Events for September 2021
Grandville -Jenison Chamber of Commerce
Sep 23   Chamber Board of Directors Meeting
Monthly Board Meeting 
Date:   September 23, 2021
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Location:   Chamber Office
2939 Wilson Ave Ste 106
Contact:   Heather Schaedig
Email:   heather@grandjen.com
Date/Time Details:   2021 Board Meetings
4th Thursday of the Month:  February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October
2nd Thursday in December
Sep 24   Multi Chamber Business Blind Date

Looking for an opportunity to network with new people? Business blind date is a great spot to meet new people and build new relationships over lunch.

Multi Chamber Business Blind Date - No agenda, just another opportunity to expand your networking circle. Register and we will assign you 3 like-minded professionals to enjoy a great meal and get to know each other.  

Date:   September 24, 2021
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Location:  

Hudsonville Winery

hudsonvillewinery.com
3768 Chicago Drive Hudsonville, MI 49426 

 
Contact:   Heather Schaedig
Email:   heather@grandjen.com
Date/Time Details:   11:45 am - 12:00 pm - Optional Networking & Registration 
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Lunch - Assigned seating at tables of 4. 
Fees/Admission:   $15 - Chamber Members . 
Sep 28   Coffee with Students - Jenison
Join us to share your “story” about your  industry, education and how you give back in your community with local high school students.  You will then participate in a Speed Networking style session with the students where they can ask questions and learn more.
 
Here is some feedback from previous events:
 
JHS STUDENT:  “The coffee talks were a great experience to talk to business people in our community. I enjoyed listening to their stories and what they do for a job, I also appreciated the advice that they gave us.”
CHAMBER MEMBER:  “Thanks for making this happen! It was great to talk with the students and the interactive format provided great opportunities to both talk and listen to the students!”
 
JENISON: 
TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 28 - 8AM - 9AM  
TUESDAY OCTOBER 19 - 11:09AM - 12:09PM  
TUESDAY NOVEMBER 16 - 8AM - 9AM  
Location:  Jenison High School
 
 The Grandville Jenison Chamber is partnering with local Educators in both Jenison and Grandville Public Schools.  Our hope and desire is to create a unique partnership between local business and educational leaders to build a collaborative foundation for local students to explore numerous career pathways that lead to personal growth and local employment.

​Why is it a priority of the Grandville Jenison Chamber to Develop and Nurture Partnerships between Educators and Businesses? 

 
  • Develop a positive relationship between the school and community businesses.
  • Provide opportunities for students to gain knowledge about career paths.
  • Provide the community with graduates who are knowledgeable of the available careers within West Michigan.
  • Provide students with positive role models within our community.

 

Date:   September 28, 2021
Time:   08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Location:   Jenison High School ( Coffee Shop) 
2140 Bauer Rd 
Jenison MI 49428 
 
Contact:   Heather Schaedig
Email:   heather@grandjen.com
Fees/Admission:   FREE
Sep 29   Coffee with Students - Grandville
Join us to share your “story” about your  industry, education and how you give back in your community with local high school students.  You will then participate in a Speed Networking style session with the students where they can ask questions and learn more.
 
Here is some feedback from previous events:
 
JHS STUDENT:  “The coffee talks were a great experience to talk to business people in our community. I enjoyed listening to their stories and what they do for a job, I also appreciated the advice that they gave us.”
CHAMBER MEMBER:  “Thanks for making this happen! It was great to talk with the students and the interactive format provided great opportunities to both talk and listen to the students!”
 
GRANDVILLE
WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 29 - 10:15AM - 11:20AM  
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER  27 - 10:15AM - 11:20AM  
WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 1 - 10:15AM - 11:20AM  
Location:  Grandville High School
 

 

The Grandville Jenison Chamber is partnering with local Educators in both Jenison and Grandville Public Schools.  Our hope and desire is to create a unique partnership between local business and educational leaders to build a collaborative foundation for local students to explore numerous career pathways that lead to personal growth and local employment.

​Why is it a priority of the Grandville Jenison Chamber to Develop and Nurture Partnerships between Educators and Businesses? 

 
  • Develop a positive relationship between the school and community businesses.
  • Provide opportunities for students to gain knowledge about career paths.
  • Provide the community with graduates who are knowledgeable of the available careers within West Michigan.
  • Provide students with positive role models within our community.

 

Date:   September 29, 2021
Time:   10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Location:   Grandville High School ( Rear Athletic Entrance) 
4700 Canal Ave SW
Grandville MI  49418 
 
Contact:   Heather Schaedig
Email:   heather@grandjen.com
Fees/Admission:   FREE