January 4, 2022

Connector
Catalyst
Convener
For Business Growth
Thank you to our
January eNews Sponsor:

5180 Golden Foothill Pkwy., Ste. 210
El Dorado Hills
(866) 647-8844

BREWFEST PROCEEDS HELPING OTHERS
Incoming Chairman of the Board, Craig Badolian, presents a $2,500 check to EDH Firefighters’ Foundation President and Battalion Chief, John Johnston.

Paying it Forward
The Chamber’s Board of Directors approved year-end contributions, and were pleased to allot proceeds from El Dorado Hills Brewfest, presented by RCP Construction on 9/11/21. Two $2,500 checks are awarded to:

- The El Dorado Hills Community Foundation for their Grizzly Flats Fund to aid victims of the Caldor Fire

- The El Dorado Hills Firefighters’ Foundation to help support their ongoing efforts in the community

Save the date for this year's Brewfest to be held on September 10, 2022!
SAVE THE DATE - FEB 17
2021 Business of the Award Winners, pictured with elected officials' representatives
You Are Invited
34th Annual Installation & Business Awards 

Thursday, February 17, 2022
6:00 - 8:30 PM
Serrano Country Club

Look for your invitation in the mail mid-January. Your early reply is highly encouraged, as there will be limited seating.
BIZ AWARDS NOMINATIONS DUE JAN 15
Nominations are due January 15, 2022 to the El Dorado Hills Chamber office. 
El Dorado Hills Chamber 2021 Business of the Year Awards
You are invited to nominate a fellow business or yourself for the 2021 Business of the Year Awards. Categories for this year’s Business of the Year Awards include:
·    Home-Based Business
·    Young Entrepreneur
·    Start-Up Business
·    Small Business
·    Excellence in Business
Criteria for awards include financial health, accomplishments, community involvement, and business plans in response to COVID-19 restrictions.
REACH NEW EDH RESIDENTS - FREE
New Welcome Bags
Now in its 7th year running strong, Welcome Bags bring your branded swag for free to new EDH residents. This is another benefit of membership that we are happy to continue. Don't miss this impactful opportunity, RSVP now. Items will be accepted at our Chamber January 3rd - 14th, 2022.
HR POSTERS 2022
Substantial discount when you purchase through the El Dorado Hills Chamber.
2022 California & Federal Employment Posters
You must post a compliant Employment Poster in a conspicuous place in the workplace where all employees and applicants can see it. The poster also must include information about your workers’ compensation benefits, payday schedule and emergency contacts. You may need to order several to ensure that your business, branches and satellite offices are displaying the poster according to the law. Failure to comply can result in severe penalties and fines by the state of California. If any of your company’s workers are Spanish-speaking, you will need to order the Spanish version.
MEMBER PERKS: JOB LISTINGS
Employment Opportunities: Job Postings are now upgraded and continue to be FREE for Chamber Members and competitively priced for non-members. You can now post your own job listings HERE.
2022 EVENTS
Save the Dates!
Interested in hosting or sponsoring an event? Get that extra marketing support this year with our many affordable options. Contact us for details on how we can help boost your business. Cheers to 2022!

HWY 50 CORRIDOR POWER LUNCH - JAN 14
Regional Networking
Who: El Dorado Hills, Folsom, and Rancho Cordova Chamber Members & Affiliates
What: Hwy 50 Corridor Power Lunch
Where: Steve's Pizza, Folsom
When: Friday, January 14th @ 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Why: Expand your network and safely connect with regional partners.
Lunch is $25 and given directly to the restaurant. Current health and safety guidelines will be in place.
CO-CHAMBER MIXER - JAN 18
Business After Hours
Who: El Dorado Hills and Folsom Chamber Members & Affiliates
What: Co-Chamber Mixer, "Business After Hours"
Where: Mas Taco Bar
When: Tuesday, January 18th @ 5:30 - 7:00 PM
Why: Support our Members and enjoy a night out to meet new ones! Current health and safety guidelines will be in place.
COFFEE & COMMERCE - JAN 26
ELDO Young Professionals 2022 Kick-Off at our Breakfast Mixer!
Who: El Dorado Hills Chamber Members & Affiliates
What: Morning Mixer, including ELDO YP Kick-Off
Where: The Mimosa House
When: Wednesday, January 26th @ 7:30 - 9:00 AM
Why: Start your day right with a delicious breakfast and company! Current health and safety guidelines will be in place.
BUSINESS BUILDER BUFFET - FEB 2
Keynote Speaker
Mr. Dylan Wiseman
Attorney and Shareholder with Buchalter, A Professional Corporation
Catering by the healthy & delicious Off The Vine Catering
Updates on 2022 Labor Laws
Who: Chamber Members & Affiliates
What: Business Builder Buffet
Where: Hills Church, 800 White Rock Rd., EDH
When: Wednesday, February 2nd, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Why: Hear the latest updates on 2022 labor laws, welcome new and renewing Members, and meet new contacts. Topic subject to change. Current health & safety guidelines will be in place.
Thank you to our February Luncheon Sponsor
MEMBER NEWS & EVENTS
MORE is excited to announce our premiere event which focuses on the amazing one-of-a-kind art created by people with intellectual and developmental disabilities will happen virtually in 2022. Supporters of MORE can participate in this event through sponsorships, ticket purchases, art purchases and silent auctions. Art sales will begin Friday, January 7th, culminating with a free virtual celebration on Friday, January 14th at 6:00 pm that will have special performances and featured artists.

Meal ticket holders will receive a delicious John Sanders meal to be heated and enjoyed at home with a choice between a Rosemary Crusted Beef Brochette, Winter Chicken with Cranberries & Pine Nuts, Vegetarian Butternut Squash Ravioli with Basil Parmesan Sauce or Vegan Option: Butternut Squash Ravioli w/ Classic Marinara along with a bottle of wine from an El Dorado County Winery.

Meals can be picked up at MORE, 399 Placerville Drive, the day of the event, Friday, January 14th, between 3:30-5:30 PM. Tickets are $55 each or two for $100.

Proceeds will benefit the Peggy DeWolf Memorial Garden Plaza being constructed in front of MORE for outdoor community events.
TIPS FOR REGISTERING FOR CHAMBER EVENTS:
Username: Your profile ID when you joined, contact us if you need your profile ID
Password: Last 4 numbers of your phone number; option to reset.
You can also register without logging in, just click "NONE" for Organization if needed.
Note: The opinions expressed by affiliated speakers, sponsors, and volunteers are solely those of the individuals and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce.
Quick Links
PREMIER PARTNERS
MEMBERS OF DISTINCTION
El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce
Home of the California Welcome Center
(916) 933-1335


2085 Vine Street, Ste. 105
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762