VOL. 124 | NO. 197 | Wednesday, October 7, 2009
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop today from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Faye Crossley, director of the Grant Center, will be the facilitator. Cost is $65 for members, $125 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
The Shelby County Commission will hold committee meetings today at 8:30 a.m. in the fourth floor committee room of the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
Talk Shoppe will present “How Make-A-Wish Auction: How to Buy at an Auction” today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
The Public Safety Commission will meet today at 10:30 a.m. in the large conference room on the eighth floor of the Shelby County Administration Building at 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Lucille Booker at 545-4500.
Mid-South Real Estate Investors Association Inc. will meet today from 10:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the Germantown Athletic Club, 1801 Exeter Road. Kent Clothier, Natasha Bowen and Chris Clothier will speak on the topic “Essential Resources to Build Wealth in Real Estate.” For more information, call 751-7101.
The Memphis Bar Association will hold a seminar today from noon to 1 p.m. at the MBA office, 80 Monroe Ave., Suite 220. Steve Silver of Wealth Strategies Group will present “Will Your Divorce Be Civilized?” To register, call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org/cle.
The Small Business Chamber will host a Lunch and Learn Thursday from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Parmasters Golf, 888 S. White Station Road. Carl Raff and Dave Williams of Business Enhancement Associates will present “Common Pitfalls Small Businesses Can Avoid in Order to Stay Afloat.” To register, e-mail Sally Baker Brenner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Bioworks Business Association will hold a luncheon Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fogelman Executive Center on the University of Memphis campus, 330 Innovation Drive. The topic will be “An Insider View of Entrepreneurship in Bioscience: Successful Case Studies in Memphis.” Cost is $25 in advance and $35 at the door. To register, visit www.bioworksbusiness.com.