VOL. 124 | NO. 223 | Thursday, November 12, 2009
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will present “Show Me the Money (and the Strings): Things the Construction Industry Needs to Know about the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009” today from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Ron Terry Center of First Tennessee Bank, 4385 Poplar Ave. The event is free. To register, contact Nicolette Thomas at 577-2328 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. Donna Pope, business consultant and certified professional career coach at Your Resume, will speak. 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’s Needs Assessment Committee will meet today at 8:30 a.m. in the fourth floor committee room of the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St.
The Tennessee Department of Revenue will hold its next free bimonthly new business workshop today from 9 a.m. to noon at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. The workshop will be held in the Memphis Training Room. To register, call 213-1400 or visit www.tn.gov/revenue.
Memphis Bioworks Business Association will hold a luncheon today 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 “Enabling Bioscience through Supply Chain Management: Successful Case Studies in Memphis.” Cost is $25 in advance and $35 at the door. To register, visit www.bioworksbusiness.com.
The Memphis Chapter of the Business Entrepreneurial Network will meet today at 6 p.m. at That’s Love event facility, 3804 Park Ave. Cost is $10 per person and includes dinner. For more information, contact Isaac McNeil at 644-5221 or email@example.com.
Memphis Heritage Inc. will meet to discuss the latest plans proposed by Sooner Investments for Overton Square today from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Howard Hall, 2282 Madison Ave.
A Fundraiser for James Lawson will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Schoolfield Baptist Church, 4438 New Brownsville Road. Lawson was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia and faces a $675,000 bone marrow transplant operation. Donations in honor of Lawson also can be made to the National Foundation for Transplants Tennessee Bone Marrow Fund, 5350 Poplar Ave., Suite 430, Memphis, TN, 38119.