About the SRBC

The Sassafras River Business Council is a non-profit organization founded to support local businesses in and around the Sassafras River communities. The SRBC serves the local towns of Cecilton, Earleville, Warwick, Georgetown, Fredericktown, Galena, Millington, Still Pond, and Betterton. With over 65 active member businesses, the group’s mission is to promote, advertise, educate, and serve as a public relations advocate for all member businesses.

Some of the projects we manage or support are:

  • The SRBC Tourism Brochure
  • The Galena Dogwood Festival
  • First Saturdays in Galena
  • The Taste of the Sassafras

The SRBC meets on the first Tuesday of each month at a local member businesses offering refreshments, door prizes, networking, and a chance to share ideas with other local business owners.

2015 Officers and Directors

Current Officers

  • President – Debbie Conner, Nana’s Niche’
  • Vice President – Kathy Hemstock, Chester of Hairy Hounds
  • Treasurer – John Carroll, Village Real Estate Company, LLC
  • Secretary – Ruthie Stretch, Nana’s Niche’
  • Web Management  

Board Members At Large