VOL. 126 | NO. 106 | Wednesday, June 1, 2011
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Wednesday, June 1, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will become familiar with the basic principles of grant-writing and the tools needed for successful proposals. Cost is $60 for members, $110 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
Talk Shoppe will present “Contract Wizardry: How to Make Agreeable Agreements” Wednesday, June 1, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Hyatt Place, 9161 Winchester Road. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
The Center City Commission Design Review Board will meet Wednesday, June 1, at 5 p.m. at the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
The American Cotton Shippers Association will host the International Cotton Institute to train future leaders in the global cotton industry Wednesday, June 1, through July 19 at the Fogelman Executive Center on the University of Memphis campus. For more information, contact Lauren Shelley at 678-1570 or email@example.com.
The Delta – Everything Southern! Conference will be held Friday, June 3, from 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Michael D. Rose Theatre Lecture Hall on the University of Memphis campus. The conference will include eight speakers, a tour of the city Thursday, June 2, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and a two-day tour of the Mississippi Delta Saturday, June 4, and Sunday, June 5. For more information or to register, visit www.memphis.edu/deltaconference/register.php.
The Mid-South Area Business Travelers Association will meet to discuss industry hot topics Thursday, June 2, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select Downtown Memphis, 160 Union Ave. John Brehm of Travel Leaders Corporate, Alexander Houston of AirPlus International, and Will Tate of Management Alternatives, will speak. To register, visit www.msabta.org.
The Small Business Chamber will present a Chamber in Action/Open House Thursday, June 2, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Optimal Health Chiropractic, 2879 Poplar Ave. The event is free to members and first-time guests. Returning guests pay $10. For more information, call Eric Meyers at 212-7424.
The Mid-South Area Pulmonary Hypertension Support Group will meet Thursday, June 2, at 6 p.m. at Logan’s Roadhouse, 2710 N. Germantown Parkway. To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 251-1023.