The "Hot Fun in the Summertime" Car Show is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 11, on Main Street in Union and the Union County Chamber of Commerce is seeking items to fill goodie bags for those who register their cars for the show.
Hart Insurance will be providing the goodie bags and the chamber wants to fill them with goodies from local businesses.
Any business that has fridge magnets, pens, pencils, coozies, coupons or anything else it would like to donate for these goodie bags should contact the chamber office at (864) 427-9039 as soon as possible.
Chamber personnel will be more than happy to come pick the items up if businesses cannot deliver them.
The chamber also is still looking for trophy sponsors for the car show.
Anyone who would like to be a trophy sponsor for $20 should contact Renee Alexander at the chamber. Trophies will be labeled with the name of the sponsoring company and its information.
Small business tax workshop set
DUNCAN — The Clemson Small Business Development Center is presenting a free tax workshop for prospective and new small business owners.
The workshop will be held 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14, in Room 304 at Spartanburg Community College, 1875 E. Main St., Duncan.
To reserve a seat, please call the SBDC at (864) 592-6318.
The Small Business Tax Workshop contains general information about different types of business organizations, record keeping requirements and business tax returns. This workshop is a taxpayer education program sponsored by the Clemson Small Business Development Center, the IRS, South Carolina Enrolled Agents and the SC Department of Revenue. It is directed toward the small businessperson who is starting a business or has recently started a small business in the service, retail or manufacturing area.
The morning session will cover federal tax requirements for small businesses and the afternoon session will cover state tax and employment security obligations. A packet of very helpful publications is given to each participant.
To register for the workshop or for more information, please contact the Spartanburg Area Office of the Clemson Small Business Development Center via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (864) 592-6318.
Business After Hours to be held Sept. 23
The next Business After Hours will be held Thursday, Sept. 23, at the Timken Sports Complex.
The Union County Chamber of Commerce is still looking for about four sponsors for this event. There is a cost associated with being a sponsor which includes invitations and refreshments.
Anyone interested in sponsoring the next Business After Hours is asked to contact the chamber at (864) 427-9039 for additional information or to sign up.