News for Chamber

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Students from Youth Leadership Shoals (YLS), a program of the Shoals Chamber of Commerce, were on hand at Shoals CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children)  to deliver boxes of hygiene products for local foster children this week.  Youth Leadership Shoals, which offers high school juniors a better understanding and appreciation of the Shoals community, includes participation in a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
Friday, February 22, 2019
The Shoals Chamber of Commerce launches Shoals HIRE (Helping Industry Recruit Excellence) Academy in an effort to better prepare students for the workforce. This program will replace the Chamber’s Youth Leadership Shoals program but will follow a similar format while also including group industry tours and a heavier focus on soft skill development, workplace etiquette, and resume ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education
Thursday, February 07, 2019
The Shoals Chamber of Commerce is collaborating with AAA Vacations to offer a unique opportunity to explore the Shades of Ireland. The Shoals Chamber is now accepting registration to join a group tour to Ireland scheduled for August 7-16. The trip includes stops in Dublin, Irish Evening, Kilkenny, Waterford, Blarney Castle, Killarney, Ring of Kerry, Limerick, Cliffs of Moher, Galway, and Cabra ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Monday, January 28, 2019
The Shoals Chamber of Commerce is proud to collaborate with the Alabama Small Business Development Center (SBDC) to offer a Business Resource Center onsite at the Shoals Chamber office, 20 Hightower Place in Florence.   The Alabama SBDC Network exists to train business people in a wide variety of business topics and provides comprehensive information services and access to experts in many ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Saturday, January 12, 2019
We are starting to plan our spring yard sale event that we will be having Saturday, April 6th. We are looking for vendors to donate items to include in our raffle drawing. It’s a win-win. It helps get your name out there to our community, too. We are also inviting you to come participate. We have plenty of space available for your business to come set up a table. We are hoping for a great turn ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Human Interest
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
AUBURN – The Shoals Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the Shoals-area winners from the South’s BEST Robotics Championship held December 1-2 at Auburn University. Sixty teams spanning five states participated and five represented the NW Alabama BEST Robotics region. These teams included Creekside Academy, Brooks High School, Covenant Christian School, Phillips High School and Moulton Middle ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
The Northwest Alabama BEST Robotic Competition will hold its 2018 Mall Day at the Florence Mall on Saturday, September 22, 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. BEST is a workforce development partnership between the Shoals Chamber of Commerce and Northwest-Shoals Community College. The Chamber and the College will gather the 19 participating schools to practice driving their robots in preparation for the BEST ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education