• News for Community

  • Friday, December 06, 2019
    Almost 100 organizations and individuals have already registered to be a part of the Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce’s annual Christmas Parade to be held on Saturday, December 14. This year’s theme is “Christmas Around the World” and promises to provide spectators with plenty of music, lights and beautiful floats. The first official entry of the parade is always a crowd favorite: the award-winning ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, Chamber
    Tuesday, December 03, 2019
    Barge Design Solutions, Inc., Community Fund recently awarded over $32,000 to various organizations local to the firm’s offices. One of these grants was awarded to Knoxville’s Wallace Mobile Healthcare, Inc., for $5,000.Wallace Mobile Healthcare, Inc., (WMH) was founded to honor the memory of Dr. William Wallace, a Southern Baptist missionary from Knoxville, TN who dedicated his career to serving ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, November 27, 2019
    Y-12 Federal Credit Union hires Chief Experience Officer and VP of HR & Talent Development  Courtland Crouchet joined Y-12 FCU as Chief Experience Officer.  Crouchet has worked in the credit union industry his entire career, and is passionate about serving employees and members.  He most recently served as the Senior Vice President & Chief Retail Officer for Texas Dow Employees Credit Union where ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, November 26, 2019
    ORNL FCU is excited to bring back its Community Art & Mural Program in 2019-2020. The program provides local artists and school art programs the opportunity to showcase their creativity in a unique fashion: by painting a large structure visible from a main access road in Oak Ridge.   Introduced in 2017, the Community Art & Mural Program was created to support initiatives that make the arts ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Wednesday, November 20, 2019
                      Y-12 FCU Gives Foundation accepting grants-Fighting childhood hunger    Y-12 FCU Gives Foundation is currently  accepting grant application requests for organizations that focus on fighting childhood hunger until January 15, 2020.  Y-12 FCU Gives Foundationwas established by Y-12 Federal Credit Union, a full-service financial provider headquartered in Oak Ridge, TN. The ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 05, 2019
    “Christmas Around the World” is This Year’s ThemeThe Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce is busy preparing for its annual Christmas Parade to be held on Saturday, December 14. This year’s theme is “Christmas Around the World” and promises to provide spectators with plenty of music, lights and beautiful floats. Sponsor of this year's parade is The Cowperwood Company. There is no cost to participate. The ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Chamber