Monday, September 28, 2020 I serving the tri-state region
CHAMBER RESOURCES
IEDA's Shop Iowa Program

Jim Thompson with the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) provided an overview of the new Shop Iowa Program at last week's Small Business Education Series. If you missed it, click here to download and view the PowerPoint presentation.
Deadline to complete the Census is September 30, 2020.
UPCOMING CHAMBER EVENTS
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)
Join us as we welcome Princess Reema, Saudi Arabia's first female Ambassador to the United States as our guest speaker. Princess Reema will join us via Zoom to discuss her work with the empowerment of women in her Kingdom.

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. Also, please include with your RSVP any questions you have for our Q&A session with Princess Reema.

Click here for Princess Reema's Full Bio.
Government Relations

Friday, October 9, 2020
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
Virtually via Zoom

Click here to join the Zoom meeting
or login to Zoom and
use Meeting ID: 842 6355 0491 and
Passcode: 161994
or dial in 1-312-626-6799.

Matt Everson with National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), will be our guest speaker. NFIB is the voice of small business--a member driven organization advocating for America's small and independent business owners in Washington, D.C., and all 50 state capitals. Matt will share NFIB's legislative priorities and also some commentary on the upcoming election.
COMMUNITY EVENTS

Mon Sept 28 - Wed Sept 30 - Learn About the Girl Scouts in person or virtually. Sept 28 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Mater Dei School Yard, 3719 Ridge Ave. or Sept 29 & 30 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Girl Scout Leadership Center, 1515 Zenith Dr. If you would like to attend virtually via zoom click here to register or click here to learn more.

Sun Oct 4 - 2020 Siouxland Walk to End Alzheimer's. This year's event is not an in-person gathering - instead, walk in small teams of friends and family. Click here to learn more, donate or start a team.

Mon Oct 5 - Hush Hush 2020 benefiting the LaunchPAD Children's Museum, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Warrior Hotel, 525 6th St. Purchase your tickets, find out more or donate here.

Thur Oct 29 - Siouxland Community Trick or Treat from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Tyson Events Center. They are currently looking for businesses to participate and hand out candy - the event is free to participate in and they will provide your business with an 8 ft. table and two chairs. Please email the Tyson Events Center (Enzo Carannante or Meghan Carannante) if your business is interested in participating.
NEW INVESTORS
Tom Steinhauer, Owner
3929 Floyd Blvd.
Sioux City, IA 51108
Did you know?
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It's easy! If you haven't already, just download and complete this questionnaire and send it to McKenzie to be put in our weekly drawing to be the featured member.
SEPTEMBER CHAMBER
ANNIVERSARIES
The following businesses and organizations are observing milestone anniversaries as Siouxland Chamber of Commerce investors.

50 Years
Meyer Brothers Funeral Homes - Stone Park Blvd.
Scheels All Sports

30 Years
Skyline Bar & Casino

15 Years
College Center

10 Years
Casey's General Store - Floyd
Casey's General Store - Hamilton
Casey's General Store - Lewis
Northwestern Mutual - Hinton

5 Years
Dog & Pony Productions
Dr. Pepper Snapple Group
Family 1st Dental of South Sioux City
Hampton Inn & Suites - No. Sioux
Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton - Sioux City
Keller Williams Siouxland
United Real Estate Solutions - Anne Danielson

1 Year
Farm Bureau Financial Services - Andy Newton
Lila Mae's House
Midlands Clinic/Vascular & Intervention
PartyFun Rentals
Smith's Professional Cleaning Service
SpotOn
The Wax Room
Thrivent Financial - Chad Robinson
Uncommon Grounds
Ziegler CAT
#MemberMonday
What services do you offer? The Junior League of Sioux City is an organization of women committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women through training, and improving the community through meaningful projects.

How many years has your business been a Chamber member? We have been a member of the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce for 35 years!

What do you enjoy most about being a Chamber member? The members of the Junior League of Sioux City enjoy networking with other caring community members through our participation in the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce. We also appreciate the chance to promote our Discovery Shop on West 7th St. and highlight our community accomplishments through various outlets the Chamber offers.

What is a fun or surprising fact about your business? In 2020/2021 the Junior League of Sioux City is celebrating its 100th Anniversary! To celebrate, we will be holding a gala in April at the Warrior Hotel and special events throughout the year.