Blog - THCOC
9894
page-template-default,page,page-id-9894,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode_grid_1300,footer_responsive_adv,hide_top_bar_on_mobile_header,qode-content-sidebar-responsive,qode-child-theme-ver-1.0.0,qode-theme-ver-16.5,qode-theme-bridge,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.12,vc_responsive
 

Blog & News Articles

The latest news, announcements and blog features are included here. If you have any questions about having your business or announcements included here, please contact us today.

New Member Spotlight: Wings, Etc. Terre Haute

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome new member, Wings, Etc. Terre Haute! Grand opening is Tuesday, June 26.  Congrats and welcome to the Chamber! For those who don't know about Wings, Etc., can you provide some information? Founded in 1994 by Jim Weaver in the South Bend, Indiana area, Wings Etc. is a family-friendly Grill & Pub, with a diverse menu featuring our award-winning jumbo wings, ribs, burgers, sandwiches, subs, wraps, salads, kids meals, cold beer and other drinks, and that good-old-fashioned “vibe” that makes people ...
Continue Reading

Ambassador Spotlight: Merriah Moss

Ambassador Spotlight The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize one of our great Ambassadors for the month of June. Member: Merriah Moss Business: Terre Haute Savings Bank Tell us about your business and what you do. I am the Branch Manager of the North Terre Haute Savings Bank. We are a small community bank that prides itself on investing and supporting in our local community. I’ve been in my position for about a year and a half, and enjoy it very much! I get to work with ...
Continue Reading
/ Ambassador Spotlight

Member News: Vigo County Public Library Receives Nationwide NEA Big Read Grant

VIGO COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY ONE OF 79 ORGANIZATIONS NATIONWIDE TO RECEIVE AN NEA BIG READ GRANT June 19, 2018—[TERRE HAUTE, INDIANA]— Vigo County Public Library is a recipient of a grant of $15,000 to host the NEA Big Read. A national initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest, the NEA Big Read broadens our understanding of our world, our communities, and ourselves through the joy of sharing a good book. Vigo County Public Library is one of 79 nonprofit organizations to receive an NEA ...
Continue Reading
/ Chamber News, Member News

Member Spotlight: Office Pride

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome this week's Member Spotlight, Office Pride. Office Pride is a franchise based out of Tampa Florida, but each branch is locally owned and operated. Office Pride of Terre Haute provides top quality janitorial services to Vigo County and the surrounding areas including Illinois. We service customers in the healthcare, production and commercial fields. We offer a variety of services ranging from one-time construction clean ups, specialty services, daily cleaning and a wide range of floor services. We tailor all of ...
Continue Reading
/ Member Spotlight

DTH News: 2018 St. Benedict Community Festival

2018 St. Benedict Community Festival Friday, July 13th and Saturday, July 14 th , St. Benedict Parish will hold its 22 snd annual Community Festival at 9 th and Ohio Streets in Downtown Terre Haute. Both days, the Community Festival will be open from 5:00 p.m. until Midnight. Admission each night is $3 for adults, children are free! Activities during the festival include: LIVE musical entertainment, family games, poker, food booths, a beer garden, a handmade quilt raffle, 50/50 raffle and a silent auction. The church is also giving away more than $24,000 in ...
Continue Reading
/ Downtown Terre Haute

News: First Financial Corporation donates downtown Terre Haute landmark

First Financial Corporation donates downtown Terre Haute landmark TERRE HAUTE, June 14, 2018—First Financial Corporation, the parent company of First Financial Bank, announced today that it has given a 1903 building that formerly served as the bank’s main office to Indiana Landmarks. Once restored, the building is intended to become the new home of CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center. First Financial’s CEO and President Norman L. Lowery revealed the donation at a press conference in front of the historic building at 643 Wabash Avenue in downtown Terre Haute. In addition to ...
Continue Reading

Member Spotlight: Perfect Assistant 4 You

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome this week's Member Spotlight Perfect Assistant 4 You. Owner Jackie Cossio Wilkins details her business and services below. Congrats on your business; tell us more about Perfect Assistant 4 You!  Thank you!  I started my virtual assistant business Perfect Assistant 4 You a little over a year ago. As a virtual assistant, I provide admin services to anyone that needs them but mostly geared toward small businesses, start-ups, and businesses that are growing. I can supply the admin support when the business doesn't need ...
Continue Reading
/ Uncategorized

News: Friends of Griffin Bike Park hosts Vigo County Salutes Week to honor Service Men, Women, Families

Terre Haute, IN -  Friends of Griffin Bike Park is hosting Vigo County Salutes week June 18-June 22 to honor those who have served in the military and their families. Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch will help kick off the week at a Meet and Greet luncheon on Monday, June 18. Retired Lieutenant General William G. Boykin, who currently serves as the Executive Vice President of the Family Research Council in Washington, will conclude the week with a presentation at the Indiana Theatre regarding his military and life experiences; proceeds will go toward new restroom facilities at ...
Continue Reading
/ Uncategorized

Lemonade Day is Coming to the Wabash Valley

Lemonade Day is Coming to the Wabash Valley Terre Haute, IN – Lemonade Day is a free, fun, experiential learning program that teaches kids how to start, own and operate their very own business – a lemonade stand. Lemonade Day has spread to over 57 cities in 23 states and 3 countries. We are proud to announce that this year children from throughout the Wabash Valley will get to join in on the fun! Stands will be setup all over the Wabash Valley and the community will have their chance to purchase some wonderful ...
Continue Reading
/ Uncategorized

Member News: Vigo County Fair Exhibit Information

The Vigo County Fair staff is identifying organizations that would like to have a presence at the Fair but have been unable to in the past due to cost and/or staffing.  This year we are trying something new that we hope will be of interest to you. We are offering a reduced fee to participate at 25% of the cost of a full booth, your cost would be $50.  Also we are only asking your organization to staff the booth one night of the Fair, July 7-14, 2018. This alternative will be ...
Continue Reading
/ Member News

Member Spotlight: The WILL Center

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome this week's guest blogger Peter Ciancone, Executive Director of The WILL Center.  The WILL Center is a private, not-for-profit, non-residential agency that serves people of all ages and any disability or combination of disabilities.  We serve Vigo, Vermillion, Parke, Putnam, Clay and Owen counties. Our mission is to empower people with disabilities to ensure that they have full and complete access to community resources to promote their independence. We provide a range of consumer-driven services with five core services: Information & Referral, ...
Continue Reading

Save The Date: Chamber 105th Annual Meeting

Terre Haute, Ind. - The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce announced on Monday exciting plans for the 105th Annual Meeting. Guests will be treated to an exclusive and unique event, unlike any other in West Central Indiana. The 2018 Annual Meeting, scheduled for Thursday August 23 will be held at the 181st Intelligence Wing at Hulman Field. "This year's Annual Meeting will encompass many of the traditional elements of the Chamber Annual Meeting, but we're also looking to change things up this year," says Chamber Director of Operations Jessica Cox, ...
Continue Reading
/ Chamber News

Member Spotlight: Crossroads Cyclery

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome new member, Crossroads Cyclery!  Located at 1102 Ohio Street, the store will celebrate its grand opening on June 6 at 10am.  Thank you to owners Jim and Maria Mauriello for submitting for this week's guest blog and spotlight: We are a full service retailer, offering a wide range of products and services to fit every cyclist' needs. With the mission of providing quality products and service, to us it's all about "building community" around [people interested in bicycles and healthy ...
Continue Reading

CIB Launches Online Presence

CIB Launches Online Presence As part of its continued effort to provide the citizens of Vigo County and Terre Haute information, the Capital Improvement Board (CIB) recently launched a website, which will serve as a hub for communications involving the CIB. The website will host future meeting minutes, provide links to news articles, and contain information on the CIB’s projects including downloadable documents and studies. As part of the CIB’s communication plan, they have also launched a Facebook page in order to provide regular updates to the public through social ...
Continue Reading
/ Advocacy

Chamber News: Rose Hill Lawn Care Steps Up for Downtown Planter Box Care

They say it takes a village and that is true when it comes to continued beautification of Downtown Terre Haute. Downtown Coordinator Stephanie Pence, along with Streetscape Volunteer Kelly Ford, have been working with local companies to encourage participation in planter box maintenance. Many businesses are working on up-keep and others are working with local companies. Special thanks to participating landscape companies: Metzger Landscape Inc- Hank Metzger (812) 235-3243 Rose Hill Lawn Care- Cary Albin (812) 230-0024 Prox Lawn Care Inc- Travis Norris (812)249-1845 Mascari Lawn & Landscape- Brian Mascari (812) ...
Continue Reading
/ Chamber News, Member News
Loading...