On March 17-18, Brooke Coffey participated in an entrepreneurship and small business development course.
Trudy's Kids Cafe recently received funding for a refrigerator through Amerigroup. This funding was to help increase capacity to provide food for the community.
UNION CITY, TN - Our community is now an official Tennessee SmartStart™ Community. As a SmartStart™ Community, we strive to increase community collaboration and support a thriving small business and entrepreneurial environment by providing new and existing businesses with education, tools, and resources. The SmartStart™ Community initiative contributes to the goal of making Tennessee the easiest place to open and run a
business in the nation.
The next appointment with V.I.B.E. will be on Tuesday, March 16 at 12 PM at the Obion County Library.
The speaker for this event will be Elizabeth Pritchett from Pritchett Consulting.
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In 2020, Obion County used CARES Act funding to promote a "Happy Healthy Holiday" in northwest Tennessee. This funding was given to tourism organizations throughout the state of Tennessee. During this year's 2-day Blizzard conference hosted by Hospitality TN, one of the sessions was focused on CARES funding and how organizations across the state used this funding to better promote their area during Q4.
I had the privilege of visiting the Promethean Foundation and speaking with the wonderful people who make everything happen! The very first thing I noticed as we began talking was that they have a strong passion for what they do.
This foundation has a group of people behind it that care deeply about quality education for all children in Obion County. (Pictured is Promethean Foundation being presented a chamber membership plaque)
On Wednesday February 17th, Hamilton-Ryker begins celebrating 50 years of success.
Union City, Tenn. – Discovery Park of America has named Sue Ellen Morris as the 2020 Volunteer of the Year. Morris, an attorney from Hickman County, Ky., began volunteering in early 2020 at Discovery Park, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that depends on volunteers to implement its mission in a variety of ways.