02 Apr April 2015 – Chamber Member Business News & Invitations
Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce
Chamber Member Business News EBLASTS – FREE AND EASY SERVICE!
- These are a FREE and EASY way Chamber Members (only) can promote a business related news item to fellow Members.
- These announcements will be posted on the Chamber website, Chamber Facebook Page, Twitter and LinkedIn.
- They will also be emailed to the Chamber Membership and Area Business Leaders.
Donatos Pizza in Cuyahoga Falls is doing a Dine to Donate promotion for the Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce Area Foundation for the scholarship fund.
- This will take place on the first Thursday of each month from 11am to 5pm from September 2014 – May 2015. Dine in or take out only. Donatos then will give back a percent of the sales to the scholarship fund each month.
The Chamber of Commerce Area Foundation awards scholarships every year to Cuyahoga Falls/Silver Lake resident graduating seniors. The scholarship awards take place every June at the Chamber Monthly Luncheon Meeting. And with your help we can give another scholarship. Questions: Billy Harding, GM Donatos – Cuyahoga Falls at 330-923-5900.
Band of Brothers Restoration/ Band of Brothers Homes for Heroes
Band of Brothers Restoration cordially invites you to attend our Red Carpet Event on the 10th of April 2015. We are elated to announce a number of exciting pieces of information. Our nonprofit corporation is restructuring and rebranding, this means we have much to address to you, our partners and donors. Dinner, Dancing, and entertainment provided by Band of Brothers Restoration… cash bar and Hollywood Premier Event! Band of Brothers – Homes for Heroes is announcing its program “Bros Housing Heroes”, to include key information about the community, this year’s list of events, a PTSD awareness campaign we can all get behind, and much, much more. We’ve Veteran guest speakers from across the country and a Columbus Ohio Veteran who will be sharing his experiences battling injury post war.
Meet our Guest Speakers:
Eric Peters – Army Veteran | PTSD awareness walk across the U. S.
Pat Huffman – #22TooMany | The Peaceful Warrior | Medals Presentation
Randall Lyons – Ohio Veteran | Blackhawk Crash Survivor | The Battle continues after War
We’ve prepared a fine 3 course meal for the evening, arranged a variety of entertainment, and created an atmosphere you’re sure to enjoy. Live entertainment provided by “Stephen Conley” with a charity auction ranging from gift cards to vacation getaways. This Red carpet themed event will have you feeling your value with Red Carpet photo opportunities and live social event sharing.
We’re excited to unveil the #22TooMany Road Trip Video as well as Medals presentation by Pat Huffman. Our new website, Charity Logo, and Suicide Awareness campaign will be revealed on April 10th 2015. Prepare for a night of dinner, entertainment, and powerful speakers. Band of Brothers looks forward to sharing this night with each of you. We appreciate your part in making this vision a reality.
Plus a surprise reveal we’ve been keeping under wraps…think, Stan Lee. For more information: Band of Brothers Homes for Heroes – 113 Portage Trail – Cuyahoga Falls or call 330-952-0029 website: http://www.band-of-bros.com/
Thirty One by Jen Oettinger
Join us for a fun afternoon of shopping for Mom on April 12th 12-4 PM at Lion’s Park 641 Silver Lake Ave, Cuyahoga Falls. This shopping event will include multiple Direct Sellers including chamber member Thirty One Gifts by Jen Oettinger. We are currently accepting donations for our Chinese Auction. All proceeds from the Chinese Auction will be donated to the Autism Society of Greater Akron. Additionally 10% of all sales placed here https://www.mythirtyone.com/295820/shop/Party/EventDetail/8071608 with Thirty One by Jen Oettinger will be donated to the Autism Society of Greater Akron. Contact Jen at 234-738-0031 or JenOrganizing@gmail.com for more information.
TUBBS CHIROPRACTIC IS OFFERING TO COME PAMPER YOUR STAFF, to show our appreciation for all their hard work! Our licensed massage therapists will come to your school and provide free relaxing chair massages to your employees. We will include a delicious dessert and refreshments! A special complimentary gift for your employees will also be included! Don’t miss out on this special offer, call Tubbs Chiropractic today! (330) 945-4700 or email: Tubbschiro@gmail.com
Free Community Shred Day is Saturday, April 18th from 9 a.m. till noon at Neoshred, located at 895 E. Tallmadge Avenue Akron, OH 44310. Residents can bring up to ten boxes or bags and we will shred them instantly. http://www.neoshred.com/
Gold’s Gym – Chapel Hill
In 2015, Gold’s Gym Celebrates 50 Years… 50 Years of setting goals, showing up, digging deep, putting in the work, finishing strong, getting healthy and seeing results. 50 Years of determination, heart, transformation and incredible success stories. 50 Years of bodybuilders, first timers, pro athletes, celebrities and everyday fitness enthusiasts. 50 Years of those who are simply, in one word, committed. From a single gym in Venice, California, to a worldwide movement that has defined the modern fitness movement and redefined strength. On April 7th this year, Gold’s Gym Chapel Hill will also be celebrating its 1 year anniversary. We are honored to have been able to help so many people in the Akron community pursue and achieve their fitness goals over this past year. Many of our members competed in the 2014 TransFALLmation Challenge contest. Many more are now currently competing in the 2015 Gold’s Gym Challenge contest. Both have led to numerous positive life changing transformations, both in and out of the gym, for those in our community. We also enjoyed participating in several Cuyahoga Fall Chamber events, as well as several community events including the Akron Marathon and several health expos. Looking forward, we are very excited to be able to continue helping those in the Akron, Ohio community define their legacy, as we continue to define ours. If you haven’t had a chance to see our facility yet, we are having an open house April 13th -15th during our quarterly Fit Fest. This event will feature free workouts for everyone in the Akron community, contests, and special group exercise classes to raise money for the American Diabetes Association. Gold’s Gym – Chapel Hill – 1850 Buchholzer Blvd. Akron, OH 44310. Phone: 234-678-4056. Website:http://www.goldsgym.com/
Chick-fil-A at Chapel Hill.
LEMON SQUEEZING CONTEST. CUYAHOGA FALLS CHIEF OF POLICE Chief Jack Davis -VERSES- CUYAHOGA FALLS CHIEF OF FIRE Chief Paul Moledor. Saturday April 18th 11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Sample NEW Frosted Lemonade!! Chick-fil-A at Chapel Hill. (330)-920-4544. 420 Howe Avenue, Cuyahoga Falls, OH
City of Cuyahoga Falls
The City of Cuyahoga Falls Makes Every Day Earth Day. Mayor Don Walters invites citizens, businesses and organizations throughout the community to enjoy the 2015 City of Cuyahoga Falls Earth Week displays at City Hall, 2310 Second Street, from Monday, April 20th through Friday, April 24th. Informational brochures, colorful displays and extraordinary artwork have been designed to help citizens make positive environmental impact through everyday actions. Cuyahoga Falls City Hall is open from 8 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday. Special features of the 2015 City of Cuyahoga Falls Earth Week display include creative poster artwork designed by local 2nd grade students, information on the array of the City’s environmental programs and initiatives, and a silent auction of 6 (six) multi-colored rain barrels featuring customized artwork created and painted by Schnee Learning Center high school Art students. Rain barrels will begin with a starting bid of $60 to cover the cost of each rain barrel. Each bid must be an increase of a minimum of $2 increments. All proceeds from the rain barrel silent auction will go to the Summit Soil & Water Conservation District storm water quality education program. Silent auction bidding on the rain barrels will close at 5:00 PM on Friday, April 24th. A special thank you is extended to all sponsors of the program including the Summit Soil & Water Conservation District, the Schnee Learning Center, Cuyahoga Falls City School District, Woodridge Local School District, the Ohio EPA, the City of Cuyahoga Falls Service Departments, and the Cuyahoga Falls Parks and Recreation Department. www.cityofcf.com OR 330.971-8000.
Arbor Home Health
Chamber Member Business Reception – New location.
Arbor Home Health, 1692 Merriman Road, Akron, Ohio 44313
Friday, April 24, 2015 at 12:00 noon
RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/april-24-member-business-reception-arbor-home-health-registration-15459519840
330-865-5744 OR www.arborhomehealthcare.com
Zane’s Foundation, Inc.
Is hosting its 5th Annual Spring Fundraiser & Casino Night on Friday, April 24, 2015 at Tangier in Akron. Let’s leave the winter behind and celebrate life on the beach! Join us for a “Blue Lagoon,” (drink of the night), great food, live and silent auctions, casino activities, 50/50 raffle, wonderful prizes, music, and so much more! A prize will be given to the person with the best beach attire. Tickets are $50 per person (includes 2 drinks) or $40 per person (without drinks). Proceeds from this event will benefit Zane’s Foundation’s mission of providing services for children and adults with special needs through educational community outreach programs and its “Family Support Fund” Initiative, which is the cornerstone of the organization. The “Family Support Fund” Initiative awards funds for camps, therapies, respite, medical expenses, adaptive and communicative devices and more. For ticket information and details about donation or sponsorship opportunities, please contact the Foundation office at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 330-677.9263
Cuyahoga Falls High School, ADM Board, City of Cuyahoga Falls, and Western Reserve Hospital
Let’s Talk…Starting the Conversation About Teen Opiate Use. Teen Health, especially related to opiate use and addiction, is a topic of great significance to our community, now more than ever. As a community, through action, education, and prevention, we can battle teen drug use to improve the lives of our current and future residents. “Let’s Talk” is an event focused on providing various levels of education to families and community members in a relaxed, open-house like setting. Attendees will be able to choose presentations relevant to their needs and interests. “Let’s Talk” will be held Wednesday April 29th from 5-8pm at the Cuyahoga Falls High School. Mayor Walters and Robby’s Voice will have a keynote address every hour with breakout sessions running all evening long. The resource fair will provide participants with important information, a DUMP site to bring old medications, and light refreshments. The fists 300 in attendance are eligible for door prizes and goody bags. “Let’s Talk” is sponsored by: CFalls High School, ADM Board, City of Cuyahoga Falls, and Western Reserve Hospital. Phone: (330) 971-7959 OR www.westernreservehospital.org
Wholly Organized! and Thirty One Gifts by Jen Oettinger
“Top 10 [and Thirty-One] Ways to Stay Organized” Great tip on organizing your home using some awesome Thirty One Products. Join Wholly Organized! and Thirty One Gifts by Jen Oettinger at The Corner Cup Coffee House located at 3019 Graham Rd, Stow, Ohio Thursday April 30th. from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Learn how to organize your space to make it cheerful and fun. Space is limited so make sure to RSVP to Jen at JenOrganizing@gmail.com or Lynne at email@example.com.
Job opening for a Support Team Engineer. Focused Technologies is a diverse, multi-faceted information technology services firm serving clients primarily in the northeast Ohio region, and provides engaged clients with a help desk capability, in which incoming requests are categorized as tickets and assigned to an appropriate team member for resolution of the client/user issue. Focused Technologies requires personnel to respond to these requests for help and resolve issues for users in a courteous, prompt manner. These needs will generally be short term tasks such as service tickets created from help desk calls, emails, or a desktop application users may employ to request assistance but can include longer term tasks such as server installs, configuration, and migrations. Full job description here. http://www.indeed.com/cmp/Focused-Technologies/jobs/Support-Team-Engineer-758725f7c9a4c7a0
Sisters Scented Candles
We’ve survived the winter and are progressing with our warm weather candle and tart scents for 2015. Heading the list will be a beautiful Lilac, tangy Bamboo/Grapefruit,and a southern special Sweet Tea Zing. The scents are started and smell great. Come in soon! Located at 1729 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls. 330-687-0435 OR http://www.sisterscentedcandles.com/
Want to improve the HEALTH of your workforce and the health of your BOTTOM LINE? Chamber Member and Chamber Benefit Partner GemCare Wellness will assist you in bringing a culture of health and wellness to your organization. GemCare Wellness will assist you every step of the way, including getting your company application to take advantage of the Ohio BWC Workplace Wellness Grant. For more information contact: Bob McCollins of GemCare Wellness at phone: 614-264-9694 or
Wellness & Wealth by Choice
We would like to thank the Chamber Board of Directors for continuing again for 2015 the Wellness Benefit provided by Wellness & Wealth by Choice. We also want to thank the Chamber Businesses who have stepped forward and taken advantage of this benefit and made an investment to improve the health of their employees and families. Most of us are very aware, worried and are fully engaged in the Affordable Care Act. Many of us didn’t get to keep our insurance as promised and are experiencing higher premiums, deductibles and co-pays.
- Are you sick and tired of being sick and tired? There are many options you can seize to improve your desired level of wellness.
Our goals are:
1) assist and educate chamber members, their families and their employees,
2) raise your awareness on how lifestyle and environment is creating illness,
3) improve the quality of life for you, your family and employees, by creating your own healthy space in a toxic world,
4) reduce your medical costs.
We look forward to meeting with you and explaining the details of the benefit and developing your individual wellness plan. Contact Sue or Bob Gruber at 330-920-1590
Your LOCAL Loyalty and Mobile marketing service provider is please to introduce LOCALperQz.com!
- Exclusively for and dedicated to LOCAL independent Businesses – LOCALperQz is a part of the grassroots effort to inspire more people to buy from LOCAL businesses and REWARD them for doing so.
- Declare your Independence! Distinguish your locally owned business by joining LOCALperQz and stand out from big-box competition as a trustworthy, friendly neighbor that loves their customers.
- The CERTIFIED LOCAL designation helps to differentiate local independent businesses through LOCALperQz.com — a platform that helps consumbers shop local by raising awareness and promoting Certified Local businesses, services, professionals, and events in their area and then REWARDS them for shopping local through perQify powered Mobile and Kiosk Technology enticing them through various sweepstakes and reward programs.
This is only the beginning of some exciting tools and initiatives coming in 2015. Join the Movement Today! Plans starting as low as FREE! View Plans and features at http://www.localperqz.com/certified-local-plans-2. Email info@perQify.com or call 330-449-0717 for more info. Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce members receive exclusive discounts from the published plan rates through the Affinity program.
Electronic Merchant Systems
Customizable gift and loyalty card programs that drive customer loyalty keep your customers coming back. From gift and stored-value cards to loyalty and promotional cards EMS has a program for your business and your customers. Call Adrien Coluccio today to learn more: 216.287.0081 http://land.emscorporate.com/CuyahogaFalls/
Cuyahoga Falls Chamber & COSE Form New Partnership
We are excited to announce that the Cuyahoga Falls Chamber has recently joined forces with the Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE) to offer you double the benefits, resources and support. Through this new partnership, your business will continue to have the presence it needs in the local community combined with the regional reach and buying power of more than 14,000 small businesses. Best of all, you have the opportunity to join both organizations for one low price that’s significantly lower than joining both organizations individually.
By becoming a dual member of both Cuyahoga Falls Chamber and COSE, you will have access to business savings opportunities, local and regional networking events and connections with businesses next door and across Northeast Ohio.
2015 – 2016 Membership Rates:
COSE CFCC Dual Membership Dues Rates 2015 2016
If you are interested in learning more about this partnership or dual membership, call 216-592-2222 or visit www.cose.org/dualmemberships.
Who will email the information out to the Chamber Members?
The Chamber will email out the announcements once a month.
When will the email go out?
The email will be sent out the first week of the month.
What can I submit for Chamber Member Business Announcements?
The announcement information that you submit to the Chamber will only be accepted via email only and must be strictly related to your Chamber Member business in which you are a paid Member of the Chamber of Commerce. The “Business News Announcements” must be related to: a new service your business is offering, a special “Members Only” discount and offer, office furniture for sale, hiring a new employee for your business, new business ribbon cutting, business anniversary invitation, business open house announcement, new business address, office space for rent, celebrating a business anniversary, etc.
How much space can I have for a Chamber Member Business Announcement?
300 words or fewer of text only and one listing per Chamber Member business per month. The Chamber reserves the right to edit all submissions and use fewer or more words submitted.
What is the deadline to submit information?
The deadline to submit a Chamber Member Business Announcement is the 25th of the month by 12 noon and it will run in the next month’s email. Anything submitted after that date will run in the following month’s e-blast. You may also send an email with your announcement/news to the Chamber Membership by accessing the email database by logging in to the Chamber website with your user name/password. Please email the Chamber if you need help logging on.
HOW TO SUBMIT:
Email your information in the actual email you send back to us OR attach your information in a MS WORD Document only. We must be able to copy and paste your text submitted. Phone, fax, text boxes, PDF or JPG submissions will not be accepted.
EMAIL here: firstname.lastname@example.org
Chamber Member Business Name____________________________Date___________
My Chamber Member Business Announcement of 300 words or less:
- All emailed submissions for the Chamber Member Business Announcements are subject to approval and may be edited.
- Chamber Dues must be current to submit.
- The Chamber is not liable for any misprints, typos or incorrect information submitted.
- If there are less than 5 submissions for the month an email will not be sent.