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CDF Chamber Connection 2.0 is one of the ways your CDF membership works for your business.  This monthly newsletter keeps members updated on the events and news of CDF.  Our aim is to be a concise, yet valuable information resource .
CC2.0 is published the third Tuesday of each month.  We welcome member submissions.  If you have news to include, please send an email to Daron Pitts at  
The Madden Crab

Parkgate Pregnancy Clinic

Batteries Plus Bulbs

Autism Center of North Mississippi

Presented by Mississippi Alarm

Spring Valley Hospice
Monday, May 6
11:00 a.m.
1018 N Gloster St., Ste. J

Fairpark Plaza
Thursday, May 9
3:00 p.m.
205 E Troy St.

Ribbon Cutting: Gold & Gun Pawn LLC
Friday, May 10
10:00 a.m.
775 E Main St.

CDF OPEN HOUSE _ Annual Meeting
5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
OPEN HOUSE / Annual Meeting
Location:  CDF CENTER
398 E Main St.
SPONSORED BY Renasant Bank
Upcoming Event
Tupelo Young Professionals
Hosted by:  Tupelo Young Professionals, United Way's Groundswell, TOYOTA MSYP and Better Brands.  ( CRAWFISH & BEVERAGES provided by Better Brands )
5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location:  Gardner Watson Ice House
213 Clark St.

NEW Ignitecast Podcast is available!
Episode 4: Shane Spees / North Mississippi Health Services

Few industries are as challenging right now as health care. Shane Spees leads North Mississippi Health Services (NMHS), which includes North Mississippi Medical Center - the largest non-metropolitan hospital in the United States. In this episode of Ignitecast, Shane shares his story, and wisdom he's learned navigating the tension between delivering excellent patient care and navigating relationships between medical providers, insurance companies, and the wider communities NMHS serves.

Ambassador Program is Sponsored by NOLAN BROTHERS

The  CDF Ambassadors are a prestigious group of individuals from the Community Development Foundation member investors who volunteer to enhance communication between CDF and its membership, and serve as a vital link in helping CDF understand the needs of its membership.

For more information on the CDF Ambassadors Club, contact Molly Lovorn, Director of Programs and Membership Engagement, at (662) 842-4521 or email
Kory Hunter

Kory Hunter, Private Banking Officer with Renasant Bank, was awarded Ambassador of the Year for the 2018-2019 CDF year. Serving her first term as Ambassador, Kory attended 31 of 55 ribbon cuttings, and 8 other events held or sponsored by CDF. Kory contacted her mentor businesses during the year, volunteered at 2 CDF events and 8 other community/non-profit events, serves on 3 committees/boards, and recruited 2 new members to join CDF. Thanks for all your dedication, positivity and drive this term. Congratulations, Kory!

Discounts include:
  • Attorneys
  • Automotive
  • Contractors
  • Dentistry
  • Financial
  • Florists
  • Hotels & Motels
  • Jewelers
  • Liquor & Wine
  • Restaurants & Catering
  • Retail & Specialty Shops
  • Signage
  • Sound & Video
  • Water Filtration & Treatment
  • and more!
Support fellow Chamber members while saving money at the same time!

Chamber Advantage Program

Want to promote your business with
Chamber Advantage? Contact Amy Speck at or (662) 842-4521.

3195 McCullough Blvd.
Belden , MS 38826
(662) 372-6935

Loan Master Crosstown 05
100 S Gloster St.
Tupelo , MS 38801
(662) 842-3156

Shelter Insurance-Toby Hedges
210 E Main St., Ste. E6
Tupelo , MS 38804
(662) 842-1005

Body Therapy by Coco, LLC
111 N Spring St., Ste. 3
Tupelo , MS 38804
(662) 401-5039

MidSouth Pain Treatment Center
218 S Thomas St., Ste. 120
Tupelo , MS 38801
(901) 581-2961

and Stuart Burleson
Tupelo , MS 38804

J & J Excavating, LLC
163 Harvesters Sq.
Tupelo , MS 38801
(662) 871-4617
Mr. Riley Farris
Tupelo , MS 38804

The Madden Crab, Inc.
803 S Gloster St.
Tupelo , MS 38801
(662) 213-8970

1238 W Main St.
Tupelo , MS 38801
(662) 840-9550
2213 W Jackson St.
Tupelo , MS 38801
(662) 842-1858
West Main Medical Clinic
101 N Industrial Rd., Ste. C
Tupelo , MS 38801
(662) 690-4010

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If you are a CDF member and would like to utilize your membership benefits by advertising in CDF's Member's Corner, please submit your
ad as a .jpg or PDF  to ENEWSLETTER@CDFMS.ORG Advertisements must be resubmitted each month.
McLean Leadership Circle Members
BancorpSouth Bank
City of Tupelo Mississippi
North Mississippi Medical Center
Lee County_ Mississippi
Renasant Bank
Chairman's Leadership Circle Members
Tupelo Furniture Market
MTD Products
Jesco Inc. Construction
CREATE Foundation
Cooper Tires
    Tupelo Community Theater Calendar of Events


Selfish Fitness Studio

The Community Development Foundation is the local Chamber of Commerce for Tupelo, Mississippi and the economic development organization for Lee County, Mississippi.  Find out more about CDF: