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Chamber Chatter
The latest news and updates from your Kearney Chamber -- Sept. 6, 2019
Member Announcements & Events
Outlaw Up & Give Local | Outlaw Jim & the Whiskey Benders

Join us at Stables on Wednesday, Sept. 11 and enjoy Live Music with Outlaw Jim & the Whiskey Benders (7pm), Dine 2 Donate (6pm-10pm), 50/50 Drawing, Raffle, and Beer & Drink specials.

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KEARNEY/HOLT CAN (Community Acting Now) Coalition meets  Thursday, September 12th at 4:00-5:00 at Kearney City Hall. Please consider joining us to make a difference in the Community and World. 
If you've seen the Banners and Billboards promoting Healthy choices for youth; that's just some of what the Coalitions do. 
Under the guidance of the Northland Coalition and Tri -County Mental Health the Mission Statement says it all.
Through community involvement, leadership, and the sharing of resources, the Northland Coalition promotes and encourages the positive, healthy and safe lifestyle decisions of our youth.
Excelsior Springs Hospital invites you to enjoy a night with women just like you, who are seeking an evening filled with fun, friendship and laughter.
·   FREE Giveaways 
·  FREE Raffles 
·  FREE food and drinks
The evenings speaker will be Captain Will Akin with the Clay County Sheriff's Office at 7 pm. He will be sharing current information on Situational Awareness.
Numerous Vendors will be available including: Damsel in Defense, Junk’d up Chics, Lilac Woods, Limelife, Love Heart Designs, Moxie Chalk Design, Paisley Candle Co., Post and much more! Hope to see you there!!!
Excelsior Springs Hospital would like to invite members of our community and local chamber members for a demonstration of our new da Vinci Surgical System on
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 5 PM – 7 PM.
 With this new robotic system, the surgeon is 100% in control of the robotic-assisted da Vinci System, which translates his hand movements into smaller, more precise movements of tiny instruments inside the patient's body. The 3D-HD vision system provides surgeons a highly magnified view, virtually extending their eyes and hands into the patient.
Drinks and appetizers will be available.
Promote your business on the 102.7FM Kearney Business Spotlight show! The Kearney Business Spotlight is a 30 minute pre-recorded interview show sponsored by First Missouri Bank, and airs every Monday and Wednesday at noon on 102.7FM and You will have 30 minutes to promote all facets of your business to our listening audience in a relaxed, conversational interview. To schedule your interview, please call Brian at 816-826-1111 or email .
Members, share your events, happenings, offers, specials and sales in the Chamber Chatter Member Announcements by simply submitting your information by Thursday each week to Stacie .
Business of the Month
Farmers Insurance - Daniel Lechner

Dan and Mindy are fabulous to work with! They made the transition of changing insurance carriers so ... easy and go above and beyond to serve their clients which is exactly the type of service I look for.

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Meetings & Events
Sept. 10 - Shop Local Campaign Committee Meeting
Sept. 11 - Welcome Committee Meeting
Sept. 11 - Outlaw Up & Give Local @ Stables
Sept. 16 - Kearney Brochure Update Committee Meeting
Sept. 17 – Marketing Committee Meeting
Sept. 19 - Business After Hours @ Tobacco Barn Farm
Sept. 24 – Budget Committee Meeting
Sept. 24 – Board of Directors Meeting
Sept. 24 - Chamber Office Ribbon Cutting
Sept. 25 - Quarterly Breakfast
Sept. 30 - Kearney Brochure Update Committee Meeting
Meet and build relationships with business people from Kearney Area companies and organizations representing a variety of industries.
Thursday, September 19
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
18503 MO 33 Hwy, Holt, MO
Our Sponsor Hosts are

Enjoy light hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine, and soft drinks. Brief presentation at 5:30 p.m.
by our Host/Sponsors.
Join us for our Ribbon Cutting to celebrate the successful re-location of the Kearney Chamber of Commerce office in the First Missouri Bank Building.
Tuesday, September 24
11:30 - 1:00 PM
455 Sam Barr Drive, Suite 103
Kearney, MO

Completed just over a year ago, the new office, donated by First Missouri Bank, will be officially opened with a ribbon-cutting at 12:00pm led by the Kearney Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and First Missouri Bank Vice President, Randy Pogue.

The community is invited to attend with a light lunch and door prizes.
Join us for a FREE networking event designed for members to meet and build relationships over a continental breakfast. Registration requested.
Wednesday, September 25
7:30 - 8:30 AM
Location TBA

Host and Sponsor opportunities available. Contact Stacie.

Guest Speaker Deena James, President & CEO of Cowell James Forge Insurance Group, will be sharing information on the Chamber Benefit Plan , a new health plan for for small businesses offered through the MO Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Employer FAQs.
Member Benefits
Member Renewals
Above & Beyond Club
Chamber Partners
Please update your records to reflect the new mailing address for the Kearney Chamber of Commerce:
455 Sam Barr Drive, Suite 103, Kearney, MO 64060