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The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome guest blogger, Christina Crist, V.P. /Executive Director/Survivor of Team of Mercy, Inc. Christina is using this opportunity to tell Chamber members more about Team of Mercy and her personal story.  Team of Mercy offers assistance to individuals that have lost a loved one to Suicide. We as an organization believe that when we open the lines of communication and talk about Suicide and Mental Health we can become a healthier community. We focus on Suicide Awareness and Education...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome guest blogger Dr. Sharma of Digestive Health Associates.  While food allergies and food intolerances are both caused by reactions to certain foods, they are not the same. It is vital to see your doctor if you think you have a food allergy or intolerance before getting rid of any foods from your diet. By working with a health-care team, you can make sure that you’re getting the care you need. If you believe you have...

Ambassador Spotlight The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize one of our great Ambassadors for the month of September. Member: James Stolt Business: Overhead Door Company of Terre Haute Tell us about your business/organization. Overhead Door Company of Terre Haute was established as part of the W.J. Giffel Company in 1929 and has been serving the Wabash Valley since. Today, Overhead Door Company of Terre Haute sells and services residential, commercial and industrial overhead sectional and rolling steel doors and operators, along...

THEATER 7 PRESENTS Withdrawn by Tim Dick TERRE HAUTE, Ind. –  Theater 7 will present the inaugural installment of their first Light Series, Withdrawn, on September 21st in The Velvet Room at the Terre Haute Brewing Company. "Withdrawn" is a one-act play written by Tim Dick, a graduate of Indiana State University. Theater 7 was introduced to the Wabash Valley during the summer of 2016. The company is united by their focus on delivering an uplifting theater experience that showcases diversity, simplicity of set and...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome Rev. Clark Cowden as our guest blogger. Rev. Clark has been hosting a number of Community Brainstorming Sessions. The next is planned for September 21, 2017. Friends and Colleagues, Last year we tried an experiment.  We hosted two Community Brainstorming Sessions here at the Emmanuel Methodist Church as a way to try to bring people together across the West Vigo Community to talk about ways we can work together to strengthen the fabric of our...

Local TV stations WTWO and WAWV, along with the Salvation  Army Terre Haute, are hosting a donation and supply drive on Wednesday, September 5. Volunteers will be at Baesler's Market in Terre Haute and Sullivan beginning at 5:30am. DLC Media is also collecting donations at their radio stations in Rockville and Brazil. For more information on needed supplies visit http://www.mywabashvalley.com/helping-houston

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome Captain Jason Schaal from the Salvation Army to the community! Learn more about Captain Schaal and The Salvation Army below. And don't forget... Red Kettle season is coming up! 1. Tell us a little about the Salvation Army and the work you do.   The Salvation Army has been serving Terre Haute and the greater Wabash Valley since 1888. Overall, the Salvation Army is a Christian Organization and an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church...

The Salvation Army providing liason, crews on standby JACKSON, MS (August 28, 2017) – As forecasts for Tropical Storm Harvey predict the future path the storm may take, The Salvation Army stands ready in Louisiana and neighboring states. The Louisiana Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is now monitoring Harvey 24 hours a day. The Salvation Army Division Liaison Coordinator, Bill Feist, will deploy to the EOC tomorrow to coordinate with state and non-governmental organizations to identify opportunities for The Salvation Army to provide disaster relief to...

White Violet Center to host Alpaca open house Learn more about alpacas during the National Alpaca Farm Days Open House at White Violet Center (WVC) for Eco-Justice, a ministry of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, from 1 to 4 p.m., on Sunday, Sept. 24. WVC will join other alpaca breeders in the United States and Canada during that day to observe National Alpaca Farm Days. Those interested in coming to the open house will be able to see the alpacas the Sisters...

Ambassador Spotlight The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize one of our great Ambassadors for the month of August. Member: Mary Duncan Business: Embroidery Express Tell us about your business/organization. I am a DePauw University graduate and have lived in the Wabash Valley since 1986.  For 23 years I have owned and operated Embroidery Express.  My staff of 14 and I offer full service embroidery, screen printing and promotional products.  We pride ourselves in offering outstanding customer service and quality products. Why do you serve as...