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Chamber’s ProsperityPAC yet to endorse 2020 municipal election candidates

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

ProsperityPAC – the political action committee of the Decatur- Morgan County Chamber of Commerce – is “dedicated to the support of candidates who have taken responsible positions on issues involving private enterprise and on significant economic, public affairs, and social issues affecting Decatur and Morgan County.”

Window for “Revive Alabama” small business grants program to open Thursday

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

On Thursday, “Revive Alabama” – Governor Kay Ivey's small business grant program – will launch, providing support for Alabama small businesses impacted by Covid-19 and reimburse for expenses they have incurred due to operational interruptions and closures.

Chamber to postpone March 24 State of the City Address due to public health concerns

Thursday, March 12, 2020

In the interest of public health and public safety, the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce in coordination with the City of Decatur will postpone until later this spring the annual State of the City Address featuring Mayor Tab Bowling, which was scheduled for Tuesday, March 24 at Ingalls Harbor Pavilion.

FOR MEDIA: Chamber’s State of Morgan County address with Chairman Long to focus on growth, development and future

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Each year, the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce partners with the Morgan County Commission on a variety of initiatives, including the annual State of the County Address. The breakfast provides the Commission Chairman the opportunity to highlight the county’s progress in economic and commercial development, financial sustainability and present an “annual report” to the Chamber membership regarding the accomplishments of the past 12 months. 

For Media: Chamber’s State of Healthcare Forum Thursday will feature panel of medical professionals addressing public health issues, impact on workforce and business community

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

The Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce annual State of Healthcare Forum will provide an opportunity for business and community leaders to hear directly from area healthcare professionals about the impact our hospital and medical community plays on our workforce and how they shape our quality of life.

Chamber announces Board of Directors, vice chairmen for 2020-2021

Thursday, January 16, 2020

In accordance with the bylaws of the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce, the following nominees were published to the membership on Dec. 18, 2019, and were elected at the monthly Board of Directors meeting Jan. 15. They will begin their terms of office on April 1.

FOR MEDIA: Chamber’s Annual State of Decatur City Schools Tuesday to address system vision, successes of area students

Friday, November 15, 2019

The Decatur–Morgan County Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of Decatur City Schools event highlights the partnership between the Chamber and the Decatur system – the largest in Morgan County. Superintendent Dr. Michael Douglas will address a wide range of topics impacting our area students, including updates on building projects, workforce development, test scores and data, and his vision for the school system of more than 8,700 students.

FOR MEDIA: Chamber’s Annual State of Morgan County Schools event Tuesday to address business community, highlight achievement

Monday, November 4, 2019

The Decatur–Morgan County Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of Morgan County Schools event highlights the partnership between the Chamber and the system – featuring 7,800 students at 18 schools in Morgan County.

FOR MEDIA: The Chamber’s Endless Opportunities event helps eighth graders develop career goals, envision success

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

At the Decatur–Morgan County Chamber of Commerce’s Endless Opportunities Hands-On Career Expo event, students will get the chance to take part in four career opportunity “worlds” connected to the 14 career clusters identified by the State of Alabama. Each student’s worlds are a result of their interest inventory captured through the Kuder Navigator System – administered as part of the school curricula – and student choice.

Dr. Eleanor “Jo” Cook of Cook’s Pest Control honored with ATHENA Leadership Award at Women in Business Celebration

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Dr. Eleanor “Jo” Cook, secretary-treasurer emeritus of Cook’s Pest Control, was honored today with the ATHENA Leadership Award at the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce’s 11th annual Women in Business Celebration at the Doubletree by Hilton Decatur Riverfront. Named for the Greek goddess of wisdom, as well as the champion of justice and law, the ATHENA Leadership Award is presented across the world by chambers of commerce, women's organizations and universities. It is an international program and is promoted by local organizations.

Chamber’s Annual Women in Business Celebration Tuesday will honor innovation, Athena International Award recipient

Friday, September 27, 2019

The Decatur–Morgan County Chamber of Commerce’s 11th Annual Women in Business Celebration will honor a Morgan County businesswoman with the Athena International Leadership Award, as well as welcome a trailblazing area CEO who is recognized as one of the top small business owners in the U.S.

Chamber’s 2019-20 Excellence in Leadership class kicks off

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Excellence in Leadership, the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce flagship leader development program, kicks off Wednesday, Aug. 28, starting the 10-month class with a group of adult professionals coming from Morgan County businesses, industries, small businesses, healthcare providers, municipalities, school systems and non-profits.

Chamber’s Partners in Education kickoff breakfast set for Tuesday, highlighting collaboration with education, business

Monday, August 19, 2019

The Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce Partners-In-Education program links area businesses and industries with schools in Decatur, Hartselle and Morgan County to provide educational opportunities for the students and increase the awareness of area businesses and industries. Partnerships also heighten awareness of present and future job needs, help improve the education of future employees and customers, and increases understanding of the quality and needs of public school systems, whose health is vital to the community's economic well-being.

Chamber’s Edge Student Leadership launches new program year Aug. 20

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

The Chamber’s long-time student leadership program Edge is prepared to welcome 34 high school students Aug. 20 from across Morgan County as the school year begins.

Chamber celebrating new teachers with three events July 30-Aug. 1

Thursday, July 25, 2019

The Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce will put on three events to celebrate and educate new teachers in our area.

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