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2nd Year Anniversary Edition
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|Photo taken by
Jamie Rahaim, as
appears in Blush Magazine "Her Mark" Article for
February 2008 issue. See more below.
Happy 2nd Year Anniversary!
February 15, 2008
2nd Year Anniversary of
the Sisters In
seems like it was just a few months ago that we celebrated
our 1st Year Anniversary and the Grand Opening of Sisters
In Business.Net, as shown in the photo below. Now we are
beginning a third year or connecting businesses with
the communities they serve.
God for what has been another great year of business!
continue to offer services designed to help
Market, and Empower business (the SIB Business NAME Strategy), having
dedicated our first two years to
networking, advertising, and marketing solutions, we now will
turn our focus to "Empowerment".
Our Business Agenda for 2008 is "Empowerment Through
Education, Training, and Information Technology for People and
We would like to thank every client, customer, partner,
friend, and the community at large for your support and
interest in the efforts we make.
To date the
SIB Network has registered over 250 members, and
has thousands of web and newsletter viewers each month.
Our mission to
connect women, men, and youth in business, with the communities they serve,
In celebrating our 2nd Year
Anniversary, we are offering FREE STUFF, to include Business Ad Coupons.
This is to benefit businesses, customers, and help
us satisfy the customers visiting our site seeking
coupons! Read more about special offers and more below.
Shown in picture from left to right: Kristi
Haulsee-Chattanooga Chamber, Don Wheeler-Talk Listen
Communicate, Carolyn Miller-Warm Spirit, Sadie Smith-Skin
Balm, Inc., Teri Jeter-McAvoy-Henderson Hutcherson &
McCullough, Joyce Holt-The Health Nut, Maelene B. Crutcher,
Mack Kelly, Tekelia C. Kelly- Sisters In Business Founder/CEO,
Rosalyn Hickman-Covenant Keypers, Treasa Newton-Woman's Way
Journal, Ferlencia Tuggle, Ferlencia's Floral Design,
Councilman Manuel Rico, Ashley Doherty, Stephanie
Sinkfield-State Farm Insurance Owner/Agent, and Dorothea
Johnson-Inner Glow Skin Care Services. (Not shown Walter
Johnson and Lew Goss-Aquarium Foods, Ginger Weeks, Aladdin
Printing & Copying, and Catherine Price of CSFP Studio)
Make Us Blush!
start of our 3rd year has also been made possible by
the great reception from newsletter viewers and
website visitors locally, nationally, and worldwide.
Thanks to our viewers, and also the media (TV, radio,
newspaper, websites) who has covered our
members, news, and events and shared it with the
month in the February 2008 issue of Blush Magazine,
you will find in the "Her Mark" section, an article
written about the Sisters In Business Network, AYES,
and SIB CEO Tekelia C. Kelly. To Writer
and Photographer Jamie Rahaim, "Thank you for making us blush!"
Click here to read SIB's
online version of article.
What's A Teen/Young Adult To Do This Summer?
Employment Possibilities! Boost-off
a Business! Jump-start
Job Skills! Kick-off
Networking! Sharpen Professional Image! Quick-start
A Career! Make
new friends! Meet new contacts! Perfect People
skills, Get an edge on competition, and more with SIB'
AYES Youth In Business Training Program. This
Sisters In Business.Net program is part of Chattanooga State Technical Community College’s Spring and
Summer 2008 Continuing Education and Workforce Development
class schedule. AYES is designed for youth/young
adults 15 and up, and offers three (3) Certificates in
the areas of Computer Operations, Office Skills, and
Interpersonal Skills Development. Plan now for
summer employment. To register and for information
about scholarships, contact Chattanooga State at
Click here to learn more about
the AYES Youth In Business Training Program.
Wanted for AYES
Youth In Business Training Program
We are seeking
businesses and professionals who would be
participating in the AYES Youth In Business Program as a
business consultant, sponsor, employer, mentor, or other
type of supporter.
Businesses will be given the opportunity to serve as
subject matter experts on class business projects and
applications as they relate to their businesses, and have
a platform to demo products and services, share company
information, and present job opportunities.
offers employers a great resource for
finding young job-ready, skilled, and professionally
groomed employees or business services providers. In
addition to helping employers find prospective new employees,
the AYES program can also assist employers in training its
new and current workforce, as well as work in partnership
with employers to customize AYES training for
identified students for hire.
Computer technology and business skills training, blended
with career development, mentoring, and business community
interaction, make for viable alternatives that can empower
the socio-economic development and income opportunities of
youth. That's 'A Yes'!
If you are an employer or professional who
would like more information about the AYES Youth In Business
program at Chattanooga State Technical Community College,
Tekelia Kelly at
Click here to visit the AYES portal. Also
visit us online at
SIB New Business/IT Support Services
yourself in the company of some great folks like yourself,
networking, advertising, marketing, and empowering
business, then you all
crack open your laptops for
some wireless, learner-centered training, on business and information technology
topics tailored to suit your business needs. Or
imagine getting 1-on-1
business coaching, technical support, and/or computer
training that is offered both onsite and online. Get
ready for more SIB/FYI Business/Information Technology
Woman of Hope, Inc Celebrates 5th Anniversary
Congratulations to Woman of Hope, Inc and its members who
celebrated their 5th Year Anniversary on January 14, 2008
with special event and guest speaker Rosalind
Moore-Beckham, author “ With a Psalm in My Heart” held at
The Village for Families and Children.
to read more about Ruby Claytor.
"Rise from your
broken-ness, my sister, it's your time to fly.
Ruby G. Claytor, Founder of Woman of Hope, Inc.
of Hope, Inc
here for Ruby's SIB Affiliate Page.)
Recognition Sunday on February 10, 2008
During Morning Worship Service
a Sermon on Marriage
Recognize Long-time Marriages
couple on a cruise
Present a Covenant Keypers T-Shirt
here for more info about
here for Rosalyn's SIB Affiliate Page.)
Happy Valentines from Inner Glow Skin Care, Owner Dorothea
Indulge and relax your loved one with a
wonderful Valentine Gift box from Inner Glow Skin Care
Service, now located at
"The Health Nut".
Click here for more info about
INNER GLOW SKIN CARE @ THE HEALTH NUT
5805 LEE HIGHWAY, SUITE 304
CHATTANOOGA, TN 37421
(ACROSS FROM CAPITOL TOYOTA)
"Love Is In the Air",
Baskets by Cheryl by Owner Cheryl McCray
Owner Cheryl McCray says "Since LOVE
is in the air, Baskets by Cheryl has some very sweet deals
for you! Please visit the website through February 14th to
check out the deal of the day. Also, be sure to click
on the special promotions link of the home page to register
for a FREE $20.00 gift certificate to Dale
and Thomas Online Gourmet Shop.
Thanks for browsing!"
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Celebrate Black History Month With
“Negro Spirituals Historian” Maelene Crutcher
Discover the rich
culture and empowering messages embedded in treasured
Negro Spirituals, as performed by Mrs. Maelene Crutcher.
Celebrate Black History at your school, church, or event
with the special songs and poems of this beloved teacher
songstress, and storyteller! For further info
contact Tekelia Kelly at 423.421.5646.
here for a powerful lesson about African-American
Black History Culture!
Proudly sponsored by Sisters In Business.Net
“The heart and soul of taking care of
business” Proverbs 31
MYTD 2008 Banquet
MYTD 2008 Banquet
will be held, Saturday, March 8, 2008 at
Tyner United Methodist Church at 6805 Standifer Gap Road
at 5:00 PM. Donation is $25.00. Traditionally,
MYTD feature formal occasions as the centerpiece of our
annual social programs. The Fundraising Banquet, is an
example of formal social events held each year . Guests
invited to these functions; parents, friends and other
members of the Chattanooga community. Program Ads
are available. For further information or tickets
contact La Shea Armour at 423-580-6173, or visit MYTD at
Click here for event flyer!
Do you know any
Black males who are seniors in high school
who want to go to college out
of state for FREE? Several Black Colleges
are looking for future black male teachers and will send
them to universities/colleges for 4 years FREE.
The 'Call Me MISTER' program is an effort to address
the critical shortage of African American male teachers
particularly among South Carolina 's lowest performing
public schools. Program participants are selected from
among under-served, socio-economically disadvantaged and
educationally at-risk communities.
for more details and the
or call (800) 640-2657.
TO AS MANY FRIENDS, FAMILY CHURCH MEMBERS AS
POSSIBLE, SO THAT THEY CAN ALSO SPREAD THE WORD.
Week 2008 Survey Contest
Attention High school
teachers? Here is a contest that might be
of interest to some. Its for students.
A contest where each participants should try to
predict our survey results by interviewing their
friends and classmates. As you may see, we are
trying to see what attracts young people to
engineering and technology or not. Find
out more about E Week at
And local events at
To submit survey contact:
Lulu L. Copeland
Manager, Technical Training
423.697.3212 voice mail
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