 in Edwardsburg.  Cost of the breakfast will be a free will offering.

Not only will breakfast be available but the Easter Bunny and Lion Mascot will be attending.  The LEOs  are also offering games and crafts.  Project KidSight Screening will be offered to children from the ages of 1 year old to 17 years of age. 

The Edwardsburg Lions Club thanks you for your support.

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Annual Chamber Banquet
Mar
7
6:00 PM18:00

Annual Chamber Banquet

Join us on March 7th at for the Annual Chamber Dinner at the Our Lady of the Lake Social Hall. We will have a delicious dinner and a presentation titled "Trends in Real Estate" by Patty Lauten. 

Dinner menu includes: assorted appetizers, salad and bread, ham, chicken/cream sauce, green bean casserole, corn, and assorted pies.

Tickets to dinner are $25 and all are welcome to attend. Purchase your ticket online using the button below or at the following locations: Coldwell Bankers-Dawn Bolock, Ontwa Township Hall-Meryl Christensen, State Farm-Lorie Bowers or Greater Niles Community FCU-Tracy Snider

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Diabetes Awareness Day
Feb
24
12:00 PM12:00

Diabetes Awareness Day

The Edwardsburg Lions Club is holding a Diabetes Awareness Day on Saturday, February 24, 2018 from noon to 4 at the American Legion Hall on 25751 US 12 in Edwardsburg Michigan.

Some of the programs available at the Diabetes Awareness Day are:

  • Blood Glucose Testing
  • Blood Pressure Testing
  • Health professional presentations
  • Type 1 and 2 diabetes
  • Local diabetes support groups
  • Glucose monitors

Please come and join the Edwardsburg Lions Club for the Diabetes Awareness DayRemember the life you save may be your own.

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February All Chamber Meeting
Feb
7
12:00 PM12:00

February All Chamber Meeting

Join us for community updates and a delicious lunch at the All-Chamber meeting at the Ontwa Township Hall from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Lunch will be included for one representative of each Chamber Member business. 

The chamber had a successful 2017 and look forward to seeing you at our general membership meeting.  As always we thank those that volunteer to help the chamber.

Speaker at the meeting will be Kimberly Barton with Cass County Conservation District.

 You don't have to be a member to attend! Join us for lunch as a non-member for $6.

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January All Chamber Meeting
Jan
3
12:00 PM12:00

January All Chamber Meeting

Join us for community updates and a delicious lunch at the All-Chamber meeting at the Ontwa Township Hall from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Lunch will be included for one representative of each Chamber Member business. 

The chamber had a successful 2017 and look forward to seeing you at our general membership meeting.  As always we thank those that volunteer to help the chamber.

Speaker at the meeting will be Justin Smith with Kinexus/Workforce

Board of Director Elections will be held at the meeting.  You don't have to be a member to attend! Join us for lunch as a non-member for $6

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Edwardsburg Chamber Quarterly Workshop
Nov
17
11:30 AM11:30

Edwardsburg Chamber Quarterly Workshop

The Edwardsburg Area Chamber offers their fourth quarter workshop on Friday November 17, 2017 at the Ontwa Township Hall from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm.  Registration will begin at 11:30 with registration followed by lunch and the workshop. The workshop is free to Edwardsburg Chamber members.  All other participants will be charged $15.

Laurel Ward of Discover Cass County will be presenting "Online Marketing for Local Business: How to Dominate Local Search for Your Products and Services.  The following is a list of topics to be covered.

  • Why search engine optimization is NOT the solution to local online marketing
  • Why Facebook ads are not the solution to local online marketing
  • Websites
  • Domain names
  • Website content best practices
  • Articles and blogs
  • Video
  • Local directories
  • Offline Advertising

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Planning a Will or Trust
Sep
15
11:30 AM11:30

Planning a Will or Trust

The Edwardsburg Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their third quarter workshop on September 15, 2017 from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm.  Planning Wills and Trusts will be the subject matter for this workshop.  Attorney Rob LaBre will be conducting the session.  Registration will begin at 11:30 am with a lunch provided at noon.  The workshop will begin at about 12:30 pm.  This workshop will be free to all chamber members with a $15.00 fee charged for non-members.  If you are interested you can come to attend that day, contact the chamber office at 574-343-3721 or by email at admin@edwardsburgchamber.com.

We look forward to seeing you there.

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