The third annual Wellness Challenge, sponsored by the South Lake Chamber of Commerce and South Lake Hospital, in affiliation with Orlando Health, will take place from March 1, 2017 to May 24, 2017. This 12 week fitness challenge is open to all members of the South Lake Community, not just Chamber members.
There are three ways to sign up:
For just $100, participants will receive:
Awards will be given in the categories of:
In order to track your progress, please weigh in every Wednesday at the National Training Center between 6:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. or 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
The weigh in dates are:
We are also competing with the Leesburg Chamber to win back the Wellness Challenge Trophy.
Participants can register by clicking here, or by contacting Jennifer Box at the Chamber at 352-394-4191 or email@example.com. The registration deadline is February 15, 2017.
Clermont's Waterfront Park has been selected for the 2016 Best Businesses in Clermont Award in the Parks category by the Best Businesses of Clermont Awards Program. The Best Businesses of Clermont Awards Program identifies those who have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community, enhance the positive image through service to community, and make the Clermont area a great place to live, work and play. To read more, click here.
Congratulations to the Huntington Learning Center on their ribbon cutting!
Photo courtesy of the South Lake Tablet.
Congratulations to South Lake Crossfit on their Ribbon Cutting!
Photo courtesy of the South Lake Tablet.
Every Wednesday night, Stormy Hill Harley-Davidson hosts a Bike Night to help raise money for local, non-profit charities. Bike Nights are held at Graffiti Junktion and in addition to a bike show, there is there is music, games, food and drink specials, raffle prizes and a 50/50 raffle (half of the money goes to the winner and the other half goes to the charity). Stormy Hill Harley-Davidson’s Bike Nights have helped to raise funds for over 30 non-profit charities in 2016 alone!
Community Corner is a weekly blog post created by the Chamber to highlight what our members are doing to help the community. If you would like to see your business highlighted in Community Corner, please contact Jennifer Box.
Are you looking for some help with anything related to your business? If so, Mid-Florida SCORE is a great business resource. SCORE offers free mentoring which links you with industry-specific business assistance. Looking to get feedback on a business plan? SCORE can help. Want to discuss issues related to your industry? SCORE can help with that, too. All mentors are experienced business owners and all discussions are confidential. SCORE also offers classes on a variety of topics for a nominal fee. Find out more about SCORE and what they offer on their website.
Experience mouthwatering Indian dishes, all of which are created by chefs that are renowned for their creative combinations of spices and sauces. Guru Restaurant is located in the Clermont Hillside Terrace and is open Monday through Saturday from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. For more information, visit their website.
Join us on Friday at 7:15 a.m. at the Clermont City Center for our January breakfast. Our keynote speakers will be County Commissioner Sean Parks and County Economic Development Director Robert Chandler and they will be speaking about Wellness Way as well as other key initiatives for Lake County.
This month, we ask for your patience as we are debuting our new electronic check in system. In order to streamline the check in process, if you are planning on attending the breakfast, please register online. Please note, the cost of breakfast is $10 per member and $15 per non-member and there will be no "bill me" option available. We will be accepting cash, checks and credit cards at the door.
Planning on attending every breakfast? Then prepay for the entire year for just $100! If you would like to prepay for the 2017 breakfasts, please contact Jennifer Box.
Breakfast sponsored by Pig on the Pond.