Midway Chamber of Commerce December 11, 2018
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  • Leadership Award Nominations are OPEN!
  • December Monthly Luncheon & Nonprofit Celebration
  • $5 Calendars for Sale!
  • WILL Power Event: Self-Care Prioritizing You
  • Office Space Rental

Leadership Award Nominations are Open

The Midway Chamber of Commerce has a proud commitment
 of honoring leaders within our organization.The awards recognize leading businesses, nonprofits and individuals who go above and beyond in their support of the Chamber and Midway community through volunteering of their time, staff and other resources.

But we need your help!   Nominate an organization or individual today. You will find all of the necessary information below and you may nominate in more than one category. A member breakdown for each category (with exception to Volunteer of the Year) is linked below for your convenience.  

Submit a nomination & you will be entered   to be our guest at an upcoming
monthly luncheon.

You can find a history of recipients  here

Submit your nomination to  beth@midwaychamber.com
 by December 14.
December Monthly Luncheon
Celebration of Nonprofits
Join us for one of highly attended luncheons, our Non-profit Celebration Luncheon Event:

"Optimizing the Volunteer Relationship" 
Our December Monthly Luncheon and Celebration of Nonprofits is a jam packed day starting with the Nonprofit Expo, use this to connect and learn about fellow
Midway Chamber of Commerce members. This leads to our December Monthly Luncheon. 


9-9:30 a.m. Registration, pastries & coffee
  • 9:30-11:00 a.m.- Panel Discussion Featuring: Kate Schaefers, AARP Minnesota Volunteer State President
  • Jim Scheibel, former director SeniorCorps & professor, 
Hamline University 
  • Jesse Change, MN Council of Nonprofits VISTA Coordinator 
  • Karmit Bulman, Minnesota Association for Volunteer Administration Executive Director, Moderator

11 a.m. Noon- Non Profit Expo
Noon- December Monthly Luncheon
Susan Brower, Minnesota State Demographer will present:
"Minnesota's Changing Demographics and What It Means for Our Workforce"

Date/Time Information :
Wednesday, Dec. 19
9:00 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Hamline University
Anderson Student Center
774 Snelling Ave North
St. Paul, MN 55104

Non Profit Member - $25 Morning Seminar , Expo & Luncheon
For Profit Member - $35.00 Expo & Luncheon Only
For Profit Member- $50.00 Morning Seminar, Expo & Luncheon
Non Member - $50 Expo & Luncheon Only
**Luncheon passes can be used for this event**

Thank you to our sponsors
Presenting Sponsor: Supporting Sponsor:
Seminar Sponsors:
Expo Sponsors:
Education Sponsor:
Centennial Calendar Sale!

As the holiday's approach, make sure to order a
Midway Chamber of Commerce Centennial Calendar, they are $5 per calendar!
These make a perfect client holiday gifts as well as internal use while showing your pride in the Midway and the Midway Chamber of Commerce. Take advantage of this opportunity!

Calendar Pricing

  • $5 Per Calendar

We are 100-years old!
Join us for our largest event of the year!
It is a spectacular evening of fellowship,food & our annual Leadership Awards.
Our Centennial Celebration will feature:
·      2019's Leadership Awards
·      Music by the South Side Aces 
·      Electronic Auction- Stay tuned for exciting auction offerings. 
·       Live Auction- Stay tuned for exciting auction offerings. 
·       Cocktail reception & dinner
·       & more

$125 per person
**Special rate for new members and nonprofits with fewer than 10 employees**
Please call the office at 651-646-2636 or email  beth@midwaychamber.com .
InterContinental Hotel, St Paul Riverfront
11 E Kellogg Boulevard
St Paul, MN 55101
Date/Time Information:
Saturday, February 9
5:30-9:00 p.m.
***Tables and sponsorship opportunities are available-
please contact the office for more information.*
Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor
Thank You to our Current Sponsors:

DEADLINE EXTENDED- Donate to our auction & support us during our 100th year.
We will recognize our donors in the following ways:   
  • Item listed, including the name of your organization, on the bidding site which will be seen seven days prior to and at the event. The auction will be seen by approx. 500 people.

  •  Item will be displayed with the name of your organization at the event

  •  Recognition on the Midway Chamber of Commerce website

Donating is easy!
Please fill out the  Donation Form   & submit to beth@midwaychamber.com .
Thank you for your generosity!
Heat yourself up during the cold Minnesota winter by trying a spicy dish from Bangkok Thai Deli! Not spicy items also available. 
 Join us as we celebrate and support our local businesses along the Green Line. Every month we visit a restaurant on or near the Green Line! 

Bangkok Thai Deli
333 University Avenue W
Saint Paul, MN 55103

Date/Time Information:
Thursday, January 3
Noon-1 p.m.

Self Care: Prioritizing You
Self-care is a powerful strategy to engage in activities that aid us to gain or maintain an optimal level of overall health, which includes physical, psychological, emotional, social, and spiritual components of our well-being.

Please join us as Rachel Bents shares her insights before our breakout session where the conversation continues. 

Rachel Bents, M.A., M.Ed., Certified Personal Trainer & Nutrition Coach has over 20 years of experience coaching, training and motivating people to be their best selves. 

Urban Growler
2325 Endicott Street
St. Paul, MN 55114

Date/Time Information:
Thursday, Jan 24
4:30-6:30 pm

This is a free event, but please let us know you are attending. 

Thank you event sponsors
Searching for an office space?
Come be our office neighbor, the office suite is fully furnished and ready for immediate move in !
Amenities include:
*Parking Ramp- one space included
*Office Furniture, Internet & Copier
*Conference Room for 12, access to an additional one for 50
*Secure Heated Bike Storage
*Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
*On site Storage Room
*Fitness Center
*Adjacent to Green Line & Numerous Bus Routes
*Conveniently located on the Corner of Snelling & University

Length of lease is negotiable; send us an email: beth@midwaychamber.com
or call the office at 651-646-2636
Thank you Renewing Members

All American Self Storage

Association for Non-Smokers Minnesota

Culver's Midway

Keystone Community Services

Landon Group, LLC

Murray Middle School

Union Park District Council
President's Circle Sponsors:
Director's Circle Sponsors:
Associates Circle Sponsors:
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