Oct
    13
    Thu
    Multi-Chamber Event: Social Media Focus @ Sanctuary Home & Patio
    Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
    Oct
    15
    Sat
    Member Event: Good Shepherd Fall Festival @ Good Shepherd Church & School
    Oct 15 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
    Oct
    16
    Sun
    Member Event: Plainview Fire Dept Open House @ Department Headquarters
    Oct 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Oct
    19
    Wed
    Membership Meeting & Candidates Forum @ Mid-Island Y JCC
    Oct 19 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

    Pre-Pay Here 

    Wednesday, October 19th

    Membership Meeting and Candidates Forum

    7:30am to 9:00am

    Mid-Island Y JCC

    Breakfast is only $10 for members; $20 for non-members

    (Please pay using the link above)

    Be sure to join us for this annual event when members have the opportunity

    to interact with local politicians vying for our votes.

    List of Candidates

    Congress
    Robert Zimmerman: Confirmed
    George Santos: Invited, awaiting reply

    State Senate District 5
    John Brooks: Confirmed
    Steven Rhoads: Declined

    State Senate District 7
    Anna Kaplan: Confirmed

    Jack Martins: Confirmed

    State Assembly D 15
    Amanda Field: Confirmed
    Jake Blumencranz: Confirmed

    State Assembly D 13

    Chuck Lavine: Confirmed
    Ruka Anzai: Confirmed

    Bring a non-perishable food item or toiletry item to the meeting for donation to the Rudman Family Food Pantry

    Suggested donations: Laundry detergent, deodorant, napkins, jelly ( no glass jars), cooking oil, low sugar canned fruit

    Oct
    23
    Sun
    Massapequa Chamber Event @ Berner Middle School
    Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    We’ve been invited!
    Symphonic Spooktacular

    The Massapequa Chamber of Commerce has invited POB Chamber members to join them for this exciting Networking Event / Symphonic Spooktacular on Sunday, October 23rd at Berner Middle School (50 Carman Mill Road, Massapequa).

    NETWORKING BEGINS AT 1:00 PM, followed by a concert from the Massapequa Philharmonic Orchestra at 3:00 PM

    . Reception & light refreshments to follow.

    Registration is required

    Questions?  Contact massapequachamber@gmail.com

     

    Oct
    25
    Tue
    Women’s Group Meeting @ Mid-Island Y JCC
    Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

    Women’s Group Meeting 

    Tuesday, October 25th – 6:00pm to 7:30pm

    Mid-Island Y JCC (Room 206) 

    Together with the Syosset-Woodbury Chamber of Commerce Women’s Group,

    join us for an important meeting focusing on women’s health with guest speaker

    Dr. Joyce Au, Breast Surgeon at Northwell Health 

    (Read her bio below)

    Kindly RSVP to Barbara Mars barbmars@optonline.net

     

    Oct
    28
    Fri
    NCCC Businessperson of Year Breakfast @ Crest Hollow Country Club
    Oct 28 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

     

    The Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce 37th Annual

    Businessperson of the Year and Legislative Breakfast

    Friday, October 28th from 8:00am to 11:00am

    Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury

     The Plainview-Old Bethpage Chamber of Commerce 2022 Businessperson of the Year honoree is 

    Executive Vice President Alan Goldberg

    Nov
    9
    Wed
    Evening Networking @ Ambassador Home Improvement
    Nov 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

    Join us on Wednesday, November 9th from 5:30pm to 7:00pm 

    at Ambassador Home Improvement (1120 Old Country Road, Plainview)

    to engage with members and guests

    Wine and cheese will be served along with valuable networking!

    You may park in the lot behind Ambassador or in member TD Bank’s parking lot.

    No RSVP is necessary – we hope to see you there! 

    Nov
    16
    Wed
    Membership Meeting @ Mid-Island Y JCC
    Nov 16 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

    Membership Meeting

    Wednesday, November 16th from 7:30am to 9:00am

    Mid-Island Y JCC

    Featured Speaker

    Erica Chase-Gregory, Director of the Small Business Development Center

    (read her bio below)

    Spotlight Speakers for this meeting:

    Hudson Hess, C2 Education and Gabe Ramos, GYMGUYZ

    $10 for members; $20 for non-members

    Pre-Pay Here! 

    Bring a non-perishable food item or toiletry item to the meeting for donation to the Rudman Family Food Pantry

    (Our former charity partner located at the JCC)

    Suggested donations: Laundry detergent, napkins, shelf stable milk, instant coffee and cooking oil

     

    Bio: Erica Chase-Gregory, Director

    Erica Chase-Gregory joined the Farmingdale SBDC in 2011. Erica owned and operated her own consulting business prior to joining the Small Business Development Center. Her previous experience working with Federal, State and Local government agencies has become a valuable asset to her clients who wish to pursue government contracts. She specializes in assisting clients with the federal, state and/or local certification processes. Mrs. Chase-Gregory was appointed the Regional Director of Farmingdale SBDC in 2015. During her time with the SBDC the center has assisted over 11,300 small businesses, helping them access $267.5 million dollars to start or to expand their businesses.

    Erica conducts business workshops for various community organizations as well as being involved with many long island business networking groups. Under her leadership the Farmingdale Center has won numerous awards for excellence and the center is a top performing center in NY State.

     Information about SBDC:

    The Farmingdale Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is located on the campus of Farmingdale State College and provides free, one-on-one business advising. This free technical assistance is available to anyone who wants to start a business or who already owns a business.

    Our Mission

    The mission of the SBDC is to provide professional business advisement, education, network resources and to advocate for small business and entrepreneurs.

    SBDC Overview

    The SBDC at Farmingdale State College plays a key role in economic development by providing free, high-quality, technical and management assistance to start-up and existing small businesses. Talented, certified SBDC business advisors are ready to counsel and train you to make your business succeed.

    Through direct, one-on-one counseling, the SBDC provides a range of management and technical assistance services and information.  Services range from answering startup and business structure questions to assisting with business plans, cash flow projections, marketing plans, loan information and much more.

     

     

     

    Nov
    27
    Sun
    Member Event – Annual Tree Lighting at Good Shepherd Church @ Good Shepherd Church & School
    Nov 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

    POB Chamber member Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and School’s Annual Holiday Event!

    99 Central Park Road in Plainview