The Franklin Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce sent out this invitation to a meeting tonight to plan a September festival:
Franklin Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Invites you to a special Chamber meeting on TUESDAY, AUGUST 15th at 5:30PM at the Bethel Outreach Center.
We will be discussing the Chamber's first ever Festival de las Americas to be held on Sept. 9, 2006. There will be 22 countries represented from the Americas (North, Central and South America) and all annoucements will be in both English and Spanish. We are looking for volunteers to help with the booths, distribute flyers around town and in the Spanish speaking churches, setup, take down, etc. We are also looking for performers from various countries, food vendors, service vendors, media trades, information booths, etc. Please join us and help make our first festival a huge success.
TUES, AUGUST 15 at 5:30PM, Bethel Outreach Center, 5670 Granny White Pike (take I65, west onto Old Hickory Blvd, right onto Granny White Pike, it's on the corner). Follow the signs to the gymnasium on the 2nd floor.
*Hispanic Chamber 101: There are three Hispanic chambers of commerce in Middle Tennessee: the Franklin Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the Nashville Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and the Tennessee Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. The Tennessean profiled all three chambers in this article in June 2006.
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