Little River Chamber of Commerce News

Little River ShrimpFest seeks 150 volunteers

The Little River Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Center is looking for around 150 volunteers for the upcoming Little River ShrimpFest to be held Oct. 13-14.

Chamber hosts ribbon-cutting for Little River Watersports

Little River Watersports hosted Chamber Connections on June 19, providing Chamber members the chance to level up their business connections and develop new relationships in the community.

Professional pet sitters warn of substandard services

Ultimate Pet Services and Pet Sitters International are educating owners about reputable, professional pet sitters through the Get A Real Pet Sitter campaign.

State holds disaster preparedness workshop for coastal businesses

The South Carolina Emergency Management Division hosted AFTER MATTHEW: A Disaster Recovery Workshop for Coastal Businesses on Jan. 26 in Myrtle Beach.

Blue Crab Festival seeks vendors, sponsors

Featuring fresh seafood, live entertainment and gifts galore, Little River’s annual World Famous Blue Crab Festival is now accepting applications from potential vendors and sponsors for its two-day 2018 fair slated May 19-20.

United to Learn seeks tutors to pair with elementary students

Gathering underserved students just once weekly for one-on-one time can go a long way, so Horry County School District is partnering with United Way to give kids an academic boost via “United to Learn.”

Horry police earn support from Little River Chamber

For safeguarding Little River ‘round the clock every day of the year, Horry County police officers recently merited a round of gratitude from the Little River Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center via a donation.

Nov. 21 webinar is free for local business owners

Whether creating a website, improving searchability, pinpointing clients or crafting business identity, a free 1 p.m. (EST) Nov. 21 online seminar can make a difference for business owners, the Little River Chamber of Commerce announced recently.

The Beach Company supports scholarship fund

The Beach Company recently donated scholarships to eight students at the Greenville Technical College through the college’s Quick Jobs with a Future program.

West receives Little River Community Leadership Award

The communications and marketing coordinator of the Little River Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Center recently received the Little River Community Leadership award.

Saltwater Highland Games moving to Sports Complex

The third annual Saltwater Highland Games will take place from March 23-25, 2018, at the North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex.

LifeQuest Swim & Fitness to host chamber networking event

LifeQuest Swim & Fitness is hosting the next Little River Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours networking event Aug. 15 from 4-6:30 p.m at 4390 Spa Drive in Little River.

Little River prepares to host annual ShrimpFest

One of South Carolina's most anticipated events, the Little River ShrimpFest, is coming in the second week of October.

Little River Chamber to host ‘Business Buzz’

One software consultant with potential solutions beyond the proverbial carrot or stick will offer his ideas from 9-10 a.m. Aug. 3 at 1180 Highway 17 North, Suite 3 (CresCom Bank building, second floor) in Little River.

Tri-County Mechanical to host Business After Hours

HVAC company Tri-County Mechanical Inc. is hosting the next Little River Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours networking event July 18.

Salute from the Shore hosts July 4 military flyover along beaches

Salute from the Shore, a nonprofit organization, has arranged a July 4 flyover of military aircraft from the Cherry Grove to Bluffton areas.

The Brandon Agency celebrates National Take Your Dog to Work Day

The Brandon Agency has teamed up with the Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach and Ultimate Pet Services to celebrate National Take Your Dog to Work Day Friday.

2 River Oaks Elementary students win $100 savings deposits

Two students from River Oaks Elementary School have won $100 savings deposits from Carolina Trust Federal Credit Union, thanks to a savings program set up between the school and the credit union.

Mungo Homes to host Chamber of Commerce after hours event

Mungo Homes will host the next Little River Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours networking event June 20 from 5:30-7 p.m. at Mungo Homes' Cypress Village neighborhood, 100 Zostera Drive in Little River.

Myrtle Beach radio station aids pet adoption efforts

Myrtle Beach’s 94.5 "The Tide” radio station has kicked off a new partnership with Ultimate Pet Services owner Bridgett Hudson to raise adoptable pets’ profiles with a regular segment called “Best Friend of the Week.”

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