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Connect with Success AM meeting, 7-9 a.m. Friday, June 21, Zarephath Ministries, 59 N.W. Ava Ave., Gresham.

Ribbon cutting, approximately 9:15 a.m. Friday, June 21, Farmington Square Gresham, 1655 N.E. 18th St.

Connect with Success AM meeting, 7-9 a.m. Friday, June 28, Comcast Business Center, 2311 E. Powell Blvd., Gresham.

Ambassadors, 7:30-8:30 a.m. Thursday, June 20, Elmer’s Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner, 1590 N.E. Burnside Road, Gresham.

Try Local First, noon to 1 p.m. Monday, June 24, MetroEast Community Media, 829 N.E. Eighth St., Gresham.

Government Affairs, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, Persimmon Country Club, 500 S.E. Butler Road, Gresham. The committee will present a Mayor’s Forum, with updates from Gresham Mayor Shane Bemis, Troutdale Mayor Doug Daoust, Wood Village Mayor Patricia Smith and Fairview Mayor Mike Weatherby. Tickets are $20 for members and $35 for future members. Deadline to register is Thursday, June 20. For more information or to register, call the chamber at 503-665-1131.

Board of Directors, 7-9 a.m. Thursday, June 27, Mt. Hood Community College Board Room, 26000 S.E. Stark St., Gresham.

Foundation names new trustees

The Mount Hood Medical Center Foundation Board recently elected Debbie Eisenzimmer and Patricia Brost as new members of the board of trustees.

Eisenzimmer and her husband, Mark, are owners of Cascade Athletic Club. She is a former teacher in the Gresham-Barlow School District and has served on the Gresham-Barlow Education Foundation.

Brost is a retired nurse from Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center who has been instrumental in the development of community health education programs. She serves on the Governor’s Commission on Senior Services and was appointed to the Home Care Commission.

The Mount Hood Medical Center Foundation advocates and raises funds for Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center, including its new Breast Health Center on the hospital’s campus.

For more information on the foundation, visit legacyhealth.org/giving.

Car care center open for business

Getting your car serviced closer to home is a little easier, with the recent opening of Gresham Meineke at 18081 S.E. Division St., Portland.

Meineke car care centers offer complete automotive care and maintenance, including low-cost oil changes, brake system, steering and suspension repairs and other services.

Franchise owner Rob Ringstaff said, “We aim to be the pre-eminent auto repair destination in the Centennial/Rockwood area.”

Gresham Meineke is open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

For more information, call 503-618-8075.



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