The occasion, which runs from 5-7 p.m., offers attendees the prospect to mingle, network, listen to reside tunes, and get pleasure from food items and drinks from Quarry Walk’s Wine Current market, Sitting down Duck Tavern, and Char & Lemon. Attendees will also have the chance to win door prizes
The Out for Small business is sponsored by the function host: The Residences at Quarry Stroll, which is situated at 400 Boulder Pass in Oxford. The Residences at Quarry Stroll element solitary-flooring residing, with luxurious a single- and two-bed room lodging, all within going for walks length of a range of boutique-model retail outlets, dining establishments, well being-treatment companies, a grocery retailer, submit business, financial institution, daycare facility and much more. Located on Route 67, the neighborhood has easy entry from I-84 and Route 8.
The value for customers to attend is $25. Potential associates are welcome to stop by 1 Out for Business as a guest of the chamber. You should get in touch with the chamber to sign-up.
To register for the event, call 203-757-0701 or go to waterburychamber.com and click on the “Events & Sponsors” tab.
Duck Race a superior nonprofit fundraiser
If your nonprofit organization is seeking for an simple way to raise cash, the Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce has two text for you: Duck Race.
The chamber is trying to get regional space nonprofit companies to advantage from its 17th yearly Duck Race & Pageant, to be held on June 5, rain or glow, in historic downtown Naugatuck.
Developed in 2006 by the Naugatuck Chamber, the Duck Race characteristics the launch of more than 15,000 rubber ducks from the Whittemore Bridge to race down the Naugatuck River. Just about every duck is vying to be among the initially 20 to cross the finish line to get prizes, which includes the initial prize of $5,000 for a single lucky ticket purchaser.
Throughout the yearly Duck Race & Festival, Maple and Drinking water Streets in downtown Naugatuck are stuffed with foodstuff and craft vendors, stay songs, game titles, circus expertise and significantly a lot more. Enterprises also will show their solutions and providers to the more than 5,000 persons who show up at each and every calendar year.
The chamber is looking for local location nonprofit organizations to sell raffle tickets to the basic community as a fundraising activity for their organization. “By promoting tickets, each and every corporation has the option to elevate funds specially to assistance their personal group’s mission and trigger, at no cost to them,” reported Lynn Ward, director of the Naugatuck Chamber. Tickets might be offered on line at cometoduckday.com and in particular person.
There is no payment for an business to participate in its place, the Naugatuck Chamber will donate $2.50 back again to the nonprofit for each and every ticket offered by volunteers of that group. More than the previous 16 a long time, much more than 375 organizations have been given in excess of $420,000 by collaborating in the Duck Race fundraising activities. Businesses, who will each have a personalised landing webpage developed for them, started offering tickets on Saturday.
“Nonprofit organizations do not require to safe a least variety of tickets to promote, nor is there a maximum variety of ticket profits demanded for a donation to be designed by the Chamber to the taking part nonprofit,” Ward said.
To reserve raffle tickets for businesses to promote to the general general public for the June 5 occasion, organizations are questioned to submit their information and facts by way of an on line form at cometoduckday.com, or by contacting the Chamber at 203-757-0701 or via email at [email protected] Completed application sorts can be faxed to 203-756-3507 or mailed to the Naugatuck Chamber at 270 Church Road, Naugatuck, CT 06770.
To learn additional about the 2022 Naugatuck Chamber Duck Race & Competition, go to cometoduckday.com or contact 203-757-0701.