Weekly E-News - Friday, June 11, 2021
A look ahead at upcoming events and announcements by
the Dubois Chamber of Commerce and our Members
Attention Chamber Members!!
Don't forget to email us your announcements for any upcoming events, promotions or special offers you have!! It's one of your member benefits. Take advantage of it! Please email information by 5pm on Thursdays to:
Announcements, Events and Webinars By Date:
4th of July Parade Float Applications Due By July 1 @ 5pm

SAVE THE DATE!!
The Dubois Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with the Rustic Pine Tavern,
are proud to present,
The Old West Brewfest!!
Saturday, July 31, 2021
12noon - 6pm
Dubois Town Park

More info to follow soon!!

June Events!!
We have lots of great events coming up this month.
Call 455-3429 or email info@bighorn.org to register!


June 10, 2021: Ten Reasons Our Badlands are Anything but Bad Part 1 – 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM via ZOOM with Bruce S. Thompson. Please register with this FORM and we will email you the ZOOM link.

June 12, 2021: Ten Reasons Our Badlands are Anything but Bad Part 2 – 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM at King Fisher Trailhead. Bring a lunch! Please register with this FORM so we know how many to expect.
June 16, 2021: Kid’s Corner: Amazing Animals – Learn about the amazing athleticism of wild animals – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM located at the NBSC. Pre-registration required. $3/student.

June 20, 2021: Botany Hike with Meredith Taylor and Lynn Stewart; Out East Fork Road – Meet at NBSC at 10:00 AM and caravan out to the East Fork for hike. If not meeting at the Center, meet at East Fork Road and Highway 26/287 at 10:15. Hike will be from approximately 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. This event is for current members of the National Bighorn Sheep Center or the Wyoming Native Plant Society. Not a member? Find out how to join here!

June 23, 2021: Kid’s Corner: Pneumonia in Bighorn Sheep – Learn about disease in wild Bighorns and why it is such a problem – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM located at the NBSC. Pre-registration required. $3/student.

Our mission is to provide education and outreach for the national conservation of wild sheep, wildlife, and wildlands. Thank you to all who support our mission of reaching people on behalf of the wild lives we get to live alongside!
General Announcements by the Chamber and Our Members:
Welcome New Chamber Member!

Cornerstone Group Realty,LLC
215 S. Broadway
Riverton, WY. 82501
Tel: (307) 856-1818
Roundup Classifieds and Employment Opportunities:
Stagecoach Inn & Suites
Housekeepers wanted for the summer season.
Either a couple or friends willing to share free living accommodations. Great Hours, and flexible scheduling, but some weekends are required. Good hourly wage and end of season bonus.
Located in Dubois Wyoming in a high traffic area where you can be in the mountains, where we are still free. We are a team oriented employer and we all work hard to a common goal. Family owned and operated for 44+ years.
Please call Debbie at 307-851-2023 for more information.
We are hiring for this summer!

Positions available: Assistant Cook, Baker, Waitstaff, Maintenance, and Housekeeping.
Applicants must be able to stay until September 10th.
Click here and apply now: https://cmranch.com/about/employment/


Looking for a job?
Wyoming at Work has a website with available jobs here in Wyoming. Updated on a regular basis.

For further information, please contact:
Jared Whitehead
Workforce Specialist
POWER Case Manager
WIN Case Manager
Riverton Workforce Center
422 E. Fremont
Riverton, WY 82501
307-856-9231 phone
307-856-3468 fax
jared.whitehead1@wyo.
Resources and support available to businesses and nonprofits:
Governor Gordon Administration Launches New Wyoming
Drought Resources Website
Gordon Administration Launches New Wyoming Drought Resources Website
Timely information is now available detailing drought conditions, current emergency declarations and useful resources for affected areas

Governor Gordon Re-Launches Program to Stimulate
Job Creation in Energy Sector

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon has announced that up to $12 million of remaining CARES Act funds will be used to fund the Energy Rebound Program, which is designed to get more people working in the energy industry. In 2020 the Energy Rebound Program provided badly needed capital for specified oil and gas projects, including drilled but uncompleted ventures, workovers, and reclamation of oil and gas wells through the plugging and abandonment process.
Calling all Wyoming Women Entrepreneurs
WCW Opens Application Period for ‘Woman Entrepreneur Award’
The Wyoming Council for Women (WCW) is seeking nominations for outstanding female entrepreneurs across the Cowboy State for recognition with the annual ‘Woman Entrepreneur Award.’
ServeWyoming promotes collaborative efforts among private, non-profit and governmental organizations that advance community service, volunteer programs and activities in each Wyoming community. We also collaborate with other Corporations for National & Community Service programs such as AmeriCorps*VISTA and Senior Corps. ServeWyoming gives every citizen an opportunity to help solve our biggest challenges in disaster, economic opportunity, education, environmental stewardship, healthy futures, veterans and military families.
For more information on volunteer opportunities, or to list your organizations volunteer needs, visit the website at: https://www.servewyoming.org/
Register To Be a Retailer On The NEW Shop Wyoming Platform
As part of our expanding services within the CARES Act Recovery Program, the Wyoming SBDC Network has created a one-stop e-commerce site for the Wyoming entrepreneurs, called Shop Wyoming. This site allows customers to shop and check out from multiple Wyoming grown businesses at once and will give you an opportunity to reach new and existing customers on a local and national scale all within one unique, state-centric platform.

There is no cost to participate and we provide in-depth training on how it all works upon registration.
Wyoming small businesses now have a simple way to promote their products online via one checkout, at ShopWyoming.com

The project manager for this site is Audrey Jansen, at Audrey.jansen@uwyo.edu.
COVID-19 RESOURCES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES
We have recently expanded our current advising team with supplemental experts in every field of entrepreneurship as part of the The Wyoming SBDC Network CARES Act Recovery Program. Armed with first-hand small business experience, our expanded team of advisors are pulled from all areas of interest and come from a wide variety of industry backgrounds. View their specialties on our resources page and contact your local Wyoming SBDC Network advisor to start creating your response and recovery plan today.

Visit our COVID-19 Resources page to learn more about these new supplemental advisors and to find up to date loan and grant guidance for small businesses.
Chamber Member Benefits:
The Dubois Chamber of Commerce supports our 125+ Chamber Members with a professional marketing mix including our website, social networks, E-news, maps, calendars, and more. We work diligently with our Members to network and gain visibility within the community and beyond.
 
We support the Dubois community in events that allow our member businesses to gain visibility. These major events include the 4th of July Parade, Airport Appreciation Day, Halloween events, Holiday Dubois Delights. We also publish branded events calendars and a map of the Town of Dubois.
 
The Dubois Chamber of Commerce creates business referrals and networking opportunities for our members through in-person meetings, phone calls, networking events, ribbon cuttings, social networking, and content and links throughout all of our electronic marketing.
 
The Chamber of Commerce acts as a source of reference and information for new businesses and families relocating to Dubois.
The Dubois Chamber of Commerce is committed to stimulating the economic health of its partner businesses through promotional activities and services while promoting the unique advantage of the Dubois area as a desirable destination for new businesses and residents.
Please let us know how we can support you and your business!! 
This enews is made possible by a grant graciously provided by the
Wyoming Community Foundation.
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Dubois Chamber of Commerce
708 Meckem Street, Dubois, WY 82513  |  P.O. BOX 632
duboischamber@gmail.com  |  (307) 455-2556