Indiana Members Credit Union Contributes $2,796 to Beech Grove City Schools

By |2018-02-26T22:58:00+00:00February 26th, 2018|Categories: Beech Grove City Schools, Chamber News, Local News, Regional News|

Pictured left to right: Dr. Tom Keeley, Assistant Superintendent, Beech Grove City Schools, and Wendy Devries, Branch Manager, IMCU Beech Grove Branch. Indiana Members Credit Union (IMCU) recently presented a check for $2,796 to Beech Grove City Schools School as part of an ongoing school spirit debit card program. The partnership allows Beech Grove fans the opportunity to show their school spirit and support the athletic program by signing up for a Beech Grove Hornets themed debit card. Every time the card is used as a signature based transaction, Beech Grove athletics benefits. The more cards that are in use, the larger the contribution. Since beginning the program in 2012, Beech Grove City Schools has earned $15,381 through this IMCU giveback program. Wendy Devries, Branch Manager, IMCU Beech Grove Branch, presented the check to Dr. Tom Keeley, Assistant [...]

Career Readiness businesses needed

By |2017-05-02T09:32:24+00:00May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Beech Grove City Schools, Chamber News, Local News|

Beech Grove High School seniors in the ENG 12 CR class are preparing for life after high school and their teacher needs help from local businesses. During the last month of school, seniors are required to update their professional documents, including a job application, and complete an interview with a local Beech Grove business owner. The class is looking for local businesses to visit their class between May 5-19 to share the following: Talk about your job and daily work life Pros/cons of being in the business/industry What makes/doesn't make you hire someone What skills and traits do you look for interviews After talking with the students, the students then will choose one business owner speaker to use for their final. The final includes obtaining and submitting a job application to the chosen speaker and then participate in a mock interview. Interested [...]

Greater Beech Grove Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

By |2017-02-02T10:30:02+00:00January 27th, 2017|Categories: Beech Grove City Schools, Chamber News, Local News, Scholarship|

The Greater Beech Grove Chamber of Commerce is honored to offer two $500 scholarships to two deserving seniors from Beech Grove High School. To be considered for the scholarship, applicants must submit all required materials no later than Fri., March 31, and the scholarship recipients will be notified and announced by May 1. Eligibility Criteria: Senior at Beech Grove High School At least a 3.0 GPA Plan to pursue a 4-year degree or 2-year/vocational degree Attend an Indiana college or university Enroll as a full-time student (as defined by institution) Application Checklist:  Personal information Essay (350-400 words) answering the question: How will my college education impact my local community? Letter of recommendation from teacher, guidance counselor or employer Copy of transcript Click here to download application Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017. Applications may be submitted online (click here), emailed to [...]

Help Beech Grove High School by eating more chicken

By |2017-01-23T15:06:21+00:00January 23rd, 2017|Categories: Beech Grove City Schools, Chamber News, Local News|

Beech Grove High School is having a friendly challenge against Lutheran High School. This is the fourth year for the event, and is a challenge to see which school has more customers visit Chick-fil-A between January 23-27, to support their school. The winning school gets a portion of the sales earned throughout the week. Businesses interested in catering can have their amount benefit Beech Grove High School as well.  When ordering, please say that their amount goes to Beech Grove.  

Free CustoMBite Mouthguards

By |2016-12-23T20:32:39+00:00November 22nd, 2016|Categories: Beech Grove City Schools, Chamber News, Local News|

FREE CustMBite Protective Mouth Guard CustMBite is the first athletic mouth guard to receive the ADA Seal of Acceptance. As a brand new dental office, we want to be heavily involved in our community and are so excited to meet our nearby residents. The best part is, there is absolutely no cost or obligation to you, the parent. Clarity Dentistry’s mission is to provide lecture-free, superior quality dental healthcare to all. We treat patients with total transparency, honesty, and compassion to create long term, trusting relationships. By providing exceptional, comprehensive dental care, we hope to be the clear choice for all of you family’s dental care needs. Call 317-300-0205 to Get a FREE CustMBite Mouth Guard!

Thanksgivings in Beech Grove

By |2016-12-23T20:32:39+00:00November 7th, 2016|Categories: Beech Grove City Schools, Chamber News, Local News, Non-profit News|

Families looking for extra help on Thanksgiving or interested in sharing a meal with the community can check out the events and resources below. Servant's Heart, a food pantry serving Beech Grove and the south/southeast side, will offer its annual drive-thru Thanksgiving on Nov. 24 and they're currently seeking donations for the following items: $840 for 42 cases of pies $300 towards hot meals For more information about the drive-thru Thanksgiving contact Servant's Heart. Need Thanksgiving Pies? Beech Grove Meadows has you Covered Beech Grove Meadows is baking fresh, homemade pumpkin pies, which can be ordered by calling, 317-783-2911 or faxing the bottom portion of the flyer to 317-781-3774. Limit two pies per order please. Pies may be picked up Wednesday, November 23 from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Each order must be picked up in person. Five-minute tours showcasing our private rooms, [...]

Guest Readers Needed

By |2016-12-23T20:32:41+00:00September 21st, 2016|Categories: Beech Grove City Schools|

Do you enjoy reading stories? What about reading to kids? The principals at Hornet Park and Central Elementary schools are looking for business professionals interested in taking 20-30 minutes out of their day to visit a classroom and read a story to students in grades K-3. We will work with the Beech Grove Branch library to find a book(s) that relates to volunteer's line of work. Those interested should contact, Paige Anderson or the Chamber for more info.