April 4 - April 8, 2016

Presentation Is Everything

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Welcome New Members

Do Business With a Chamber Member

To learn more about these member businesses, visit their websites.

Sarah Chance Counseling
Sarah Chance

Rachel Capil Photography
Rachel Capil

Top Shop Auto
Michael McKee

Kenny Eckland

Central Garden & Pet Co.
Marilyn Leahy

Delta Tactical Training Group, LLC
Charlene Treat

Residual Sugar Wine Bar + Merchant
Jim Telford

CytoSport, Inc.
Gregory Longstreet

24 Hour Fitness
John August

Cancer Support Community
James Bouquin

18/8 Fine Men's Salon
Kara Davidson

CORE Academy
Lainie Barbieri

Stanford Children's Health
Diana Bautista

Tax Time

Where is my tax refund?

You’ve submitted your tax return only to find yourself wondering where exactly your refund is. Here are some key facts and actions you can take to help set your mind at ease. Click here.

Hope Begins With You

Learn how you can make a difference in the life of a child or youth in foster care. Sign up to register for one of our Informational Sessions:Visit our website
Monday, April 11, 6:30-8 pm
Thursday, April 14, 12:30-2 pm
Monday, May 9, from 6:30-8 pm
Monday, May 16, from 12:30-2 pm

Hope begins with YOU! 

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Get Up Close and Personal

Sponsorship Opportunities

Promote Your Business at the
"East Bay's Best Outdoor Event"
90,000+ SummerAti expected over the Festival Weekend

Join us as we kick off summer at the 35th annual Walnut Creek Art & Wine Festival June 4 and 5. This popular community event offers fun for the entire family and brings out some very specific target audiences. The Festival offers two days of exposure to 90,000+ SummerAti as they fill Heather Farm Park to enjoy wine, beer, food, and special attractions.
Face-to-Face Marketing Opportunities
Wine/Beer Pouring Booth: Promote your products and services while pouring a wine or beer directly to Festival attendees from your own company branded  booth. (Booth / Wine / Beer provided by the Chamber)  Pouring Booth: Chamber Member Booth Fee $800
Non Member Booth Fee $1,200. 
For more details and a registration form {Click Here} To Register online {Click Here}

Commercial Exhibitor Booth: Promote your product or service directly to Festival attendees from your company branded 10 x 10 Commercial Exhibitor Booth Space. Please call Marcie Hochhauser, Senior Vice President for complete details and  availability at (925) 934-2007. 

Target Your Audience With an Event Sponsorship.  Please call Marcie Hochhauser, Senior Vice President for complete details at (925) 934-2007.   Sponsorship Brochure 
Sum´mer · a´ ti | noun (plural)
:connoisseurs of summer who guide the artistic, social, and gastronomic elements required for serious summer fun

<Walnut Creek Art & Wine Festival Sponsorship is a slam dunk because all the SummerAti are there.>
Walnut Creek Art &Wine Festival Website: click here 
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And the award goes to . . .

Nominate your favorite business or person for the Chamber's 2016 UXL Awards! This year’s awards will recognize a Business of the Year and Citizen of the Year. If you know someone who should be recognized for their extraordinary efforts as a business or citizen / volunteer, please let us know. For award criteria and a nomination form, Click Here
2015 UXL Award Winners

Citizen of the Year: Eric Rudney, Rudney Associates (left)
Business of the Year: Diablo Publications, Barney Fonzi accepting (right)

To view all past UXL Award Winners, Click Here

The Pearl of the Adriatic!

Chamber Trip to Croatia – October 2016

Join us on our next adventure, as we travel to CROATIA! The seven night trip departs October 20, 2016. Trip extensions include  Montenegro and Venice. Click here for Trip Brochure Questions? Call the Chamber and ask for Lynn Pauline. (925) 934-2007

What's happening at Shadelands

Shadelands continues its transformation into an innovative Walnut Creek community. Read on to find out the latest developments.
Visit www.shadelands.org  for more information, and like Shadelands on Facebook and follow them on Twitter.

It's a BASH

Happy Hour With a Purpose

Chamber Business and Social Hour
Thursday, April 28 | 5:30 - 7:00pm
Hosted by UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
2401 Shadelands Drive, Walnut Creek 

Our April BASH  will be hosted by UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital , 2401 Shadelands Drive, Walnut Creek. The event will be held on Thursday, April 28 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.The Chamber B.A.S.H. is always a great place to make important business connections, hear first-hand what's going on in the community, and meet with chamber members, and other business leaders. See you there!This event is FREE to all Walnut Creek Chamber Members. Non-member price is $10.00 (cash only) Please bring your business cards. TO REGISTER, CLICK HERE

At a Glance


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