JULY 2021 MEMBER OF THE MONTH

ADRIAN VILLARREAL PRESIDENT & CEO IBC BANK 1. How long have you been in business? IBC Bank has been serving the Hidalgo County community since 1990 with full service Commercial, International and Retail departments including a retail branch network of 29 locations throughout the County. 2. What is your business best known for? Our bank is best known for focusing on the needs of our customers by offering quality products and services such as Free Checking, a full array of electronic services and 7- Day Banking. Additionally, the bank is fully committed in supporting the communities we serve. 3. What

Hard Work, Dedication, and Sacrifice Equals the American Dream

Many people want the American Dream, some have to sacrifice to achieve it. Such is the case of Juan Rafael Cano and his wife Sara. Both worked tirelessly and made many sacrifices to finally tell their story with pride. How I met them, it does not matter, what matters that I met them and got to know them during an interview at their headquarters of Cano & Sons Trucking Co. Their company has brought many opportunities for drivers, shop maintenance mechanics, and produce warehouse personnel. Juan Rafael and Sara needed one trailer truck, the only way to be able to give a

Mission Chamber Announces Circus Extravaganza – Themed Gala to Recognize Achievements of Members

MISSION, TX – The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce will be hosting it’s highly anticipated Annual GMCC Awards Gala: A Circus Extravaganza on October 17, 2019, at the Mission Event Center, located on 200 N. Shary Rd, Mission, TX. The Circus Extravaganza will bring together business and community leaders to celebrate the organizations’ accomplishments, members, and supporters. The event will kick off with a cocktail hour and an opening act featuring aerialist and circus entertainment. Guests can enjoy an evening filled with spectacular decorations, an elegant dinner amongst Mission’s business community, dancing, and an awards ceremony. As a tradition, the

Greater Mission Chamber hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Subdivision

MISSION, TX – The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce, City of Mission, and Mission Economic Development Center are pleased to announce the Groundbreaking Ceremony for Mirabelle Subdivision. The event will be held on June 11, 2019, at 9:00 A.M. Located on the corner of Shary Rd. & Business 83. The City of Mission will soon be home to 99 new home lots. The project that was announced in May of 2019 is one of Domain Development Corps newest high-end gated subdivisions.  “A development of this scale helps reinforce our message that Mission is continuing to grow in all areas. We

Official Board Member Selection Now Open!

Dear Chamber Member, It is election time once again for the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce 2019-2020 Board of Directors! We will have two, three-year term positions open for nomination. Only nominations submitted by current chamber members in good standing can be accepted and are able to serve. A member of the Board of Directors who is absent from three (3) regular board meetings of the Board of Directors per fiscal year shall automatically be dropped from serving on the Board, unless confined by illness or their absence approved by the Chairperson of the Board of Directors. A biography of each

Welcome to Mission, TX Twin Oaks Apartments

Mission, TX – Twin Oaks Apartments just opened its doors February 2019 and has already impacted the lives of its residents. The apartment complex, developed, owned, and operated by the Tejas Housing Group, houses 104 units and accommodates for people with disabilities. Twin Oaks Apartments offer individuals, families, and seniors a safe, comfortable living environment at an affordable cost. This objective is achieved by utilizing the Federal Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program. Working in conjunction with the local governing bodies of each municipality, and strives to become a valued member of the community. For more information on Twin Oaks

Member Spotlight: The Bridges of Mission

We would like to introduce our Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce member of the month, The Bridges of Mission! The Bridges at Mission provides a quality senior housing and care option, with special focus on promoting wellness, dignity, respect, and independence for those served. Learn more about The Bridges of Mission and all they do for the Mission and RGV community here: http://thebridgesatmission.com