Organizing Administrator for the Lincoln City Warming Shelter Richard Gartrell will speak at the Chamber of Commerce lunch forum on Friday, September 22nd, at Chinook Winds Casino Resort, 1777 NW 44th Street.
Gartrell will explain why Lincoln City needs seasonal warming shelters and he will provide insights into the characteristics and nature of homelessness. He will stress the need for volunteers and financial support for the city-wide warming shelter project.
Retired Executive Dean from South Seattle Community College, Gartrell has also served as CEO of associations similar to the Lincoln City Warming Shelter, Inc. He is a Certified Association Executive and has overseen the development of organizations in California, Michigan, Illinois and Washington.
The Chamber luncheon will begin at 11:45am and the cost will be $12. The public is always invited to attend Chamber Lunch Forums and should RSVP to the Chamber by calling or emailing the Chamber by 5pm Friday, September 18th.
For more information contact the Lincoln City Chamber of Commerce at (541) 994- 3070 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website at www.lcchamber.com.