West Orange Chamber of Commerce Facilitating Opportunity
West Orange Chamber of Commerce Facilitating Opportunity
 
West Orange Chamber of Commerce Facilitating Opportunity

Blog and News

Subscribe Via Email Subscribe Via RSS

Fri, July 28, 2017

Introducing the West Orange Foundation

As we enter the second half of the Chamber’s milestone 45th year, we continue to shift our focus from celebrating our accomplishments over the years to building another 45 prosperous years and beyond. As the West Orange region continues to grow, it is crucial that we create an environment that is a highly sought after place to live, work and play.  With that in mind, I am excited to …

Read Full Article

comments

Tue, July 25, 2017

West Orange Political Alliance

45 Pillars of the West Orange Chamber - #25: West Orange Political Alliance (W.O.P.A.)

The West Orange Political Alliance (W.O.P.A.) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization originally formed in December 1997 to provide the first formal political force focused on candidates and issues that are important to West Orange County. This organization focuses on issues, and primarily seeks and endorses candidates in county, school board and state offices that will further the business …

Read Full Article

comments

Tue, July 25, 2017

Lake Apopka Natural Gas District

45 Pillars of the West Orange Chamber - #24: Lake Apopka Natural Gas District

Lake Apopka Natural Gas District is one of the Chamber's oldest members, joining in 1973, the Chamber's second year. The organization has been involved with many Chamber initiatives over the years, and was honored as the Chamber Member of the Year in 2013.

Lake Apopka Natural Gas played a unique role in the Chamber's history, as the company's move to its current …

Read Full Article

comments

Tue, July 25, 2017

Universal Orlando volunteers build playground to support Canine Companions for Independence

Universal Orlando volunteers build playground to support Canine Companions for Independence

Recently, more than 25 Universal Orlando volunteers took part in constructing a unique playground for Canine Companions for Independence (CCI). The playground was funded by the Universal Orlando Foundation and built to provide children with a fun activity while they are staying at CCI. This playground is developmentally appropriate, provides sensory stimulating activities and is wheelchair …

Read Full Article

File under: Member News

comments

Tue, July 25, 2017

Shepherd’s Hope to provide free back-to-school physicals for uninsured children

Back-to- school physicals are a summertime ritual for school-aged children and their families. But, for the estimated 27,000 children in Orange and Seminole counties who are uninsured, this annual rite of passage can be out of reach. For the fourth consecutive year, Shepherd’s Hope, in partnership with Nemours Children’s Health System, is offering free back-to-school physicals and …

Read Full Article

File under: Member News

comments

Tue, July 25, 2017

Think “Savings & Surplus” with new group insurance products for small businesses

Think “Savings & Surplus” with new group insurance products for small businesses

Guest article by Andrew Schell of IPRG

Are you a small business employing anywhere from 2 to 100 employees? Do you offer health insurance to your employees? Have your premiums increased over the last 5-10 years?  

The basis of any insurance product pricing is largely based on risk and claims. Naturally, we as consumers would expect that if we have low claims …

Read Full Article

comments