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Published Thursday, April 28, 2016

Mark your Calendars! The 19th Annual Neches River Rendezvous will be on June 4th, 2016. The deadline for early registration ends on May 6th, so reserve your spot today!

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Published Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Better Business Bureau offers tips to avoid buying "greenwashed" products.

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CHAIRMAN'S CIRCLE

From Our Members

Bob Brown
I have been a member of The Chamber for over 35 years. I have served on the Board and served on several functioning committees. The Chamber has always been the " clearing house" of business ideas for our whole community. Networking and inclusion are the ingredients to successful programs and The Chamber continues to create that environment for it's members. I am pleased to call The Angelina/Lufkin Chamber my Chamber of choice.
Jerry Johnson
President and CEO, Brookshire Brothers
As a home-grown company, Brookshire Brothers believes in supporting The Chamber and the initiatives that benefit the business and cultural climate of Angelina County. We are proud to be the presenting sponsor of the Texas State Forest Festival and the Angelina County Fair as well as a host for First Friday, a supporter of the Expo Party and a half dozen other Chamber events. Leadership Lufkin has equipped a number of our employee-owners to take their place as leaders at work and in the community. On a personal level, serving on The Chamber Board has shown me how progressive our community is and how fortunate we are to have volunteers who want to create jobs, support local business and grow the economy for everyone.
Codie Jenkins
As a locally owned bank with its roots dating back to Diboll in 1953, First Bank & Trust East Texas has 16 locations in 12 East Texas cities. We support the Chamber's efforts to improve the quality of life and business environment of Angelina County. Several bank employees have served as Chamber Chairman while others are currently serving in leadership roles on the board and on various committees. We encourage participation at every level. Angelina County has a history of generosity and deep care for one another, and the Chamber continues those efforts through its many projects that bring the community together to grow and prosper.
Sharon Shaw
The Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber continues to be a great partner to public health in helping us educate businesses in our community about evolving issues surrounding employee and community health. From topics such as Business Infection Control Practices, to Pandemic Flu, and Ebola readiness. Strong partnerships create a healthier and safer community ! The Health District has committed to select an employee each year, for the past 15 years, to participate in the Leadership Lufkin Program. Leadership Lufkin provides employers an opportunity to immerse their employee in the rich culture, diversity, and robust community spirit that Lufkin is. The experience truly enriches your business!
Chris Johnson
GVCS Inc., dba Whataburger
Growing up in Lufkin, and then returning to raise my family I never fully understood to purpose and functions of a local Chamber. It was quickly recommended to me by community leaders the value and importance of the Leadership Lufkin Program. It is during this amazing experience I learned the value and how strong of a local Chamber that we have. It has been a privilege to work and serve as a Chamber Board member and what an asset it brings to the community that we all love!

Our Mission

The MISSION of the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce is to continuously improve the economic prosperity, the business environment and the quality of life in Angelina County.

Chamber Programs and events

Chamber Programs and Events are part of the Chamber business plan and are designed to meet the current needs of our members. Programs change as the needs of our members change. These are active volunteer programs that the Chamber coordinates annually. For a full list of programs and events, click here. 

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Tee It Up For Teachers Golf Tournament

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Scenic 10 mile canoe trip down the Neches River

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Monthly event featuring keynote speaker.

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Networking breakfast held the fourth Friday monthly at 8:00 a.m.

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Developed for high school juniors and is hosted by the Chamber

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Nine-month program designed to identify and educate the existing and potential leaders

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