Little River Chamber of Commerce News

Dolphin- and pirate-themed cruises announced by Myrtle Beach Watersports

Myrtle Beach Watersports happily announced the opening of its three attractions for the 2019 season

The Little River Chamber of Commerce recognizes local businesses at annual dinner meeting

The Little River Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center gave awards to local businesses during its annual dinner meeting on March 14.

Blue Crab Festival recognized in three excellence awards

The World Famous Blue Crab Festival was recognized in three categories by the South Carolina Festival and Events Association's (SCFEA) 2019 Festival & Event Planner's Conference.

Little River Chamber supports Shop with a Cop program

The Little River Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center has donated to the "Shop with a Cop" program to formally give its appreciation to the Horry County Police Department.

34th annual Intracoastal Christmas Regatta supports local charities

More than just a yearly boat parade, Yachts for Tots’ Intracoastal Christmas Regatta has been making an impact on the lives of the children and the community of Horry County by raising money and collecting unwrapped toys.

Deadline for FEMA assistance applications nears

The last day for those impacted by Hurricane Florence to apply for FEMA assistance is on Nov. 20.

Mobile Disaster Recovery Center visits Myrtle Beach

A Mobile Disaster Recovery Center will be at the South Strand Recreation Complex through Nov. 1 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

SBA extends Hurricane Florence relief to North Carolina counties

The U.S. Small Business Administration has expanded the list of counties in its disaster declaration for businesses and residents that were affected by Hurricane Florence.

South Carolina small businesses received more than $349 million from SBA this year

The U.S. Small Business Administration's fiscal year 2018 lending data shows that over $349 million was provided to South Carolina small businesses, with 695 loans made.

Small business loans of up to $2 million available in wake of Hurricane Florence

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced on Oct. 18 that Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available for eligible farm-related and nonfarm-related businesses and organizations that suffered financial losses from Hurricane Florence.

SBA offers disaster loans for businesses impacted by Florence

In relation to the recent destruction of Hurricane Florence, the federal Small Business Administration is offering assistance to residents and businesses in North and South Carolina.

Little River Chamber forms Business Book Club

A Book Club meeting will be held Nov. 6 at 4 p.m. at the Little River Chamber of Commerce office to discuss "Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less" by Greg McKeown.

Ribbon-cutting held for new patient tower at McLeod Seacoast

According to Monica Vehige, administrator of McLeod Seacoast, the newly built patient tower “is so much more than just bricks and mortar."

Myrtle Beach Chamber to conduct minority-owned business workshop

The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and the Chamber’s Business Diversity Council will host a two-part Minority Certification Workshop on Sept. 6 and 20.

LITTLE RIVER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Edward Jones Investments - Jim McLean to host Networking Event

Jim McLean, Little River's central Edward Jones Financial Advisor, will serve as host for the Little River Chamber of Commerce's networking event, Chamber Connections, from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 21. His office is located at 440 Hwy 90 E, Suite 6, Little River, SC 29566.

Disaster loans remain available for small business owners

The U.S. Small Business Administration, a go-to resource and government-supported voice for small businesses, reminds small business owners in South Carolina of the availability of low-interest disaster loans.

Summit promotes employment opportunities for people with disabilities

South Carolina Disability Employment Coalition, an interagency that aims to address issues surrounding workers with disabilities, invites local businesses to an employer summit Oct. 9 during National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

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.

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