Monday, October 19, 2020 I serving the tri-state region
STAY...SHOP...and SUPPORT Siouxland
by participating in our online auction!

Here's how you can be part of the action!
  1. Donate a gift certificate valued at a minimum of $25 to your business or from another Siouxland Chamber member for the auction.
  2. Donate an item to be auctioned that fits one of the following categories: Unique, rare, collectible Siouxland keepsakes; Authentic, autographed memorabilia or staycation/vacation
  3. VIEW, BID & WIN during the auction. Online bidding begins on November 16 and ends November 22.


RIBBON CUTTINGS
Tue Oct 20 - Ribbon Cutting at 9:30 AM for new Chamber member, High Ground Café and Espresso Bar, 202 N. Derby Lane, North Sioux City, SD. They are celebrating their Grand Opening.
Tue Oct 27 - Ribbon Cutting at 9:30 AM for new Chamber member, Acu-Plus Chiropractic, 1901 Cornhusker Dr., South Sioux City, NE.
UPCOMING CHAMBER EVENTS


RETAIL ROUNDTABLE
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)

This month's topic is "Tips to Hire the Right Person(s) - What is Deselection?" presented by Linda Krei with ActionCOACH XL Edge.

Please RSVP to Heidi Reinking and let her know if you will attend in person or Zoom. A Zoom link will be sent to you after we receive your RSVP.
Government Relations
Friday, October 23, 2020
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)

If you would like to participate by Zoom
login and use Meeting ID: 818 7532 0897 and
Passcode: 700610
or dial in 312-626-6799.

We will be reviewing the results of the 2021 Iowa legislative survey and revise our legislative agenda for the upcoming session. The in person meeting will be held in the lower level conference room with plenty of room to social distance.
Friday, October 30, 2020
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)

Growing up in Sturgis, SD, owning her own business wasn't on the horizon. But, marrying a Siouxlander, moving to Sergeant Bluff, and realizing the community needed a coffee shop, gift store, meeting spot, and Pinterest project headquarters was! Join us for this month's Entrepreneur Hour and learn about the journey that led Cyndi Nelson to create Hawks Coffee Shop.

Please RSVP to Heidi Reinking and let her know if you will attend in person or Zoom. A Zoom link will be sent to you after we receive your RSVP.
COMMUNITY EVENTS

Tue Oct 20 - Thur Oct 22 - Young Professionals of Iowa (YPIowa) Virtual Conference. Our local young professionals group, Sioux City Growth Organization, invites you to attend the YPIowa Conference. This year's conference is virtual and spread over three days. Each day features a 90-minute session with a unique spin on the "better normal" theme. Find out more about the sessions and register here.

Thur Oct 22 - Livestream 25th Anniversary Raptor Release Facebook Live Virtual Event at 2:00 PM. The Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center is commemorating their 25th Anniversary by releasing three rehabilitated birds of prey back into the wild in Woodbury County live on Facebook. This virtual celebration can be viewed here.

Wed Oct 28 - 1st Annual Trunk or Treat Event, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM at Courtyard by Marriott Sioux City Downtown/Convention Center. This is a free event - trick or treaters will start at the Courtyard Sioux City Downtown and head down Historic 4th Street. Find out more here.

Thur Nov 19 - Sat Nov 21 - Big Brothers Big Sisters 2020 Tour of Homes at The Warrior Hotel, 525 6th St. Get into the holiday spirit by visiting five gorgeous, professionally decorated suites and apartments at the newly renovated Warrior Hotel. Get your tickets and find out more here.

View more Chamber member
events here.
Please complete our 2021 Iowa Legislative Issues Survey by 5:00 PM on Tuesday, October 20, 2020. If you enter your contact information at the end of the survey, you will have a chance to win a $50 gift card from the Chamber member of your choice.
OCTOBER CHAMBER
ANNIVERSARIES
The following businesses and organizations are observing milestone anniversaries as Siouxland Chamber of Commerce investors.

50 Years
Midwest Technology
Stifel, Nicolaus & Company
The Catholic Globe

30 Years
Siouxland CARES About Substance Abuse

20 Years
Anderson Heating & Cooling
NAI United

15 Years
K & B Transportation Inc.
Knife River Midwest

5 Years
1008 Key Club
Family Healthcare of Siouxland-Morningside
Kahill's
SBI General & Mechanical
Siouxland Federal Credit Union-North Sioux City
Support Siouxland Soldiers
Third Judicial District Juvenile Court Services

1 Year
Corinne's Cleaning Plus
Costello Property Management/Prairie Trail Village Apartments
Costello Property Management/Tallgrass I/II Village Apartments
Costello Property Management/Windcrest Village Apartments
Hawks Coffee Shop
Lamb Arts Regional Theatre
Little Priest Tribal College
STRIVE Health + Wellness
#MemberMonday
What services do you offer? We offer executive recruitment, clerical staffing, industrial staffing, and human resources.

How many years has your business been a Chamber member? We have been a member of the Siouxland Chamber for seven years.

What do you enjoy most about being a Chamber member? We enjoy getting to know other businesses and seeing our business community come together to support each other.

What is a fun or surprising fact about your business? A surprising fact about Elite Staffing is that the majority of our candidates in our talent pool are confidential and will not apply to external job posts.