According to the Las Vegas Sun, the City of Henderson was born during War World II to produce adequate amounts of magnesium for military supplies, such as airplane parts. The Basic Magnesium Plant was built in 1943 in Southern Nevada, creating Henderson. According to the City of Henderson website, Henderson was incorporated in 1953 and boasts nearly eight-hundred (800) new businesses. According to the United States Census Bureau, Henderson is home to more than three-hundred (300) thousand residents and twenty-five (25) thousand Veterans.
The Armed Forces Chamber of Commerce endeavors to regularly provide education, information, marketing plus networking opportunities and resources to Veterans who live and operate businesses in Henderson, Nevada. The Legacy Golf Club, located at 130 Par Excellence Drive Henderson, Nevada 89074, partnered with the Armed Forces Chamber to host shindigs beginning in 2023. Shindigs include but are not limited to a New Year Kick-Off in January, State of the Chamber Address in March, Business, Career and Veterans Expo in May, Health & Wellness Fair in August and Achievement Awards in October. Shindigs are open to the public and admission is free. Lunch is available for purchase at The Grill @ Legacy Golf Club which features a Happy Hour menu. Vendor and sponsorship opportunities are available for purchase. For information, visit www.armedforceschamber.com.
"The Armed Forces Chamber looks forward to serving Veterans who live in and operate businesses in Henderson plus the community at large in a partnership with The Legacy Golf Club," remarked Andre' Haynes, Founder and CEO of the Armed Forces Chamber.
The Legacy Golf Club offers The Grill @ Legacy Golf Club, a full-service casual restaurant, bar and patio, open seven (7) days a week for breakfast and lunch. Also, The Legacy Golf Club offers an excellent array of vacation and tournament packages, and plays host to a number of beautiful weddings! For information, call (702) 476-0090 or visit www.thelegacygc.com.
ABOUT THE LEGACY GOLF CLUB:
Tucked away in the beautiful Henderson/Las Vegas Valley area, The Legacy Golf Club boasts a par 72 championship golf course, sure to offer a great experience for golfers of all skill levels. The Legacy Golf Club is a strong challenge for the scratch player, yet also accommodates the novice. For information, visit www.thelegacygc.com.
ABOUT THE ARMED FORCES CHAMBER OF COMMERCE:
The Armed Forces Chamber of Commerce is Nevada’s largest and oldest Chamber of Commerce formed to serve Veterans who live and operate businesses in Nevada. The Armed Forces Chamber has helped five (5) thousand Veterans who operate businesses in Nevada. The Armed Forces Chamber currently employs three (3) permanently disabled Veterans who live in Nevada. The Armed Forces Chamber has an economic impact of $2 million dollars in Nevada. For information, visit www.armedforceschamber.com.