Worthit2U.net Ribbon Cutting - Aug. 15/ 2pm - 3pm
While Worthit2u.net online news source has been in business in Worth County for several years they have just recently moved into their new place of business and want to invite you to come out and see what services they have to offer! So us for August 15, 2013 2pm - 3pm
Mary Alice Shipp CDC Community Awards Banquet
Black-Tie Awards Banquet dedicated to community residents for their help with MASCDC's Mission. Program organizations include: Moultrie Technical College, Century Pines, Worthit2u.net,Ma Flora's Helping Hands, Phoebe Worth, and the Georgia Department of Labor.
We are now accepting sponsorships for the 2013 Farmer's Appreciation Dinner on November 21, 2013. If you would like to be a sponsor, and be mentioned in the Peanut Festival Magazine as well as the online ad on Worthit2u.net, the deadline is September 1, 2013.
We want to offer our community LOCAL reasons to Stop and Shop in our own community. If you haven't already taken advantage of the many benefits our Chamber Web Page has to offer you now is the time to do so. Log in and browse the back end of our web page and create your own "Mini" Web page and create your own coupons! Let's show off why we are definitely "WORTH" the Trip!
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Mary Alice Shipp CDC Awards Banquet
August 31, 2013
Worth County Community Center
The Elite Event of the Year! It's a "black-tie" Event featuring Romney Smith WFXL, giving the keynote address. Information of much need resources will be shared with the audience. Local community youth will serve and provide some fabulous entertainment and of course one of the most fantastic meals in Southwest Georgia.
Pick up your tickets for a $20.00 donation from the Sylvester Worth County Chamber of Commerce, Family Visions Outreach or any MASCDC member. For more info (229) 291-7472. Black-Tie Awards Banquet dedicated to community residents for their help with MASCDC's Mission. Program organizations include: Moultrie Technical College, Century Pines, Worthit2u.net, Ma Flora's Helping Hands, Phoebe Worth, and the Georgia Department of Labor. Pictured is Albany's Mayor the Honorable Dorothy Hubbard, Ms. Sadie Carter who received the lifetime achievement award, and Paula Shipp Adams who is the daughter of Mary Alice Shipp.
As a fundraiser for the Relay for Life of Worth County, ConAgra Foods, Inc./Peter Pan Peanut Butter has compiled a cookbook "Cooking to Make a Difference" are on sale now! Cookbooks are $10 each and all proceeds go to the American Cancer Society. The printing costs of the cookbook were sponsored by ConAgra Foods/Peter Pan.
Now available: You may purchase your cookbook at the Sylvester-Worth Chamber of Commerce.
Thank you for your support in the fight for a cure.
WCSPIE is a program of the Worth County School System and the Sylvester - Worth County Chamber of Commerce. The relationships created through this program foster a mutually beneficial support system designed to meet the needs of the school through the resources of our community partners. Please consider becoming a Partner in Education today!! For more information call Heather Greene at 229-776-8600 or the Sylvester Worth County Chamber of Commerce at 229-776-7718. Click for More Information and Application
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Obama Administration Launches One-Stop-Shop Website to Educate Business Owners About the Affordable Care Act
WASHINGTON - The Obama Administration today launched Business.USA.gov/healthcare, a one-stop-shop Website which will provide employers of all sizes educational materials on how the Affordable Care Act may affect businesses and help them compete. The site includes a wizard tool that is tailored based on size and location, so businesses can learn how the law helps them provide affordable coverage options to their employees while still meeting their bottom line. The site will act as a user-friendly hub that connects employers to informational content on tax credits and other provisions of the law from the Small Business Administration, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and the Treasury Department. READ MORE
The Georgia Department of Economic Development budget presentation has also been uploaded to our site. Click here to view it.
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