West Orange Chamber of Commerce Facilitating Opportunity
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Thu, June 20, 2013

View our latest Blog post - 5 Ways to Get Involved with the Chamber

Our latest Blog post at 'Straight from the Crate' focuses on how you, a Member of the 2012 Florida Chamber of the Year, can be more involved. We encourage all of our Member's to join committees, attend events, sponsor programs and join in networking groups. Visit our blog and read how you can become more involved…

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Tue, June 18, 2013

Governor Scott signs HB 655 (paid sick leave) into law

Good News! Late Friday afternoon, June 14, 2013, Governor Scott signed HB 655 into law. The law will take effect on July 1. The WOCC Leadership thanks its members for contacting Gov. Scott and other Legislative Leaders on the importance of passing this important Legislation. HB 655 maintains a single, statewide standard for employment benefits that keeps Florida globally competitive. When the Paid…

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Fri, May 17, 2013

Wonderful turnout, sunny weather and a beautiful location make for a great May Business After Hours

Thank you so much to everyone that attended last night's Business After Hours at the beautiful Serenades by Sonata Memory Care Assisted Living in Winter Garden. Members and non-members were in full force in support of the West Orange Chamber and the event's fantastic host location. The Fiesta at Serenades was highlighted by colorful decorations,…

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Thu, May 09, 2013

W.O.P.T.E. GRADUATES RECOGNIZED AT EDUCATION AWARDS

(Winter Garden FL)…The West Orange Chamber of Commerce honored the graduates of their W.O.P.T.E. (West Orange Program for Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs) program this past Monday, May 6th at Ocoee High School during their annual Education Awards Ceremony. The mission of the program, sponsored by Bright Future Electric, is to raise the awareness of local youth regarding the West Orange County business…

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Thu, May 09, 2013

S.O.A.R. AWARD WINNERS HONORED

The West Orange Chamber of Commerce awarded 53 area students with the prestigious S.O.A.R. award this past Monday, May 6th at Ocoee High School. S.O.A.R. (Students of Achievement and Renown) recipients are recognized for their initiative, good citizenship, commitment and personal growth in the classroom. Each year, the Education Committee of the West Orange Chamber of Commerce sponsors the Education…

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Thu, May 09, 2013

SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS SELECTED BY THE WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

The West Orange Chamber of Commerce recently honored its two scholarship recipients for 2013. Each scholarship is valued at $1000 and may be used towards tuition and/or books for one school year. The West Orange Chamber contributes $1 from all ticket sales for Chamber events to the West Orange Chamber Scholarship Fund. Students are selected based on academic achievement in one or more areas, good citizenship…

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