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Newcomers Club of the Grand Strand

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Newcomers Club - Our Sponsors

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Art Works/Class Publishing/Moveable Feast* - A retail art gallery featuring original local artists and literary luncheons featuring well known and debut authors at area restaurants and small press publishing local authors. 

Atlantic Stage – The Atlantic Stage is the Grand Strand’s professional, non-profit theatre performing classic, contemporary and new works. The only one of its kind in the area. Their audience is drawn from a wide variety of backgrounds and their offerings appeal to every taste from Pulitzer Prize winners to new plays by local authors. They offer the best in professional theatre to all. They have been providing theatre performances since 2008.

Bankers Life and Casualty - Bankers Life has been in business since 1879. They service the retirement market with solutions to problems ranging from Medicare to protecting assets with long term, home health and short term care. They are able to help clients on a fixed income protect their money and grow it at the same time. Their rates are much higher than the banks can offer and there’s no risk of loss. Stop by the sponsor’s table to talk with Richard Hitzel or call 843-249-0007. 

Beauti Control skin care, anti-aging, spa, color analysis and makeovers are introduced in the home or office with hands on experience. The premium products along with quality service are second to none. Celebrate being a woman!! Contact: Maureen Shaffer at or 330-518-5182. 

Body by Vi – Body for Vi is a nutritional shake for weight management and healthy nutrition and helps fight obesity. They have been in business for 8 years. 

Celebrating Home – Celebrating Home is a six year old company. Home Interiors and Home and Garden Party became the new company with more than 60 years combined. 

Cruise One  Kate Jensen is the owner and operator of this Myrtle Beach franchise. She has been a travel agent for over 15 years. Kate loves to research and find just the right vacation for travelers and enjoys hearing about her client’s experiences. Kate provides personal service with no service fees. She enjoys making each vacation memorable by giving extra service wherever needed and most clients become dear friends. Contact: Kate Jensen

Custom Shirt Zone Inc. - This is a business that specializes in apparel that can be embroidered and or silk screened. If you or someone you know could use customized apparel. Contact Jackie Miles Office: (843) 457-5998

Edward Jones is a financial services firm dedicated to servicing the needs of individual investors. Our firm has been built on the belief that the only way to do business is on a one-on-one, personal basis. We do that by getting to know you, understanding your goals, and developing individualized strategies to help you reach them. My branch office administrator Tracey and I work as a team to give you the personal service you deserve when it comes to planning for your financial future. Please call or stop by my office, or visit for more information. Audrey Williamson CFP®, ChFC®,Financial Advisor. 843-655-1382

JerriBob’s Shipping and Business Solutions - Jerri and Bob Henry started “JerriBob’s" Mail and Business Services in 1989 in Surfside. In addition to their packing and worldwide shipping services, they provide many other services (see their ad in this Newsletter). They have separated themselves from others in this industry by their exceptional level of customer service and their commitment and ability to provide services needed by the community especially serving Carolina Forest and the surrounding area. In addition, JerriBob’s has graciously subsidized the complete cost of our newsletter again this year. If you should be in need of their services, please stop by their store and make sure to mention that you are from “Newcomers.”

Juice Plus - Daphne Trent is a Certified L.E.A.N. Health Coach. Juice Plus is a 44 year old company which offers the #1 researched nutritional products in the world. Juice Plus is in 24 countries around the world. Juice Plus is an all-natural, whole food based nutritional product made by juicing a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, then concentrating the juices into powders using proprietary, low-temperature process. It comes in both capsule and chewable form.

Home Instead Senior Care - Vicki Berg General Manager 843-357-9777 or email

Long Bay Symphony  - The 2014-15 season includes a wide array of concerts including Broadway, Opera, Holiday Music and Pops. It is the only symphony of professional musicians on the Grand Strand and they are celebrating their 27th year this year! The Long Bay Symphony keeps the arts going strong in Myrtle Beach and the symphony is much needed in the community to celebrate our musical culture and heritage. 

Moore, Johnson & Saraniti Law Firm, P.A. is an all-female, full service law firm helping clients with estate planning, probate administration, family law, community associations, real estate and general litigation. They have been serving clients for over 25 years. 843-650-9757 or

Premier Designs Annette Billings is an independent distributor and provides a unique shopping experience in your home for your family and friends and gives a lot of free jewelry to the hostess (average of $200-$300). She also provides set-ups at offices, beauty shops and other businesses. She can do fundraisers for your favorite cause or organization. Stop by the sponsor table to say hello at our next coffee. or (843)215-3808.

SendOutCards  - SendOutCards is an online greeting card and gift service with over 100 million cards sent, making us the largest first-class mailing company in the US. In less than 60 seconds you can choose your custom card, add a personal photo, write your message and click “send” all for less than the average price of a greeting card at a store! You can also include a gift or gift card to make the package complete. SendOutCards prints, stuffs, stamps and mails your greeting card or gift for you, saving you time, gas and money. We firmly believe we can “Make A Difference in People’s Lives!” Contact Marlene Grover at (843)283-4445 or visit the website at for a FREE gift account. 

Storehouse Tours - Storehouse Tours is owned and operated by Horry County natives Betsy Thomas and her husband Bill. Storehouse Tours plans and guides a wide range of tours, from day tours within the state, to 10- day tours to exotic climates. You can relax in confidence knowing that they have done what is necessary to minimize your stress and any unhappy surprises. Contact Storehouse Tours, Robin McCall at at (843) 235-2966

Tastefully Simple Dianne Walker 843.503.8924

Thirty-One GiftsStephanie Bushong has been with Thirty-One Gifts for four years. They offer organizational solutions and personalized gifts for all ages. Thirty-One is a great faith-based company. They offer a variety of options for everyone’s taste. They keep up with current trends while still offering amazing quality. Contact Stephanie at or (843)251-5573. 

T-Rex Computers Computer sales and repair – MAC & PC – LCD replacements, virus removal, data recovery, iPhone/Ipad screen replacement and training. (843) 626-5235.

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