Aaron Dail http://wkms.org en Murray Chamber of Commerce CEO Named to Ky. Chamber Executives Board http://wkms.org/post/murray-chamber-commerce-ceo-named-ky-chamber-executives-board <p>Kentucky Chamber of Commerce officials have selected the Murray-Calloway Chamber President and CEO&nbsp; to serve on the board of directors of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Executives Association.</p><p>Aaron Dail will serve a three-year term, beginning this October.</p><p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 20:08:54 +0000 John Null 40187 at http://wkms.org Murray Chamber of Commerce CEO Named to Ky. Chamber Executives Board During Holiday Shopping Season, Small Businesses Get Their Own Day http://wkms.org/post/during-holiday-shopping-season-small-businesses-get-their-own-day <p></p><p>An alternative to Black Friday starts Saturday, focusing on much smaller businesses for holiday shopping.</p><p>Murray State Small Business Development Director Chris Wooldridge said Small Business Saturday is an initiative to support mom and pop stores who don’t have the reach of large retailers. Fri, 29 Nov 2013 12:30:00 +0000 Whitney Jones 36797 at http://wkms.org During Holiday Shopping Season, Small Businesses Get Their Own Day Murray-Calloway Wellness Consortium Launches County-wide Health Assessment http://wkms.org/post/murray-calloway-wellness-consortium-launches-county-wide-health-assessment <p>The Murray-Calloway Wellness Consortium has partnered with the&nbsp;Murray-Calloway County Hospital and the Calloway County Public Health Department to start a community-wide health assessment to identify and address the county's healthcare needs.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 22:00:37 +0000 Rob Canning 36475 at http://wkms.org Murray-Calloway Wellness Consortium Launches County-wide Health Assessment United Way Committee to Make Recommendations for Interim Director http://wkms.org/post/united-way-committee-make-recommendations-interim-director <p></p><p>The United Way of Murray-Calloway County is close to naming its interim executive director.</p><p>Board Chair Tina Bernot says the executive committee will give the full board a one-person recommendation at its meeting Aug. 14. She says the board typically supports the executive committee’s suggestions leading to a quick decision on an interim. Wed, 07 Aug 2013 20:03:05 +0000 Whitney Jones 33802 at http://wkms.org United Way Committee to Make Recommendations for Interim Director Community Initiatives at the Murray-Calloway County United Way http://wkms.org/post/community-initiatives-murray-calloway-county-united-way <p>Kate Lochte speaks with Aaron Dail, Executive Director of the Murray-Calloway County United Way, on <em>Sounds Good</em>. They talk about the transformation of the United Way involving community conversations and community change, and efforts being made on a local level. Three of their current focus areas are educational attainment, income stability for families, and healthy living/healthy lifestyles. Also, Aaron talks about local campaigns such as GetConnected and their involvement with Toyota's bornlearning initiative. See more at <a href="http://www.mccunitedway.com/">mccunitedway.com</a>.</p><p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 20:05:56 +0000 Kate Lochte 32596 at http://wkms.org Community Initiatives at the Murray-Calloway County United Way Murray-Calloway County United Way Reaches Goal http://wkms.org/post/murray-calloway-county-united-way-reaches-goal <p>&nbsp;</p><p>The Murray-Calloway County United Way Chapter has reached its annual fundraising goal. Chapter Executive Director Aaron Dail says as of yesterday, United Way pledges are at over $331,000 dollars, more than $41,000 dollars over the goal. Dail says the 2011 campaign involved more than 40 businesses and 72 employee volunteers coordinating with their respective companies. The organization also received the largest donation in its history in this campaign, $140,000 dollars from Chuck and Sarah Jones of Murray.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 21 Feb 2012 13:04:42 +0000 Gary Pitts 16995 at http://wkms.org Murray-Calloway County United Way Reaches Goal