October 2019
E-NEWSLETTER
 
 
 
 
FALL in love with our Chamber...
Join Today during our Membership Drive!
 
 
 
 
 
Thank you to Diamonds in the Rough Event Sponsor:   
Morton Hospital / A Steward Family Hospital
 
 
 
 
Thank you
 to the Cranberry Country Chamber Members Hole Sponsors:
Bridgewater Savings Bank
Byrne Sand & Gravel
Cody,Cody & McCarthy
FBinsure  
First Citizens' Federal Credit Union
Morton Hospital
NerdsToGo
Old Colony YMCA-Middleboro
Pet Recess
The SEAL Foundation
Wood Palace Kitchens

Thank you to Raffle, Silent Auction, Marketing Tables & Volunteers:
ColorStreet Nails - Brenda Lowe
Courtyard Marriott/Raynham
Fairfeild Inn/Marriott
First Citizens Federal Credit Union
Lebaron Hills Country Club
Lighthouse Strategic Partners
Lorenzo's Italian Restaurant
NEORA/A New You - Allyson Johnson
NerdsToGo
Old Colony YMCA Middleboro
Pet Recess
Platinum City Gaming 
Ponderosa Paca Farm
Poquoy Brook Golf Course
Robin's Corner Flower Shop
Ryan's Family Amusement
Southcoast Health - Warm up stretches!
Taunton Federal Credit Union​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Trucchi's Supermarket

And Thank you to our GOLFERS who were Shining like Diamonds on the course! 
 
 
 
 
 
Cranberry Country Chamber and Rockland Trust present:
Speaker Series:
Feeling overwhelmed by the cyber security horror stories in the news?

Join John Danahey of NerdsToGo on Tuesday, October 22, 2019

It’s difficult to hear the term “cybersecurity” without feeling fear, overwhelm, or even apathy. This is understandable since we are bombarded with scare tactics and expensive (and complicated) protection options.  The truth is, cybersecurity is critically important to your business. Effective protections will vary according to your business, and answers to a few core questions will help inform your plans.
In this interactive seminar (free of “technobabble”) you will gain:
An understanding of the data that you manage, broker, or require on behalf of operating your business
Learn how to identify trustworthy resources that can help you
Learn how to establish and measure progress towards your security goals
Come away with clear steps to start to build a plan for success

Tuesday, October 22, 2019   7:30 – 9:00 a.m.
9 Clayton Road, Middleboro, MA
*FREE*
Our speaker: John Danahey
President – Patriot Seven Services, Inc. d/b/a NerdsToGo Taunton
 
 
 
 
 
October Business After Hours
TownePlace Suites at
Rosebrook Event Center


50 Rosebrook Place – Wareham
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
5:00 – 7:00 pm
Join us while we FALL back into Networking and building those relationships as we give you pumpkin to talk about...
Networking activity....if you are not too frightened to participate!
 
 
 
 
 
LinkedIn Strategies for Success
A Step-by-Step Guide to
Maximizing Your LinkedIn Presence

Gain further insight to help build and strengthen your LinkedIn presence!

With Susan Rooks, The Grammar Goddess
Date:   Friday,October 25, 2019
Time:  8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Place:  Cranberry Country Chamber of Commerce
9 Clayton Road, Middleboro, MA
 
 
 
 
 
Join the Cranberry Country Chamber & Taunton Area Chamber for a Business After Hours

BOWLING FOR BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
 Ryan’s Family Amusements
115 New State Highway (Route 44) Raynham
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
5:00 – 7:00 pm
Join us as we network and/or have a friendly game of Chamber vs Chamber bowling!
Put together your team today!
This is a networking event … non bowlers are welcome to join us, network and enjoy appetizers!

Cost:   $5.00 / Chamber Member      $10.00/Non-Chamber Member
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Cost includes Appetizers, Bowling Shoes, 1 string of bowling, & bragging rights for winners!    

Must pre-register by Friday, November 1st so we can give counts to Ryan's!
 
 
 
 
 
Bring your family & friends...such a rewarding experience as we all join to help others:
 
 
 
 
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO HELP "STUFF THE TRUCK"
SAT NOV 16th and SUN NOV 17th
Stuff the Truck at Trucchi’s Supermarket – 438 West Grove Street, Middleboro
Mark your calendars for the 4th annual Stuff the Truck event, taking place on Saturday and Sunday, November 16th and 17th. As in past years the Cranberry Country Chamber of Commerce will be teaming up with Rockland Trust, Middleboro Sacred Heart Food Pantry, and Trucchi’s Supermarket in Middleboro to host this wonderful event to help the local Food Pantry stock up for the upcoming holiday and winter season. 
Stuff the Truck will take place from 10:00-5:00 on both days. We are seeking businesses to sponsor a two-hour time frame during this event by sending 4-6 employees to assist with sorting and filling the trucks with food items and other essentials from individuals dropping off donations. Outfit your employees in your company T Shirts or hats and send them to Trucchi's for two hours to show your Community Support! During this time of hurricanes and other natural disasters, it is more important than ever to assist our neighbors in any way we can!

Stuff The Truck Donations of food or money will be accepted before Thanksgiving, on Sat.,, Nov. 16, and Sun., Nov. 17 at Trucchis, 438 West Grove Street Middleboro. 
If your business would like to be a sponsor, please contact
Cheryl at Cheryl.bilodeau@rocklandtrust.com or Ann at ann@trucchis.com
Individual volunteers are also welcome!
We need volunteers per 2 hour slot on each day from 10-12, 12-2, 2-4, 4-5.
If you are interested in volunteering please sign up below:
 
 
 
 
 
Mark your calendar.....
 
 
 
 
2019 Legislative Luncheon
Friday, November 22nd  11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Boston Tavern, Middleboro, MA
Watch email for registration information!
 
 
 
 
                
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December       -  Lorenzo's Italian Restaurant - Tuesday, 12/10/2019    - check website to register!                
 
 
 
 
Thank you to Dennis Barbato and the hospitable staff of Boston Tavern Middleboro! It is always such a fun time as they host our September Business After Hours!  With over 60 attendees, there was a special vibe there as we learned about each others businesses and found ways to help each other.  AND we all were there to Kick off our Membership Drive!  Congrats to Tom Talbot for winning prize for bringing in a Potential Member (sorry Gina)!  And welcome to Albert Mui/Edward Jones and Marcel Sorel/Custom Paint & Power Wash who signed up for membership that night!
 
 
 
 
 
CONGRATULATIONS to Wood Palace Kitchens for celebrating their 40th year anniversary with a grand celebration in September!

Joining the Metro South Chamber, Cranberry Country Members enjoyed an event fit for kings and queens at the "Palace"!  
Thank you to our local representatives who attended and presented citations to Tim Holick and staff, also!
 
 
 
 
Thank you to our NEW Members:
Custom Paint & Power Wash
Edward Jones - Albert Mui
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Plymouth
Plymouth Bay Orthopedic Associates-Dr. Benjamin Snyder 
Words With Copy​​​​​​​
Thank you to our renewing Members:
 Bob Dovner Automotive Consumer Advocate
Bristol Plymouth Regional Technical School District Courtyard by Marriott/Raynham
​​​​​​​Cranberry Village Apts, LLC-Woodlands
William C. Decas, Esq.
Dellarocco's Landscape Design Construction Co. & Garden Center
The Grammar Goddess
Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc.
Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston, Inc. / Wareham Eye
Pet Food Shoppe, Ltd.
​​​​​​​Signarama Raynham
TD Bank
Water Filtration Services
 
 
 
 
Check out our new member websites!
 
 
 
        
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