Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Westminster College will host the tenth annual New Wilmington Chamber of Commerce Business Expo Saturday, March 10, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in Memorial Field House. The public is invited to attend.
Organized by the Chamber, sponsors of the Expo are Callahan Supply Inc., First National Bank, The Springfield Restaurant Group, and Westminster College.
In addition to a nominal registration fee, each participating business is required to furnish a door prize. The grand prize, given by the Chamber, features a 46-inch LED flat-screen television, a home theater with Blu-ray player, and a "Night at the Movies" gift basket.
"This is a wonderful opportunity for Chamber members, non-members, and home-based businesses to showcase their company to hundreds of potential customers," said Anne Bruening, Chamber representative.
A $1 donation from each visitor aged 12 and older will be collected at the door with the proceeds distributed among area charities.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster, a top-tier liberal arts college, ranks third in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 376 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.
New Wilmington Chamber of Commerce Information