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Chairman's Corner

The Brookhaven Chamber is proud to welcome the Honorable Karen Handel, Sixth District Congresswoman, as our August 16th breakfast speaker. Her presentation will include current Sixth District news items, tax reform issues and the epidemic opioid crisis facing our communities.  Reserve your seat NOW before this event sells out. 
In a continuing effort to add value to our membership, we have been working with the City to develop a “New Business Welcome Kit" to distribute to companies as they apply for a Brookhaven business license. The “Kit” will include a custom Brookhaven Chamber of Commerce tote bag; various City of Brookhaven branded items and most importantly, a list of Chamber members that can provide services for the new businesses. It is our hope that this effort will result in increased traffic for our membership.   Chamber membership literature and applications will be included as well. 
This is a prime opportunity for our members to highlight their businesses and offer a discount, if desired. We highly recommend contacting the Chamber if you have a discount you would like to offer new businesses as well as any sort of marketing items or brochures you would like us to include in the Welcome Kit.
This program should begin in early fall so please contact us now with your new business discount and marketing materials.

Jay Groundwater
Chairman of the Board
(404) 819-1662
It's not too late to register and join us for a very special Networking Happy Hour event TOMORROW at one of Brookhaven's most popular restaurants, Petite Violette! 
Enjoy complimentary hot and cold hors d'oeuvres, a cash bar, and networking with current and prospective members and community professionals
The event costs only $10 for members and $15 for non-members. Cost at the door on the day of the event is $20 for everyone. No refunds will be issued.
We hope to see you there!
We're excited to announce Karen Handel, Sixth District Congresswoman, will be our featured speaker for next week's breakfast meeting.

This breakfast meeting is guaranteed to be a packed house so make sure to secure your spot and register today!  We encourage our Chamber members to take advantage of our variety of sponsorship opportunities!

Big Peach Sizzler 10K & 5K
Presented by the Flying Biscuit Café

Monday, September 3, 2018, 7:00 am 5K, 7:30 am 10K

This AJC Peachtree Road Race qualifier offers something for all participant levels, with pace groups for those interested in hitting their best times, and a 2-hour 10K course limit to accommodate walkers.  Strollers are welcome!
  • Sizzlin’ point to point course
    • 10K – Chamblee to Brookhaven to Buckhead
    • 5 K (new this year!) – Brookhaven to Buckhead
  • Huge post race party with music, biscuits and other food, beer, vendors, and more
  • Awesome shirt and medal for all 10K and 5K finishers
  • Free parking and free shuttle from finish to start

About Miles for Cystic Fibrosis:
Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is a progressive, life shortening genetic disease. People living with CF must battle many serious symptoms, including difficulty breathing and digesting food. 
All race proceeds benefit Miles for Cystic Fibrosis, a locally based non-profit dedicated to helping children and adults living with cystic fibrosis enjoy longer, stronger lives. The Miles for CF BreatheStrong program provides exercise grants for individuals with CF to encourage healthy physical activity. See our website at for more information.
Get Involved:
  • Sponsor the race! Take advantage of the opportunity to connect with our audience of 2500+ between now and Labor Day and on race morning while you support an important cause.
  • Register to run (or walk). Bring your friends and family!
  • Volunteer to be part of the action, make a difference, and have fun doing it!
  • Donate– or even better, start a fundraiser and ask friends and family to donate in honor of your run.

The Brookhaven Police Department's

Mark your calendars! One of our most popular and FREE events is back!

Next month the Brookhaven Chamber and Costco Brookhaven are teaming up to host a free networking event breakfast for Chamber members and community professionals. 

Although the event is free, please register for headcount purposes.

Can you believe we're only TWO months away from one of the most popular events in Brookhaven? 

Register now – it’s only a $10.00 admission fee!
Brookhaven Chamber members: create a team and only pay a $50.00 team entry fee!
The City of Brookhaven has a packed schedule of events around the city throughout the month of August!  Check out their website to view a full calendar of all of their upcoming events. 
Interested in purchasing an Ad for our monthly newsletter? For only $50 a month or $150 for 4 months, you can purchase Ad space that includes an image and 75 words. 

Want free ad space? Refer a new member of $250 or higher and get one month free when they join!
Contact Barbara Barber, for more information. 
Click here to view our NEW Membership Application
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