Chamber E-Connection
Marshall Area Chamber Weekly Events Newsletter
April 5, 2019
In This Issue
Everyday Leader
MAFAC Artist Reception
American Creed
SMSU Women's Leadership Conference
Social Media Breakfast
Southwest MN Orchestra
Marshall Small Engine Business After Hours
MAYP Luncheon
Let's Connect
Administrative Professionals Day Training
Ambassador Visits
Pipeline Program
Downtown Kiosk Ads
Marshall Community Foundation Spring Grants
2019 Chamber Coupon Books coming in March
E-Connection Policies

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(507) 626-1050

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Marshall, MN 56258
(507) 532-0418

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Marshall, MN 56258
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Everyday Leader
April 9, 2019
Robust lineup for the Spring Leadership Conference includes:
Joe Schmit
Eduardo Garcia
George Niemann

Friday, April 5th (Today!) is the last day for Registration!
MAFAC Artist Reception: High School Art Stars

   April 2-May 10, 2019
Artists Reception: Monday, April 8 | 6-8 P.M.

American Creed: Civic Engagement

   Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Noon - SMSU Charter Hall 201
6:30 PM - Marshall Library

Women's Leadership Conference


Thursday, April 11, 2019
SMSU Conference Center

Social Media Breakfast


Tuesday, April 9 at 8 a.m.
Marshall-Lyon County Library

Register here for the February  Social  Media  Breakfast.
Join us on  Facebook to stay up-to-date on upcoming events.

Southwest MN Orchestra: From Darkness into Light


Saturday, April 13, 2019
7:30 p.m., The Schwan Community Center for the Performing Arts

For more information, contact 507-537-7103 or

Marshall Small Engine Business After Hours

Thursday, April 18th
5-7 PM
Marshall Small Engine
Marshall Area Young Professionals Luncheon

When: Tuesday, April 16th (12-1 PM)
Where: Westside School (500 S 4th St)

Bill Mulso and Scott Monson will discuss the upcoming school referendum. Marshall Public Schools' residents will decide whether to invest in District-wide improvements to meet the needs of today's students and those to follow for years to come. The vote will take place on May 14th, 2019. In addition to the discussion, we will get the chance tour Westside school.

Let's Connect

When: Thursday, April 18th (7:30-9 AM)
Where: AmericInn (1406 E Lyon St)

Who wants to talk about their business?  Who wants more leads?  Check out our networking event that gives you a chance to show off your company with your one minute verbal commercial while enjoying a light breakfast and learning about other local businesses.  Be sure to bring brochures to display and business cards to share!

Thank you to the  AmericInn  for sponsoring this event!

Administrative Professionals Day Training


Wednesday, April 24
SWWC - Marshall Office

Dr. Robert Hennen, D.C. from HealthSource Chiropractic of Marshall will also share some stretching techniques specifically for those that are at a desk all day and participants will get to take home a lacrosse ball to do exercises at home.

Ambassador Visits
711 West College Drive, Building 1
(701) 840-3464

Grace Life Church Progress Award
New Addition - 601 E College Dr
(507) 532-3187

Pipeline Program

Minnesota Office of Higher Education announced the opening of the latest round of PIPELINE Dual Training grants to help address workforce needs through employment based dual training.  Employers in Advanced Manufacturing, Agriculture, Health Care, and IT can apply for up to $150,000 to pay for up to $6,000 for the cost of a new or current employee's related instruction (formal education).  The online application is due May 10 with final supporting documents due May 17.
Please consider sharing either the message at the bottom of this email or simply include the links to the application and the program with this news to send to your contacts and members as we hope to have wide participation in this year's round of funding.

Kiosk Ads Available

4 Spots Available

to advertise on the kiosks in downtown Marshall for $250.00. The advertisement agreements run for
12 months starting on June 1st, 2019 through May 31st, 2020. 
Please note: this is a first-come 
first-serve basis with limited spots. 
If you are interested, please email


Marshall Community Foundation Spring Grants

 The Marshall Community Foundation (MCF) is pleased to announce that our spring grant cycle has begun.  We are accepting applications from Marshall non-profits to support the great work they do in our community.
Please share this information with your network.  The application process has now changed, and the entire application can be completed/submitted here:
The deadline for completion is end of day Friday, May 3.  Please email if you have an questions with the new application.
Grant requests may be submitted for up to $5,000 and must align with the foundation's priorities of:
  • Community Improvement
  • Diversity
  • Wellness
  • Youth Development
We prefer to fund new/enhanced programs and partnerships or one-time projects.
The Marshall Community Foundation is one of over 20 community foundations established via partnership with the Southwest Initiative Foundation.  A local advisory board identifies needs in the community, grants dollars to local non-profits, and raises funds to grow the endowment.  Earnings from the foundation's endowment are used to fund grants offered twice per year.  MCF has granted over $140,000 since it's founding. 
Donations to MCF are always welcome.  Donations are tax deductible as allowed by law.  Donations are accepted online via

2019 Chamber Coupon Books

Books are $25 with over $2,600 in savings! 


Groups selling books:
Marshall Mops
MHS Track
United Way
SW Swim Club
Relay for Life-Betsy Jo Kack
Marshall Area Wrestling
Marshall HS Girls Hockey
PEO Chapter AS
Prairie Home Hospice
Prairie Dance Alliance
Lakeview School After Prom
Friends of the Library
St. Stephen Church Youth Group

Shop Local | Live Local | Shop Marshall
For additional information contact
the Marshall Area Chamber
at (507)532-4484 or email

Chamber Member Job Postings             
  • Avera Marshall
    • C.N.A. - Sign on bonus & We could pay 100% of your college 
    • Housekeeping - No holidays!
    • Housekeeping Lead - Full Time!
    • Orthopedics Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
    • Nursing Service Supervisor
    • Echo/Vascular Technologist
    • EMT - Avera Tyler
    • Housekeeping - 13 hours/2 weeks!
    • Housekeeping - Days!
    • Licensed Practical Nurse - Avera Tyler - As Needed!
    • LPN or MA - Avera Tyler Clinic - As Needed!
    • Patient Care Technician - Med/Surg
    • Pediatrics Clinic RN or LPN - Part Time, days!
    • Registered Nurse - Avera Tyler - As Needed!
    • Registered Nurse - Med/Surg As needed!
    • Ultrasound Tech - As needed!
    • Registered Nurse - Emergency Department
    • Patient Service Rep/Registration - As needed
    • Dietary Aide - Part Time!
    • Radiologic Technologist - As needed!
    • Registered Nurse - Dialysis
    • Registered Nurse - Med/Surg - Several Positions
    • Housekeeping - As Needed!
    • Surgical Technologist
  • North Star Mutual Insurance Company
    • Summer Temporary Part-time
  • Big Stone Therapies
    • Physical Therapist - Home Health
  • Schwan's Company
    • Class A CDL Short Haul Driver - $4K Sign-On Bonus
    • Customer Service Associate
    • Engineering Change Coordinator
    • Food Scientist
    • Labeling Associate
    • Laboratory Technician
    • Line Attendant - Seasonal
    • Line Attendant, 1st Shift, $13/hour
    • Line Attendant, 2nd Shift, $13/hour
    • Machine Operator, 6am-6pm, $17+
    • Machine Operator, 6pm-6am, $18.50+
    • Material Handler, 6:30am - 3:30pm (start at 3am 1-2 times/week)
    • Material Handler, 6:45am-3:15pm
    • Material Handler, M-F 7am-4pm
    • Production Supervisor, 2nd Shift
    • Route Sales Representative, $45K-$55K, $4K Sign-On Bonus!
    • Route Team Lead, $52K-$58K, $4K Sign-On Bonus!
    • Sanitation Associate, $17.50
    • Sr IS Project Manager
    • Trade Spend Coordinator
  • Boulder Creek Assisted Living
    • Charge Nurse
    • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Marshall Area YMCA
    • Building Supervisor
    • Member Services Staff
    • Custodian
    • Group Exercise Instuctor - Yoga
    • Sports & Recreation Coordinator
  • Southwest Minnesota State University
    • Assistant Professor of Culinology
    • Assistant Professor of Spanish
    • Director of Facilities (Physical Plant Manager)
    • Director of Professional Educator Services
    • Office and Administrative Specialist, Senior
  • City of Marshall
    • Driver Education Classroom Instructor
  • VAST Broadband
    • Business Account Executive
    • Residential Sales Rep
  • Doherty Staffing Specialists
    • Bilingual HR Recruiter - Entry Level
  • Pizza Ranch
    • All crew positions
  • Marshall Public Schools
    • Custodial Substitutes - $14.31 per hour
    • School Crossing Guard Substitute $12.85 per shift
    • Administrative Support - Entry Level
  • US Bank
    • Leasing Specialist 2
  • Ramada
    • Bartender - Shay's Restaurant and Lounge
    • Restaurant Supervisor - Shay's Restaurant and Lounge
  • Canby Inn & Suites
    • Hotel Front Desk Clerk
  • Marshall Area Chamber/CVB
    • Marketing Internship
    • Marshall Downtown Business Association (MDBA) Internship
  • Sundance Auto
    • Receptionist
  • Jonti-Craft
    • Summer Help

Any Chamber me mber may submit job postings! Ask about your login by 
emailing or c all the Chamber at 532-4484.

Chamber E-Connection Guidelines and Policies

Newsletter Goals and Audience
The purpose of the Chamber E-Connection newsletter is to share our members' events with  other business and community members. It is an informational newsletter and helps to promote  our member businesses and their events.
Each Friday, our newsletter is sent to over 1,500 individuals. Our separate emails are sent to  the same list, but are held especially for our Chamber events and Business After Hours.

Newsletter Policy
E-Connection events are included based on requests from the member business. The following criteria are requested by the Marshall Area Chamber for event submissions:
  • Events flyers or submissions must be an actual event. We do not include sales or promotions.
  • Events can be included in the E-Connection for one week free of charge,
    and you have the option of adding one additional week for $10. 
  • Submissions must be sent the Wednesday prior to that Friday's
    E-Connection to be included to

  • All event flyers are for Marshall Area Chamber of Commerce members only. 
Any Chamber member businesses events can be submitted to
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Marshall Area Chamber of Commerce
118 West College Drive
Marshall, MN 56258
(507) 532-4484