• United Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce Foundation Donates $15,000 to Islander Athletics

  • Corpus Christi, TX – The United Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce Foundation has pledged $15,000 to Islander Athletics in appreciation of the volunteer support of the Chamber’s annual Conquer the Coast Bicycling Event.  

    On Thursday, February 9th, the United Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce presented checks to Islander Athletics and also to Bikes for Kids during halftime at the Islander Men’s Basketball game.  Bikes for Kids is an initiative to give a new bike to children in need in the Corpus Christi area

    “The United Corpus Christi Chamber is pleased to be the annual host of Conquer the Coast and we are especially thankful to all the amazing partners that help us make this nationwide event happen year in and year out.  This donation is a token of appreciation for the volunteers that helped us make last year’s event a huge success.” commented Al Arreola Jr, United Corpus Christi Chamber, Pres/CEO.

    The 21st annual Conquer the Coast Bike Ride is scheduled for Saturday, September 16th, 2023.  Discounted early bird registration is now available through March 31st, 2023.  Click here to register for the 21st annual Conquer the Coast.

    For more information about the United Corpus Christi Chamber or Conquer the Coast please contact gloria@unitedcorpuschristi.org or visit www.unitedccchamber.com.