JACKSON MADISON COUNTY
AFRICAN AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Nominate your favorite Black business owner in Madison Co. or rural West TN by Jan. 24. Winners will be announced on Feb. 24th. Click here for form.
The Bar-Kays with James Alexander & Larry Dodson
Celebrate the Birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by visitng your favorite Black-owned business and reading his speeches to your children.
The Bar-Kays will be the featured entertainment at the 16th Annual JEWEL Awards Banquet and Concert. Emceed by The Hilarious Chris Cherry, the 2017 JEWEL Awards will be held Friday, February 24, 6:30 p.m. at Oman Arena, 179 Lane Avenue in Jackson. The Black History Month event honors outstanding contemporary and historical business owners and community leaders and raises funds for the Chamber’s Follow Me Into Business® youth development and summer jobs program. For ticket and sponsorship information, call 731-424-2030 or email email@example.com. Tickets go on sale Jan. 2!
Nominations are open for the contemporary business awards in four categories: Ruby Award for a business of one to five years, Diamond Award for a business of six to 10 years, Emerald Award for a business of 11 to 20 years and the Jewel Award for a business of 20+ years. Once nominated, nominees are required to submit a business portfolio. Nomination forms are available from the Chamber office at 351-C North Royal, by calling 731-424-2030 and by clicking here. Last day to submit a nomination is January 24, 2017.
Nominations open Dec. 1. Submit a nomination for your favorite Black Business Owner for one of four awards to be announced on February 24 at Oman Arena.
JEWEL Awards: The Bar-Kays in Concert Feb. 24th
Follow Me Program
Small Business Growth and Development
Youth Job Training
Economic and Community Development
Business Plan Review
Join us in January for the Power Breakfast featuring invited local authors James E. Cherry, Daryl Hubbard,