South Beaches Business Council

 

Comprised of nearly 200 chamber members with a professional or general interest in the South Beaches area. The council is characterized by their dedication to community efforts and advocacy for local business issues.

 

Meetings:  South Beaches Council meets the third Thursday of each month (click for calendar). The meetings feature a guest speaker presenting relevant information to you and your business.

Access to South Beaches Council meetings and events is a Chamber membership benefit. No additional membership cost is required. The council is open to any Chamber member who is interested in the South Beaches area of St. Johns County.

Accomplishments:

  • Conceived the idea, initiated the financing, and raised money and awareness for the building of “Splash Park at the Pier.”
  • Created Beach Blast Off! The New Year’s event for the beaches area. The event includes Kids Zones, live entertainment, food, street vendors, a chili cook-off and a fireworks display.  Proceeds from the event benefited Splash Park and the Veterans Memorial Project at Lakeside Park. 
  • Participates in the annual “Taste of the Beach,” proceeds benefit the Betty Griffin House.
  • Through the Chamber advocacy process, the council helped keep the street name A1A Beach Blvd. intact.

 Memory Hopkins, President
Memory Hopkins Real Estate

Council Board
Verna Brown

Susan Brown
Bob Kershner
Cliff Logsdown

 

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Email Debra Bulak, SJC Chamber Membership Manager