Russian River News Info
Dec 5 - River Home Companion Variety Show - Join KGGV for our annual fundraiser following the Parade of Lights in downtown Guerneville, on Saturday at the Odd Fellows Hall. This year's theme is "At Home on the River." Doors open at 8 pm, show starts at 8:30 pm. Yummy refreshments and extraordinary raffle prizes. www.kggvfm.org
Now in the Russian River Redevelopment Project Area:
Small Business Assistance Program
In an ongoing effort to equip small businesses with opportunities to grow and prosper, the Sonoma County Community Development Commission and the Russian River Chamber of Commerce have partnered with the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Santa Rosa Junior College, to provide no-cost professional business advising to local businesses. All appointments are one-to-one and confidential.
The SBDC can help with business planning, marketing, record keeping, accounting, management, taxes, cash flow, capital access and acquisition, pricing and cost control, and other areas of small business operations. In addition the SBDC will offer workshops customized to local business needs. Businesses located in the Russian River Redevelopment Project Area can participate at no cost.
For more information, or to make an appointment, contact the Russian River Chamber of Commerce @ 869-9000. All counseling sessions take place at the Chamber, 16209 First Street in Guerneville. Chamber membership is not required to participate in the business advising program
For more information on the SBDC see their website www.sbdcsantarosa.org or call 524.1770.
Russian River Volunteer Registry
Valerie Hausmann of the Russian River Chamber of Commerce is gathering information on people willing to volunteer their time to the community. With a roster of individuals, their skills and passions, she will be able to help match people with projects with volunteers who can help. If you are interested un registering – or if you need a few volunteers to complete your goals, please contact Valerie at 707-217-9613 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Valerie has registry forms she can e-mail you or you can pick one up at the Visitors Center 16209 First Street – on the Plaza in downtown Guerneville.