Monday, September 14, 2020 I serving the tri-state region
RIBBON CUTTINGS
Thur Sept 17 - Ribbon Cutting at 2:00 PM with the City of Sioux City celebrating a new bike lane on Leech Ave., 2700 Leech Ave.
Fri Sept 18 - Ribbon Cutting at 10:00 AM for new Chamber member, Prior2IPO, 2820 Hamilton Blvd.
Fri Sept 18 - Ribbon Cutting at 4:00 PM for the Siouxland Expo Center, 550 South Lafayette St. They are celebrating their Grand Opening.
Thur Sept 24 - Ribbon Cutting at 10:00 AM for new Chamber member, Pump & Pantry, 400 West Elk St., Jackson, NE.
CHAMBER RESOURCES
[The Vault]
Panel Discussions by Members for Members

In this session of "The Vault" Todd Rausch, Regional Director of our local Small Business Development Center (SBDC), provides an overview of SBDC and its services that small businesses can take advantage of.
UPCOMING CHAMBER EVENTS
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)

Dustin VandeHoef, Special Assistant for Agriculture with Senator Joni Ernst's office will be our guest speaker. He will provide an update on legislative issues facing the ag industry and will be available for questions and answers with participants.

Please RSVP to Heidi Reinking. If Zoom is preferred, the meeting link will be sent to you after you RSVP.
Thursday, September 17, 2020
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Stone Bru - 5820 Sunnybrook Dr.
Hosted by:
Stone Bru is celebrating their newest Siouxland location. This is Stone Bru's 4th location, joining the stores on Gordon Drive, in Dakota Dunes and in Vern Eide Honda. All attendees are encouraged to bring and wear a mask, and practice appropriate social distancing. Hand sanitizing stations will be available.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Virtually via Zoom

Click here to join the Zoom meeting
or login to Zoom and
use Meeting ID: 880 5148 3703
or dial in 1-312-626-6799.

IEDA's Shop Iowa Program

Jim Thompson with the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) will provide an overview of the new Shop Iowa Program. Shop Iowa has been established to support Iowa retailers during this unprecedented time by offering an online marketplace. The program is funded through IEDA through June 2021. Join us on Zoom to learn more about this marketing tool
Friday, September 25, 2020
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)

Growing up in Siouxland, Emily Ross always had a love for animals. But how could she turn that passion into a business? Join us for Entrepreneur Hour to find out how a born and raised Siouxland animal lover started Lots of Love Pet Care.

Please RSVP to Heidi Reinking and let her know if you will attend in person or Zoom.
COMMUNITY EVENTS

Wed Oct 28 - Increasing Access and Opportunity Virtual Event, 9:00 AM to Noon. October is National Disability Employment Awareness month. Learn about accommodations in the workplace from subject matter experts and business partners. E-mail michelle.krefft@iowa.gov to reserve your spot.
NEW INVESTORS
Corey Larkin, Owner
202 N. Derby Lane
North Sioux City, SD 57049

Thomas Ramold, General Manager
5001 Sergeant Rd.
Sioux City, IA 51106
So far, 65.2% of all housing units in the U.S. have self-responded online, by phone or by mail. Our tri-state self-response rate ranges from 65 to 70%.

If you have not yet responded please do so TODAY!

To fill out the census you
may do it 3 ways:

Phone - 844.330.2020
By Mail - must be postmarked before September 30
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? We offer coffee for your home, office, coffee shop, cafe, restaurant, wholesale and retail. We also offer fundraising opportunities for a variety of organizations.

How many years has your business been a Chamber member? We have been a member of the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce for 4 years.

What do you enjoy most about being a Chamber member? We love how the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce promotes our business! Even more importantly, they have promoted Chamber members the past 6 months during COVID-19 and made it fun with their BINGO cards, Zoom meetings, etc.

What is a fun or surprising fact about your business? Jumpy Monkey Coffee has been a family-owned small business since 2003 and became a women-owned small business in 2018.