Welcome to Member Exclusive News and Chamber of Commerce Events.


Thurs., May 7 – 1st Friday Coffee on Thursday, Warner University, 9:00-10:00 am
Thurs., May 21 – Annual Gala & Awards Ceremony, LW Country Club, 6:00 pm
Fri., October 16 – Annual Golf Scramble, LW Country Club, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wed., December 2 – Business at Breakfast, Citizens Bank, 7:30 am
Fri., December 18 – Holiday Luncheon, LW Country Club, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm



Paycheck Protection Program Info

Duke Energy – Important COVID-19 Updates

U.S. Chamber of Commerce – Coronavirus Emergency Loans Small Business Guide & Checklist

New Commercial Property Listings from SVN Saunders Ralston Dantzler Real Estate

Lake Wales Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Receives 2020 CarGurus Top Rated Dealer Award for Excellence in Customer Experience

The Office of Congressman Darren Soto (FL-09) wants to help your organization navigate issues related to COVID-19. Please fill out this form so that we can best support you. Thank you.

Here’s How To Support Small Businesses During The Coronavirus

Lake Wales Care Center Community Updates

UF/IFAS Extension – Foodie Fun at Home (4 – 15 minute webinars)

Polk State College to Continue All Classes Online Through Summer 2020

Orlando Economic Partnership COVID Website – Very Useful Information

Florida SBDC Network Announces Changes to Bridge Loan Application Process

A Great Share from the Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce. Thank you!

Florida SBDC Network Announces Changes to the Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Application Process

Bridge Loan Applications For Small Businesses to Be Submitted Locally

United Way of Central Florida and GiveWell Community Foundation Announce the United Community Relief Fund

CareerSource Polk Offers Assistance:
Quick Guide to Polk County Community Resources
– Access Florida – food stamps, cash assistance, etc. www.myflorida.com/accessflorida
Filing for Reemployment Assistance

Governor Ron DeSantis Issues an Executive Order Regarding Bars, Beaches and Restaurants

AdventHealth Dedicated COVID-19 Website (Coronavirus Signs & Symptoms)

An Update from the Central Florida Development Council

COVID-19 Updates and Helpful Information


Rob Boggess, Service Manager at Lake Wales Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM  Recently Announces Joshua Fairbanks Joins Service Team

Governor Ron DeSantis Activates Emergency Bridge Loan Program for Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

President’s Coronavirus Guidelines For America: 15 Days to Slow the Spread


We have been alerted on some cancellations but not all.  Thank you!

AAUW Wine and Conversation with Hostess Jessica Bray: 1st Friday, 4:30 p.m. monthly at Tres Jolie

AAUW Board of Directors Meetings, 2nd Friday of the Month, Chamber of Commerce Board Room, 12:00 noon

All Veterans Center, Fish Fry – $10 Donation, 3rd Friday Monthly Starting February 21,
Pick Up 4:30-6:00pm, Fort Meade First Church of God, 215 South Perry
Email allvetcenter@gmail.com to order.

Bible Study Fellowship:  Every Wednesday @ 6:00 p.m., Bluelake Motel Office, 3724 S. Scenic Hwy. For More Info Call: 863-638-2082

Carter’s BBQ Daily Special – Lake Wales Location Only

Coffee Club, Vanessa Colburn, Edward Jones Investments, 1st Friday (9am–10am, Bok Tower Gardens Magnolia Room, 1151 Tower Blvd, Lake Wales) Click here for flyer 

Genealogy 101:  Lake Wales Public Library, 1st Friday

Lake Wales Breakfast Rotary:  Thursdays, 7 a.m.

Lake Wales Car Show:  4th Saturday, monthly

Lake Wales Downtown Farmer’s Market:  Every 2nd & 4th Saturday 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Lake Wales Noon Rotary Club:  2nd & 4th Tuesday, Noon, Ouellette Law Firm, 151 E. Central Ave.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee:  Meets the 2nd Monday of the Month @ 6:00 p.m. at the B Street Community Center, 230 B Street, Lake Wales

NAACP Lake Wales Branch 5109 meets the Monday after the first Sunday of each month at 6:00 pm in the Education Room of the Lake Wales Fire Department, 253 W. Central Ave., Lake Wales, FL 33853. All are welcome to attend.

Rotary on the Ridge:  Every Monday, Ouellette Law Firm, 5 p.m. (151 E. Central Ave.)

PICKLEBALL, Indoor Pickleball Courts, South Lake Wales Church of God Activities Center, 210 Presidents Drive, LW, Monday & Wednesday, 9:30am – 12:00 pm. For More Info Contact:  Carol Yarbrough @ 813-478-3801

The Crooked Bass Grill & Tavern, NEW Lunch Buffet, $10 per person, Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m

Vitas Healthcare Grief Support Groups:  1st Wednesday, 2-4 p.m., Lake Wales Public Library

Babson Park Woman’s Club, Every Wednesday Night, Yoga Class, $10 fee, 5:00 pm, Club House, 1300 N. Scenic Hwy. Babson Park

Babson Park Woman’s Club General Meeting, 1st Thursday of the Month, 6:00 pm, 1300 N. Scenic Hwy., Babson Park