April 30-May 5 | Small Business Week

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Small businesses play an important role in creating jobs, supporting local communities, and generating income for thousands of families. Here are some impressive facts from the Small Business Administrations Office of Advocacy: 1. Nearly all businesses are small. Out of 29.6 million businesses, all but 19,000 are small. (2014 data) 2. Small businesses generate three-fifths of net new jobs, driving …

May 5 | Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Queso’s

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Queso’s block party! Day-long events for the entire family capped off with a live concert featuring Dustin Hunt at 7 PM. Pre-sale lanyards available for purchase at all 3 locations (Queso’s, Calico Joe’s, and El Nino’s) for just $20. The lanyards get you four tacos, four beers, and all the fun you can handle!

May 2 | Special Shopping Event at J. Lilly’s

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Enjoy sips & sweets while you shop Kendra Scott’s newest jewelry and home decor collections, plus 20% off any J. Lilly’s merchandise purchase during the event from 5-7 PM at J. Lilly’s Boutique, located at 10901 NE 23rd Street. This special shopping event is perfect for Mother’s day shopping with 20% of Kendra Scott sales benefiting the Choctaw Area Chamber. …

Changes at the Chamber

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Tracy recently accepted the position as the new CEO for Shawnee Forward. We are both happy and sad about this change. We are excited for Tracy because we know she will thrive and be successful in her new role. We are sorry for the Chamber because we know who we are losing. Tracy’s dedication to the Chamber for over 11 …

April 26 | J. Lilly’s Ladies Night Out

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It’s that time for J. Lilly’s Boutique’s Semi-Annual Ladies’ Night!! It’s only two weeks away so mark your calendars now for the event! This event is always an enjoyable time and a great way to score some significant discounts in the sale room! April 26 from 4 to 9 PM, 10901 NE 23rd Street. We will be there and so …

New Member | Chris Paul Rettman Photography

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Please join us as we welcome Chris Paul Rettman Photography to the Chamber. Chris has been in business for over seven years. You might recognize his work from J. Lilly’s Boutique in Nicoma Park. He’s also worked with the Oklahoma Hall of Fame, the Criterion, and Boxcar Revival. Chris also specializes in real estate photography. Check out Chris’s work here.

April 26 | Ribbon Cutting

Choctaw Area Chamber Blog, Events, New Member, News, Ribbon Cutting

Please join us as we welcome Native Blendz to the Chamber and to our community with a ribbon cutting on Thursday, April 26 at 4:30 PM. They are located at 16365 NE 23rd Street, Suite #C, Choctaw, OK.

April 12 | Amy Schmitz Photography

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Is it time for an updated headshot? A professional headshot is important whether you want to post your headshot on your company’s website or want to post it on your social media pages, you are always representing your business in one way or another. Amy Schmitz with Amy Schmitz Photography will be at the Chamber office on April 12 from …