VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: SCORE Chapter 439 is looking for volunteers. Put your business skills to work helping local businesses by volunteering. SCORE mentors donate their time and talent to small businesses. For information, visit score439.org and click on "Volunteer."
Registered nurse Tammy Fincher with Horizon Homecare, was recently presented with the Employee of the Month award for June. Fincher, who has been with Horizon for eight years, leads the ALF Team and is responsible for providing clinical services to residents.
Horizon Homecare has offices at 7505 Rottingham Road, Port Richey, and 2977 Landover Blvd., Spring Hill. For information, call (352) 684-3550.
Ken Burdzinski, vice president of administration and finance at Pasco-Hernando Community College, was appointed to the National Association of College and University Business Officers Community Colleges Council. His term runs from Aug. 1 through July 31, 2014, and is renewable up to three years.
Burdzinski has worked at PHCC for 16 years in the administration and finance division.
Anna Litchfield has joined Lennar's Central Florida division as a new home consultant working out of the Thousand Oaks community in Trinity. Litchfield is a graduate of Kansas State University with more than 20 years experience in architecture, engineering and construction. She is a registered Florida architect and licensed Florida real estate sales associate.
CHAMBER's NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION: The Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce will have its new member orientation from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Copperstone Executive Suites & Office Space, 3632 Land O'Lakes Blvd., Land O'Lakes. To RSVP, call (813) 909-2722.
FREE SMALL BUSINESS SEMINARS: SCORE Chapter 439 is presenting a series of free seminars:
• "How to Really Start Your Own Business," 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 22, New River Branch Library, 34043 State Road 54, Wesley Chapel.
• "Marketing to Grow Your Business," 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 28, South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday.
To register and for additional information, visit score439.org and click on the "Local Workshops" tab, or call the SCORE office at (727) 842-4638.
SMALL-BUSINESS CONSULTATIONS: Free consultations for small businesses and entrepreneurs are available by appointment from 9 to 11 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month in the Greater Zephyrhills Chamber of Commerce conference room at 38550 Fifth Ave., Zephyrhills.
The chamber offers the free and confidential consultations in partnership with the Small Business Development Center at the University of South Florida. To get information or to schedule an appointment, call toll-free 1-888-929-2221.
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