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National Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day

10/13/2019
Celebrated annually on the third Wednesday of October, this Wednesday, October 16th is National Support Your Local Chamber of Commerce Day. The purpose of chambers of commerce is to represent the business community and their needs. Here at the Ardmore Chamber, we work hard for southern Oklahoma, but our efforts are only effective with your support! Read More

AYP Plans a Wicked Good Time at Their Spooky Soiree Halloween Party

10/06/2019
Fall is finally here, and you have been summoned to THE Halloween party of the season! Who says Halloween is just for kids? Join Ardmore Young Professionals for a wicked good time at our Spooky Soiree adults-only Halloween party! Come out for games, trivia, drinks, food trucks, a chili cook off, tricks and treats, and finish the night with a spooky movie on an outdoor movie screen. Read More

Volunteering Benefits Us All

09/29/2019
With busy lives, it can be hard to find time to volunteer. However, the benefits of volunteering can be enormous. Volunteering offers vital help to people in need, worthwhile causes, and the community - and the benefits can be even greater for you, the volunteer. The right match can help you to find friends, connect with the community, learn new skills, and even advance your career. Read More

Be Heard!

09/22/2019
National Voter Registration Day is Sept. 24, 2019, and the Ardmore Chamber of Commerce is encouraging residents to celebrate democracy by registering to vote. Read More

Looking Forward to a Fun Fall

09/15/2019
The temperatures don’t quite show it yet, but Summer in Southern Oklahoma in on its way out the door and Fall is just around the corner with tons of activities for everyone. Fall features some of the best opportunities of the year to get out and experience what Ardmore has to offer. Read More

2019 Chamber Membership Directory Now Available!

09/01/2019
As the Chamber of Commerce Communication Coordinator, I am pleased to announce that our 2019/2020 Chamber Membership Directory is now available. This annual publication features articles about the Chamber and the services and events we offer, as well as on Ardmore’s unique quality of life, history, culture, and the many outstanding businesses and organizations in the area. It is a great resource for locals, newcomers and visitors alike. Read More

August 2019 Newsletter

08/02/2019
Please follow the link below to view your electronic copy of the chamber newsletter. If you have any questions or would like to continue to receive the paper edition rather than the electronic version, please email Sarah at [email protected] Read More

Tax Free Weekend Deals

07/29/2019
The 2019 Tax Free Weekend runs from 12:01 a.m. Friday, Aug. 2 through midnight on Sunday, Aug. 4, according to the Oklahoma Tax Commission. During this time period, sales of eligible clothing and shoes are exempt from sales tax. Check out these Chamber Member's Tax Free Weekend specials! Read More

Leadership Greater Ardmore Application

07/02/2019
Leadership Greater Ardmore Application
Twenty-five participants are accepted each year into the program. Individuals interested are encouraged to contact Annilisa Peevy at [email protected] or 580-223-7765 to obtain more information or to request an application form. Applications are due by July 26, 2019 in order to be considered for this year’s class. Read More

July 2019 Newsletter

07/02/2019
Please follow the link below to view your electronic copy of the chamber newsletter. If you have any questions or would like to continue to receive the paper edition rather than the electronic version, please email Sarah at [email protected] Read More

Annual Fireworks Display at Lake Murray Scheduled For Wednesday July 4, 2019

06/30/2019
Summer has officially arrived, which means it is nearly time for the 4th of July and fireworks! The Ardmore Tourism Authority is once again proud to partner with Lake Murray State Park to coordinate and present the annual fireworks display. The show will take place on Independence Day, Thursday, July 4th. At sunset (approximately 9:15 PM), Lake Murray State Park will shine bright in honor of our nation’s independence. Read More

AYP kicks off 2019 Stuff the Backpack Drive

06/30/2019
Tomorrow kicks off the Ardmore Young Professional’s 13th Annual Stuff the Backpack Drive, and we are gearing up for our best year yet. When I first joined AYP, this event and its intent to provide backpacks and school supplies to local children in need, was the first I participated in and it has held a special place in my heart ever since. Read More

Events in Ardmore – Always Something to Do

06/09/2019
“I’m visiting Ardmore this weekend. What’s going on around town?” “My kids are bored! Is anything family friendly happening this week?” “My organization is planning a fundraiser, but we don’t want to have it at the same time as another organization’s event. Do you know when their event is scheduled?” Read More

June 2019 Newsletter

06/01/2019
Please follow the link below to view your electronic copy of the chamber newsletter. If you have any questions or would like to continue to receive the paper edition rather than the electronic version, please email Sarah at [email protected] Read More

A Day To Remember

05/30/2019
As Memorial Day approaches, it is time to pause and remember the true meaning of this holiday. Regardless of the exact date or location of its origin (a subject of great debate among certain scholars), Memorial Day, or Decoration Day as it was originally known, was borne out of the Civil War with the desire to honor the many soldiers who had given their lives in battle. Read More

Chamber/AYP Team Takes on Corporate Fitness Challenge

05/19/2019
Everyone is aware that fitness and healthy eating is important, and it is increasingly being recognized that a healthy workforce is beneficial to employers too. By creating a positive, safe and healthy environment for employees, you can increase morale, improve your employees’ work/life balance and, in turn, positively impact your business. Read More

2019 Economic Development Week

05/05/2019
May 6-11,2019 will be celebrated as Economic Development Week in the United States. Economic development is at the core of a community’s well-being and quality of life. It includes a broad -range of activities to attract, create and retain jobs, and to foster a resilient pro-growth tax base and inclusive community. Read More

May 2019 Newsletter

05/01/2019
Please follow the link below to view your electronic copy of the chamber newsletter. If you have any questions or would like to continue to receive the paper edition rather than the electronic version, please email Sarah at [email protected] Read More

20th Annual Chamber Classic Sign Up Form

05/01/2019
Sign up today for the 20th Annual Chamber Classic Golf Tournament! Read More

AYP Kicking off Into Summer

05/01/2019
Summer may be downtime for most people, but Ardmore Young Professionals keeps active all season long. With the temps rising and everything in bloom - it’s time to be outside! Our spring Movie Night in the Park is almost here. Read More